22 days in Brittany Itinerary

22 days in Brittany Itinerary

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22 days in Brittany Itinerary

Start: Boston
Fly:  12​h
1
Rennes
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Perros-Guirec
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Brest
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Concarneau
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Carnac
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Boston

4
nights
Rennes

Rennes ©
Many tour guides skip Rennes, a "City of Art and History," but that doesn't mean you should.
Explore Rennes' surroundings by going to Dinan (Centre Historique & Chateau de la Hunaudaye), Pointe du Decolle (in Saint-Lunaire) and Chateau de Fougeres (in Fougeres). There's lots more to do: stroll around Parc du Thabor, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage du Sillon, don't miss a visit to Les Remparts de Saint-Malo, and get to know the fascinating history of Pointe du Grouin.

To find maps, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Rennes sightseeing tool .

Boston, USA to Rennes is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Time (CET) is 6 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 65°F, and evening lows to 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can go by car to Perros-Guirec.

Things to do in Rennes

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Saint-Malo, Plevenon, Dinan, Promenade du Clair de Lune, Cap d'Erquy
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Les Remparts de Saint-Malo ©
Les Remparts de Saint-Malo
Parc du Thabor ©
Parc du Thabor
Pointe du Grouin ©
Pointe du Grouin

3
nights
Perros-Guirec

Perros-Guirec ©
Perros-Guirec is a popular seaside resort with beaches and opportunities for water and beach sports.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Perros-Guirec: Ile de Batz (in Roscoff), La Vallee des Saints (in Carnoet) and Temple de Lanleff (in Lanleff). Next up on the itinerary: trek along Sentier des douaniers, don't miss a visit to Oratoire de Saint-Guirec, identify plant and animal life at Reserve Naturelle des Sept Iles, and head outdoors with Ile Renote.

To see maps, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Perros-Guirec trip planner.

Getting from Rennes to Perros-Guirec by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Rennes in May: highs in Perros-Guirec hover around 59°F, while lows dip to 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can drive to Brest.

Things to do in Perros-Guirec

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

La Vallee des Saints, Le Phare du Paon, Temple de Lanleff, Ploumanac'h LIghthouse, Abbaye de Beauport
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

4
nights
Brest

Brest ©
Brest is a city in the Finistère département in Brittany. Venture out of the city with trips to Foret de Huelgoat (in Huelgoat), Eglise Saint-Etienne de Plouezoc'h (in Plouezoc'h) and Chateau du Taureau (in Carantec). There's lots more to do: categoryPhrases.phrase.get_up_close_and_personal_with_brilliant_marine_life_at Oceanopolis, make a trip to Pointe de Pen-Hir, enjoy the sea views from Le Phare du Petit Minou, and admire the natural beauty at Jardin Exotique et Botanique de Roscoff.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Brest trip planner.

You can drive from Perros-Guirec to Brest in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. May in Brest sees daily highs of 61°F and lows of 48°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can go by car to Concarneau.

Things to do in Brest

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Plougonvelin, Roscoff, Pointe de Pen-Hir, Foret de Huelgoat, Chateau du Taureau
Highlights from your plan
Musee Memoires 39-45 ©
Musee Memoires 39-45
Oceanopolis ©
Oceanopolis
Pointe de Pen-Hir ©
Pointe de Pen-Hir

4
nights
Concarneau

Concarneau ©
Concarneau is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France. Venture out of the city with trips to Pointe du Van (in Cleden-Cap-Sizun), Centre Historique de Locronan (in Locronan) and Port Museum (Port-Musee) (in Douarnenez). There's lots more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Ville Close de Concarneau, make a trip to Centre Historique de Pont-Aven, enjoy the sea views from Phare d'Eckmuhl, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Concarneau trip planner.

You can drive from Brest to Concarneau in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 68°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Carnac.

Things to do in Concarneau

Museums Historic Sites Spas

Side Trips

Pont-Aven, Quimper, Pointe de la Torche, Phare d'Eckmuhl, Pointe du Van
Highlights from your plan
Port Museum (Port-Musee) ©
Port Museum (Port-Musee)
Ville Close de Concarneau ©
Ville Close de Concarneau
Spas

5
nights
Carnac

Carnac ©
Carnac is a commune beside the Gulf of Morbihan on the south coast of Brittany in the Morbihan department in north-western France.Its inhabitants are called Carnacois in French. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Carnac: Bangor (Phare de Goulphar & Les Aiguilles de Port Coton), Pointe du Conguel (in Quiberon) and Vannes (Centre Historique de Vannes & Jardin des Remparts). And it doesn't end there: delve into the mystery of Carnac stones, steep yourself in history at Old City Walls of Vannes, take a tour of Cimetiere de Bateaux de KERHERVY, and take a leisurely stroll along Port De St Goustan.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Carnac using our trip planner.

You can drive from Concarneau to Carnac in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Carnac can reach 71°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Carnac

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Vannes, Quiberon, Bangor, Lorient, La Pointe des Poulains
Highlights from your plan
Cote Sauvage ©
Cote Sauvage
Carnac stones ©
Carnac stones
Les Aiguilles de Port Coton ©
Les Aiguilles de Port Coton

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