25 days in Brittany Itinerary

25 days in Brittany Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Vannes
— 5 nights
2
Concarneau
— 4 nights
3
Brest
— 4 nights
4
Perros-Guirec
— 4 nights
5
Rennes
— 5 nights

5
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cote Sauvage and Basilique Notre Dame du Roncier. Visit Cathedrale Saint Pierre and Place Henri IV for their historical value. Explore Vannes' surroundings by going to Univers du Poete Ferrailleur (in Lizio), Pointe de Kerpenhir (in Locmariaquer) and (Mégalithes) Menhirs De Monteneuf (in Monteneuf). And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint Cornely, make a trip to Phare de Goulphar, see the interesting displays at Musee de la Compagnie des Indes, and kick back and relax at Plage de la Mine d'Or.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Vannes online trip builder.

Sydney, Australia to Vannes is an approximately 30-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Vannes is minus 9 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Vannes can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Concarneau.

Things to do in Vannes

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Carnac, Quiberon, Phare de Goulphar, Village de Poul-Fetan, Basilique de Sainte Anne D'auray
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Basilique Notre Dame du Roncier ©
Basilique Notre Dame du Roncier
Univers du Poete Ferrailleur ©
Univers du Poete Ferrailleur
Eglise Saint Cornely ©
Eglise Saint Cornely

4
nights
Concarneau

Concarneau ©
Concarneau is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Phare d'Eckmuhl and Musee de la Peche. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Musée de Pont-Aven and Pointe du Van. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Concarneau: Sainte Barbe (in Le Faouet), Pointe de la Torche (in Plomeur) and Port Museum (Port-Musee) (in Douarnenez). There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Keriolet, explore the world behind art at Musee Des Beaux-Arts De Quimper, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise de Saint Ronan, and sample the tasty concoctions at Cidrerie Kerne.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Concarneau attractions website.

You can drive from Vannes to Concarneau in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Vannes in September, expect nights in Concarneau to be about the same, around °C, while days are little chillier, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can drive to Brest.

Things to do in Concarneau

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Pont-Aven, Quimper, Penmarch, Pointe du Van, Sainte Barbe
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Pointe du Van ©
Pointe du Van
Phare d'Eckmuhl ©
Phare d'Eckmuhl
Notre Dame de la Joie ©
Notre Dame de la Joie

4
nights
Brest

Brest ©
Brest is a city in the Finistère département in Brittany. Le Fonds Helene & Edouard Leclerc pour la Culture and Site of Meneham are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Discover out-of-the-way places like Phare Saint-Mathieu and Musee Memoires 39-45. Explore Brest's surroundings by going to Enclos Paroissial de Guimiliau (in Guimiliau), Chapelle Sainte-Marie-du-Menez-Hom (in Plomodiern) and Notre Dame de Croaz Batz (in Roscoff). There's still lots to do: visit a coastal fixture at Le Phare du Petit Minou, stroll through Chateau de Kerjean, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Enclos paroissial de Lampaul-Guimiliau, and don't miss a visit to Chapelle Notre-Dame-De-Rocamadour.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Brest online day trip planner.

You can drive from Concarneau to Brest in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Brest can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can drive to Perros-Guirec.

Things to do in Brest

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Plougonvelin, Le Fonds Helene & Edouard Leclerc pour la Culture, La Pointe des Espagnols, Chapelle Sainte-Marie-du-Menez-Hom, Le Phare du Petit Minou
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Site of Meneham ©
Site of Meneham
Enclos paroissial de Lampaul-Guimiliau ©
Enclos paroissial de Lampaul-Guimiliau
Chapelle Sainte-Marie-du-Menez-Hom ©
Chapelle Sainte-Marie-du-Menez-Hom

4
nights
Perros-Guirec

Perros-Guirec ©
Perros-Guirec is a popular seaside resort with beaches and opportunities for water and beach sports.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Cathedrale Saint-Tugdual and Abbey Bon Repos. Get some cultural insight at Chateau de la Roche-Jagu and Castel Meur. Venture out of the city with trips to Site du Gouffre (in Plougrescant), Pointe du Roselier (in Plerin) and Le Phare du Paon (in Ile-de-Brehat). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Trestrignel, pause for some serene contemplation at 'Eglise de Saint Jacques, identify plant and animal life at Sentier de L'ile Renote, and enjoy the sea views from Ploumanac'h LIghthouse.

To find reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Perros-Guirec trip planner.

You can drive from Brest to Perros-Guirec in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can go by car to Rennes.

Things to do in Perros-Guirec

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Plougrescant, Treguier, Lannion, Sentier de L'ile Renote, Ploumanac'h LIghthouse
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Castel Meur ©
Castel Meur
Ploumanac'h LIghthouse ©
Ploumanac'h LIghthouse
 Abbey Bon Repos ©
Abbey Bon Repos

5
nights
Rennes

Rennes ©
Many tour guides skip Rennes, a "City of Art and History," but that doesn't mean you should.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Manoir de l'Automobile and Chateau de Vitre. Step off the beaten path and head to Basilique St-Sauveur and GR 34. Explore Rennes' surroundings by going to Saint-Malo (Long cours et Cap Horniers (tour Solidor) & Le Grand Be), Abbaye de Lehon (in Lehon) and Dinan (La Tour de l'Horloge & Eglise Saint-Malo de Dinan). Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Chemin de Ronde, enjoy the sea views from Phare du Cap Fréhel, pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint-Sulpice de Fougeres, and kick back and relax at Plage de l'Ecluse.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Rennes day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Perros-Guirec to Rennes takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. September in Rennes sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rennes

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Saint-Malo, Dinan, Dinard, Abbaye de Lehon, Eglise Saint-Sulpice de Fougeres
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Basilique St-Sauveur ©
Basilique St-Sauveur
Eglise Saint-Sulpice de Fougeres ©
Eglise Saint-Sulpice de Fougeres
Cathedrale Saint-Samson
Cathedrale Saint-Samson

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