8 days in Brittany Itinerary

8 days in Brittany Itinerary

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Start: Rome
Fly + Drive:  9 h 15 min
1
Vannes
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Concarneau
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Brest
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Perros-Guirec
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
5
Saint-Malo
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Train:  7 h
End: Rome

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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): make a trip to Centre Historique de Vannes, contemplate the long history of Old City Walls of Vannes, thentake an unorthodox tour of Carnac stones, and finally take in the waterfront at Port De St Goustan.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Vannes online trip maker.

Rome, Italy to Vannes is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Rome in September; daily highs in Vannes reach 27°C and lows reach 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can drive to Concarneau.

Things to do in Vannes

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Carnac stones, Port De St Goustan
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Carnac stones ©
Carnac stones
Port De St Goustan ©
Port De St Goustan

1
night
Concarneau

Concarneau ©
Concarneau is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France. On the 3rd (Thu), don't miss a visit to Centre Historique de Pont-Aven, admire the landmark architecture of Saint Corentin Cathedral, thenindulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Ville Close de Concarneau.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Concarneau online route planner.

Drive from Vannes to Concarneau in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Vannes in September, you will find days in Concarneau are slightly colder (23°C), and nights are about the same (13°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Brest.

Things to do in Concarneau

Historic Sites Spas

Side Trips

Saint Corentin Cathedral, Centre Historique de Pont-Aven
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Ville Close de Concarneau ©
Ville Close de Concarneau
Spas
Saint Corentin Cathedral ©
Saint Corentin Cathedral

1
night
Brest

Brest ©
Brest is a city in the Finistère département in Brittany. Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Oceanopolis and then get engrossed in the history at Musee Memoires 39-45.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Brest trip tool.

Drive from Concarneau to Brest in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in Brest, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Perros-Guirec.

Things to do in Brest

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums

Side Trip

Musee Memoires 39-45
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Musee Memoires 39-45 ©
Musee Memoires 39-45
Oceanopolis ©
Oceanopolis

2
nights
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 5th (Sat): enjoy the sea views from Ploumanac'h LIghthouse, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Grand Site Naturel de Ploumanac'h, thenenjoy the sights with a stroll at Sentier des douaniers, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Reserve Naturelle des Sept Iles. On the 6th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape at Cote de Granit Rose, head off the coast to Ile de Batz, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Sentier de L'ile Renote, and finally get outside with Ile Renote.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Perros-Guirec online route planner.

Traveling by car from Brest to Perros-Guirec takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September in Perros-Guirec, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can go by car to Saint-Malo.

Things to do in Perros-Guirec

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tregastel, Ile de Batz, Ploumanac'h LIghthouse, 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 7th (Mon), appreciate the extensive heritage of Pointe du Grouin, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Grand Aquarium, thendon't miss a visit to Les Remparts de Saint-Malo, and finally stroll through Plage du Sillon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Tue): make a trip to Centre Historique, thenstroll around Parc du Thabor, and then walk around Parc de Maurepas.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Saint-Malo online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Perros-Guirec to Saint-Malo by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September in Saint-Malo, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Saint-Malo

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Rennes, Centre Historique, 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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