7 days in Brittany & Caen Itinerary

7 days in Brittany & Caen Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Colmar
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  4 h 15 min
1
Loheac
— Few hours
Drive:  3 h
2
Landerneau
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Penmarch
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
4
Vannes
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
5
Caen
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
End: Colmar

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Loheac

Loheac ©
Lohéac is a commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department in Brittany in northwestern France.Image GalleryPopulationInhabitants of Lohéac are called Lohéaciens in French. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of (Mégalithes) Menhirs De Monteneuf and then see the interesting displays at Manoir de l'Automobile.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Loheac tour planner.

Colmar to Loheac is an approximately 4- hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to travel to Landerneau.

Things to do in Loheac

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

(Mégalithes) Menhirs De Monteneuf
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Manoir de l'Automobile ©
Manoir de l'Automobile
(Mégalithes) Menhirs De Monteneuf ©
(Mégalithes) Menhirs De Monteneuf

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night
Landerneau

Landerneau
Landerneau is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.It lies at the mouth of the Elorn River which divides the Breton provinces of Cornouaille and Léon, 20km east of Brest. For more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Landerneau trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Loheac to Landerneau takes 3 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Landerneau can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. You will leave for Penmarch on the 22nd (Mon).

Things to do in Landerneau

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

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Penmarch

Penmarch
To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Penmarch trip planner.

Drive from Landerneau to Penmarch in 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Penmarch can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. You will leave for Vannes on the 23rd (Tue).

Things to do in Penmarch

Outdoors Tours Parks

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): take an unorthodox tour of Carnac stones and then take a stroll through Place Henri IV.

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

You can drive from Penmarch to Vannes in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in October, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Caen.

Things to do in Vannes

Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Carnac stones
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Carnac stones ©
Carnac stones

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Caen

Caen ©
Caen is known for its historical buildings built during the reign of William the Conqueror, who was buried there, and for the Battle for Caen--heavy fighting that took place in and around Caen during the Battle of Normandy in 1944, destroying much of the city.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): try to win big at Casino Barriere de Deauville. On the 26th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, and then kick back and relax at Omaha Beach.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Caen trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Vannes to Caen in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. In October in Caen, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Caen

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Normandy American Cemetery, Cimetiere Militaire Allemand de La Cambe, Casino Barriere de Deauville, Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, Omaha Beach
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Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Pegasus Memorial ©
Pegasus Memorial