9 days in Normandy & Brittany Itinerary

9 days in Normandy & Brittany Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rouen
— 2 nights
2
Bayeux
— 2 nights
3
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 1 night
4
Vannes
— 1 night
5
Brest
— 2 nights

2
nights
Rouen

Rouen ©
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption, take in the dramatic natural features at Falaises d'Etretat, and then make a trip to Chemin des Douaniers.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Rouen tour builder app.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Rouen is an approximately 5.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. July in Rouen sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Rouen

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Etretat, Giverny
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Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
Falaises d'Etretat ©
Falaises d'Etretat
Fondation Claude Monet ©
Fondation Claude Monet

2
nights
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame, thenstroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery, thenstroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Omaha Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, thensteep yourself in history at Remains Mulberry Harbour, thentake an in-depth tour of Pegasus Memorial, and finally learn about all things military at Memorial de Caen.

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Getting from Rouen to Bayeux by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Normandy American Cemetery, Remains Mulberry Harbour, Pegasus Memorial, Omaha Beach, Memorial de Caen
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Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
 Bayeux War Cemetery
Bayeux War Cemetery

1
night
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James, explore the different monuments and memorials at Mausolee du Mont d'Huisnes, thendon't miss a visit to Terrasse de l'Ouest, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Mont Saint-Michel.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Mont-Saint-Michel itinerary website.

You can take a train from Bayeux to Mont-Saint-Michel in 4 hours. In July, daytime highs in Mont-Saint-Michel are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Vannes.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James, Mausolee du Mont d'Huisnes
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Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James ©
Mausolee du Mont d'Huisnes ©
Mausolee du Mont d'Huisnes

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 24th (Fri): take in the waterfront at Port De St Goustan, thendelve into the mystery of Carnac stones, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Place Saint-Pierre, and finally make a trip to Centre Historique de Vannes.

To find more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Vannes travel route builder site.

Getting from Mont-Saint-Michel to Vannes by train takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Vannes are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can drive to Brest.

Things to do in Vannes

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Port De St Goustan, Carnac stones
Highlights from your plan
Carnac stones ©
Carnac stones
Port De St Goustan ©
Port De St Goustan

2
nights
Brest

Brest ©
Brest is a city in the Finistère département in Brittany. On the 25th (Sat), admire nature's wide array of creatures at Oceanopolis. On the next day, enjoy the sea views from Pointe Saint-Mathieu, thenlearn about all things military at Musee Memoires 39-45, and then head outdoors with Pointe de Kermorvan.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Brest trip planner.

Traveling by car from Vannes to Brest takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Vannes in July, you will find days in Brest are slightly colder (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Brest

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Plougonvelin, Pointe de Kermorvan
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Musee Memoires 39-45 ©
Musee Memoires 39-45
Oceanopolis ©
Oceanopolis
Pointe Saint-Mathieu ©
Pointe Saint-Mathieu

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