18 days in Finistere Itinerary

18 days in Finistere Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Manchester
Drive:  10 h
1
Plogoff
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Concarneau
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Brest
— 8 nights
Drive:  9 h 45 min
End: Manchester

3
nights
Plogoff

Plogoff ©
Plogoff is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.It contains three small ports suitable for small vessels: Pors-Loubous, Feunten-Aod and Bestrée. Let the collections at Musee la Maison Henaff and Le Dessus des Halles - Art Ria capture your imagination. Explore Plogoff's surroundings by going to Musee de l'Amiral (in Pouldreuzic) and Chapelle de Languidou (in Plovan). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Pointe du Raz, take some stellar pictures from Pointe du Castelmeur, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapelle Saint-They, and identify plant and animal life at Reserve Cap Sizun.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Plogoff trip builder app.

Manchester, UK to Plogoff is an approximately 13.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In July, daytime highs in Plogoff are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Concarneau.

Things to do in Plogoff

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Cleden-Cap-Sizun, Pouldreuzic, Chapelle de Languidou, Le Dessus des Halles - Art Ria, Reserve Cap Sizun
Highlights from your plan
Pointe du Raz ©
Pointe du Raz
Musee la Maison Henaff ©
Musee la Maison Henaff
Musee de l'Amiral ©
Musee de l'Amiral

6
nights
Concarneau

Concarneau ©
Concarneau is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France. Museum-lovers will get to explore Musee de la Peche and Port Museum (Port-Musee). Venture out of the city with trips to Quimper (Eglise Saint Mathieu & Galerie de l'Ecole de Broderie d'Art Pascal Jouen), Abri du Marin (in Sainte-Marine) and Locronan (Eglise de Saint Ronan & Centre Historique de Locronan). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Ville Close de Concarneau, admire the masterpieces at Musee Des Beaux-Arts De Quimper, admire the landmark architecture of Saint Corentin Cathedral, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

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You can drive from Plogoff to Concarneau in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July in Concarneau, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can drive to Brest.

Things to do in Concarneau

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Quimper, Pont-Aven, Quimperle, Loctudy, Locronan
Highlights from your plan
Ville Close de Concarneau ©
Ville Close de Concarneau
Port Museum (Port-Musee) ©
Port Museum (Port-Musee)
Haliotika - La Cite de la Peche ©
Haliotika - La Cite de la Peche

8
nights
Brest

Brest ©
Brest is a city in the Finistère département in Brittany. Appreciate the collections at Musee national de la Marine and Ecomusee de Plouigneau. Explore Brest's surroundings by going to Plougonvelin (Pointe Saint-Mathieu & Musee Memoires 39-45), Abbaye Saint-Mathieu de Fine-Terre (in Saint-Mathieu) and Parc Naturel Marin d’Iroise (in Le Conquet). There's still lots to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Oceanopolis, take in the exciting artwork at Le Fonds Helene & Edouard Leclerc pour la Culture, head off the coast to Ile de Batz, and see the interesting displays at Moulin de Keriolet.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Brest tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Concarneau to Brest in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Brest are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Brest

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Camaret-sur-Mer, Plougonvelin, Plougastel Daoulas, Plouzane, Morlaix
Highlights from your plan
Musee Memoires 39-45 ©
Musee Memoires 39-45
Ecomusee de Plouigneau ©
Ecomusee de Plouigneau