31 days in Brittany Itinerary

31 days in Brittany Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Indianapolis
Fly:  17 h 30 min
1
Vannes
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Concarneau
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Brest
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Perros-Guirec
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
5
Saint-Malo
— 6 nights
Fly:  22 h 15 min
End: Indianapolis

6
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Cote Sauvage and Plage de la Mine d'Or. You'll explore and learn at Village de Poul-Fetan and Cite de la Voile Eric Tabarly. Venture out of the city with trips to Dolmens de Mane Karioned (in Carnac), Univers du Poete Ferrailleur (in Lizio) and Eglise Notre-Dame-de-la-Tronchaye (in Rochefort en Terre). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Musee de la Compagnie des Indes, stroll through Club Nautique de Damgan, take a stroll through Place Henri IV, and steep yourself in history at (Mégalithes) Menhirs De Monteneuf.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Vannes sightseeing planning site.

Indianapolis, USA to Vannes is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Indianapolis to Vannes is 6 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Indianapolis in May, with highs in Vannes at 62°F and lows at 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Concarneau.

Things to do in Vannes

Museums Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Carnac, Lorient, Club Nautique de Damgan, Basilique Notre Dame du Roncier, (Mégalithes) Menhirs De Monteneuf
Highlights from your plan
Village de Poul-Fetan ©
Village de Poul-Fetan
Univers du Poete Ferrailleur ©
Univers du Poete Ferrailleur
Plage de la Mine d'Or ©
Plage de la Mine d'Or

4
nights
Concarneau

Concarneau ©
Concarneau is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Phare d'Eckmuhl and Musee de la Peche. Step off the beaten path and head to Haliotika - La Cite de la Peche and Saint Corentin Cathedral. Explore Concarneau's surroundings by going to Notre Dame de la Joie (in Penmarch), Maison de l'Andouille Famille Rivalan-Quidu (in Guemene-sur-Scorff) and Le Sterou Parc Naturel (in Priziac). There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Keriolet, examine the collection at Musee Departemental Breton, don't miss a visit to Maison du patrimoine, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise de Saint Ronan.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Concarneau trip planner.

Traveling by car from Vannes to Concarneau takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May in Concarneau, expect temperatures between 62°F during the day and 48°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Brest.

Things to do in Concarneau

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Quimper, Penmarch, Maison de l'Andouille Famille Rivalan-Quidu, Eglise de Saint Ronan, Le Sterou Parc Naturel
Highlights from your plan
Phare d'Eckmuhl ©
Phare d'Eckmuhl
Haliotika - La Cite de la Peche ©
Haliotika - La Cite de la Peche
Musée de Pont-Aven ©
Musée de Pont-Aven

7
nights
Brest

Brest ©
Brest is a city in the Finistère département in Brittany. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Site of Meneham and Enclos Paroissial de Guimiliau. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Ile vierge and Phare Saint-Mathieu. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brest: Cathedrale Saint-Paul-Aurelien (in Saint-Pol-de-Leon), Plage de Carantec (in Carantec) and Notre Dame de Croaz Batz (in Roscoff). There's much more to do: brush up on your military savvy at Musee Memoires 39-45, take in the spiritual surroundings of Enclos paroissial de Lampaul-Guimiliau, make a trip to Enclos Paroissial de Saint-Thegonnec, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage des Blancs Sablons.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Brest tour itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Concarneau to Brest takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May in Brest, expect temperatures between 61°F during the day and 48°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Perros-Guirec.

Things to do in Brest

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Plouzane, Crozon, Plougonvelin, Cathedrale Saint-Paul-Aurelien, Les 7 calvaires monumentaux de Bretagne
Highlights from your plan
Phare Saint-Mathieu ©
Phare Saint-Mathieu
Ile vierge ©
Ile vierge
Site of Meneham ©
Site of Meneham

5
nights
Perros-Guirec

Perros-Guirec ©
Perros-Guirec is a popular seaside resort with beaches and opportunities for water and beach sports.
Cite des Telecoms and Musee de l'Histoire et des Traditions de Bretagne will appeal to museum buffs. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Grand Site Naturel de Ploumanac'h and Cathedrale Saint-Tugdual. Get out of town with these interesting Perros-Guirec side-trips: Plougrescant (Castel Meur & Site du Gouffre) and Sillon de Talbert (in Pleubian). There's lots more to do: stroll through Sentier des douaniers, stroll through Plage de Trestraou, pause for some serene contemplation at Notre Dame de la Clarte, and kick back and relax at Plage de la Greve Blanche.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Perros-Guirec attractions website.

Traveling by car from Brest to Perros-Guirec takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 59°F, and evening lows to 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Saint-Malo.

Things to do in Perros-Guirec

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Tregastel, Treguier, Plougrescant, Chateau de la Roche-Jagu, Cite des Telecoms
Highlights from your plan
Ploumanac'h LIghthouse ©
Ploumanac'h LIghthouse
Plage de Trestraou ©
Plage de Trestraou
Cote de Granit Rose ©
Cote de Granit Rose

6
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Fort La Latte and Chateau de Vitre. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Phare du Cap Fréhel and GR 34. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saint-Malo: Manoir de l'Automobile (in Loheac), Eglise Saint-Sulpice de Fougeres (in Fougeres) and La Grande Plage des Rosaires (in Plerin). There's lots more to do: step off the mainland to explore Le Grand Be, see the interesting displays at Cathedraloscope, kick back and relax at Plage de l'Ecluse, and make a trip to Petit Bé.

To find where to stay and other tourist information, read Saint-Malo sightseeing planner.

Drive from Perros-Guirec to Saint-Malo in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 62°F in May, and nighttime lows around 47°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Saint-Malo

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cancale, Dinan, Plevenon, Saint-Lunaire, Dol-de-Bretagne
Highlights from your plan
Long cours et Cap Horniers (tour Solidor) ©
Long cours et Cap Horniers (tour Solidor)
Fort La Latte ©
Fort La Latte
Manoir de l'Automobile ©
Manoir de l'Automobile

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