8 days in Brittany Itinerary

8 days in Brittany Itinerary

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Start: Cardiff
Drive:  8 h 15 min
1
Concarneau
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Vannes
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Perros-Guirec
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
4
Saint-Malo
— 2 nights
+4
Fly + Train + Subway + Foot + Train:  6 h 30 min
End: Cardiff

3
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 Raz (in Plogoff), Brest (Oceanopolis & Room Escape Games) and Eglise de Saint Ronan (in Locronan). And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Ville Close de Concarneau, contemplate the long history of Saint Corentin Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of Musee Memoires 39-45, and enjoy the sea views from Pointe Saint-Mathieu.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Concarneau driving holiday app.

Cardiff, UK to Concarneau is an approximately 11-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Cardiff to Concarneau is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to drive to Vannes.

Things to do in Concarneau

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Brest, Plougonvelin, Pointe du Raz, Saint Corentin Cathedral, Eglise de Saint Ronan
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Musee Memoires 39-45 ©
Musee Memoires 39-45
Ville Close de Concarneau ©
Ville Close de Concarneau
Oceanopolis ©
Oceanopolis

1
night
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 7th (Fri): admire the striking features of Chateau de Suscinio, thentake a leisurely stroll along Port De St Goustan, thenexplore the ancient world of Carnac stones, and finally don't miss a visit to Centre Historique de Vannes.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Vannes travel route planning site.

Drive from Concarneau to Vannes in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Vannes can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to drive to Perros-Guirec.

Things to do in Vannes

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Port De St Goustan, Chateau de Suscinio, Carnac stones
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Carnac stones ©
Carnac stones
Port De St Goustan ©
Port De St Goustan
Chateau de Suscinio ©
Chateau de Suscinio

1
night
Perros-Guirec

Perros-Guirec ©
Perros-Guirec is a popular seaside resort with beaches and opportunities for water and beach sports.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Reserve Naturelle des Sept Iles, thenexplore the striking landscape at Cote de Granit Rose, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Grand Site Naturel de Ploumanac'h, and finally enjoy the sights with a stroll at Sentier des douaniers.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Perros-Guirec road trip tool.

Getting from Vannes to Perros-Guirec by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can go by car to Saint-Malo.

Things to do in Perros-Guirec

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Cote de Granit Rose
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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

2
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.
On the 9th (Sun), get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Grand Aquarium, thenmake a trip to Les Remparts de Saint-Malo, thenstep off the mainland to explore Le Grand Be, and finally stroll around Parc du Thabor. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Centre Historique, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Samson, thenget to know the fascinating history of Pointe du Grouin, and finally kick back and relax at Plage du Sillon.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Saint-Malo trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Perros-Guirec to Saint-Malo by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Saint-Malo

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Centre Historique, Cathedrale Saint-Samson, Parc du Thabor, Pointe du Grouin
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Les Remparts de Saint-Malo ©
Les Remparts de Saint-Malo
Grand Aquarium ©
Grand Aquarium
Plage du Sillon ©
Plage du Sillon

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