20 days in Brittany Itinerary

20 days in Brittany Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Exeter
Drive:  7 h
1
Plougonvelin
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Quimper
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
3
Vannes
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Perros-Guirec
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
5
Saint-Malo
— 5 nights
Fly + Bus:  6 h 15 min
End: Exeter

3
nights
Plougonvelin

Plougonvelin ©
Plougonvelin is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.PopulationInhabitants of Plougonvelin are called in French Plougonvelinois.Breton languageThe municipality launched a linguistic plan through Ya d'ar brezhoneg on June 16, 2005.In 2008, 8.44% of primary-school children attended bilingual schools.SightsThe commune contains the Abbaye de Saint-Mathieu. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Plougonvelin: Le Fonds Helene & Edouard Leclerc pour la Culture (in Landerneau), Brest (Vallon du stang Alar, Oceanopolis, &more) and Enclos Paroissial de Guimiliau (in Guimiliau). The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Musee Memoires 39-45, cool off at La Recre des Trois Cures, admire the striking features of Fort du Dellec, and enjoy the sea views from Pointe Saint-Mathieu.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Plougonvelin journey website.

Exeter, UK to Plougonvelin is an approximately 9- hour car ride. The time zone difference when traveling from Exeter to Plougonvelin is 1 hour. In September, daily temperatures in Plougonvelin can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Quimper.

Things to do in Plougonvelin

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums

Side Trips

Brest, Le Fonds Helene & Edouard Leclerc pour la Culture, La Recre des Trois Cures, Fort du Dellec, Enclos Paroissial de Guimiliau
Highlights from your plan
Musee Memoires 39-45 ©
Musee Memoires 39-45
Pointe Saint-Mathieu ©
Pointe Saint-Mathieu
Oceanopolis ©
Oceanopolis

4
nights
Quimper

Quimper ©
Explore Quimper's surroundings by going to Pointe de Pen-Hir (in Camaret-sur-Mer), Cap de la Chevre (in Crozon) and Musee vivant des vieux metiers (in Argol).

Discover how to plan a Quimper trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Plougonvelin to Quimper in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Vannes.

Things to do in Quimper

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Concarneau, Locronan, Pont-Aven, Pointe du Raz, Port Museum (Port-Musee)
Highlights from your plan
Port Museum (Port-Musee) ©
Port Museum (Port-Musee)
Saint Corentin Cathedral ©
Saint Corentin Cathedral
Pointe du Raz ©
Pointe du Raz

3
nights
Vannes

Vannes
Founded over 2,000 years ago, Vannes is a vacation harbor town with beaches, shopping, museums, and gardens, as well as interesting medieval city gates and timber-framed houses scattered throughout its Old Town.
Change things up with these side-trips from Vannes: Univers du Poete Ferrailleur (in Lizio), Cote Sauvage (in Quiberon) and Rochefort-en-terre (in Rochefort en Terre). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Centre Historique de Vannes, explore the ancient world of Carnac stones, take a leisurely stroll along Port De St Goustan, and get to know the fascinating history of Place Saint-Pierre.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Vannes trip planner.

Traveling by train from Quimper to Vannes takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Quimper in September, you will find days in Vannes are somewhat warmer (27°C), and nights are about the same (14°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Perros-Guirec.

Things to do in Vannes

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Carnac, Chateau de Suscinio, Univers du Poete Ferrailleur, Cote Sauvage, Rochefort-en-terre
Highlights from your plan
Cote Sauvage
Cote Sauvage
Jardin des Remparts ©
Jardin des Remparts
Carnac stones ©
Carnac stones

4
nights
Perros-Guirec

Perros-Guirec ©
Perros-Guirec is a popular seaside resort with beaches and opportunities for water and beach sports.
Get out of town with these interesting Perros-Guirec side-trips: Abbaye de Beauport (in Paimpol), Chapelle Saint-Michel (in Ile-de-Brehat) and Roscoff (Ile de Batz & Jardin Exotique et Botanique de Roscoff). There's much more to do: stroll through Sentier des douaniers, get to know the fascinating history of Grand Site Naturel de Ploumanac'h, take in the dramatic natural features at Cote de Granit Rose, and look for all kinds of wild species at Reserve Naturelle des Sept Iles.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Perros-Guirec trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Vannes to Perros-Guirec takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Vannes, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Perros-Guirec, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Saint-Malo.

Things to do in Perros-Guirec

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Tregastel, Roscoff, Abbaye de Beauport, Cathedrale Saint-Tugdual, La Vallee des Saints
Highlights from your plan
Cote de Granit Rose ©
Cote de Granit Rose
Sentier des douaniers ©
Sentier des douaniers
Grand Site Naturel de Ploumanac'h ©
Grand Site Naturel de Ploumanac'h

5
nights
Saint-Malo

Saint-Malo ©
Once the feared base of pirates and heavily fortified against Norman attacks, today's coastal Saint-Malo is one of the top tourist draws.
Change things up with these side-trips from Saint-Malo: Cap d'Erquy (in Erquy), Parc Indian Forest Morieux (in Morieux) and Cap Fréhel (in Plevenon). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Les Remparts de Saint-Malo, head off the coast to Le Grand Be, observe the fascinating underwater world at Grand Aquarium, and walk around Parc du Thabor.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Saint-Malo trip site.

Getting from Perros-Guirec to Saint-Malo by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Saint-Malo are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Saint-Malo

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Rennes, Cancale, Dinan, Promenade du Clair de Lune, Pointe du Decolle
Highlights from your plan
Les Remparts de Saint-Malo ©
Les Remparts de Saint-Malo
Plage du Sillon ©
Plage du Sillon
Grand Aquarium ©
Grand Aquarium

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