59 days in France & Bruges Itinerary

59 days in France & Bruges Itinerary

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Start: Newark, United States
Fly + Drive:  12 h 15 min
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Giverny, France
— Few hours
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Train + Subway + Train + Bus:  5 h 15 min
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Mont-Saint-Michel, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
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Barneville-Carteret, France
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 30 min
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Bayeux, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
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Trouville-sur-Mer, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  15 min
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Honfleur, France
— 2 nights
Bus:  30 min
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Le Havre, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
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Etretat, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
9
Rouen, France
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
10
Compiegne City, France
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
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Dourdan, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
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Amiens, France
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
13
Dunkirk, France
— 2 nights
Train:  7 h 30 min
14
Mont-Saint-Michel, France
— 2 nights
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Train + Foot + Subway + Foot + Train:  8 h 30 min
15
Bruges, Belgium
— 3 nights
Drive:  6 h
16
Saint-Malo, France
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
17
Bayeux, France
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
18
Angers, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
19
Carnac, France
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
20
Ploumanac'h, France
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
21
Pont-Aven, France
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
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Roscoff, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
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Paimpont, France
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h
24
Dinan, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
25
Carnac, France
— 3 nights
Drive:  15 min
26
Auray, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
27
Morlaix, France
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  20 h
End: Newark, United States

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Giverny, France

Giverny ©
Giverny is a small French village in Upper Normandy, best known as the rural retreat of the Impressionist painter Claude Monet (1840-1926).
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Domaine of Villarceaux.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Giverny tour itinerary planner.

Newark, USA to Giverny is an approximately 12- hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Newark to Giverny due to the time zone difference. In July, Giverny is slightly colder than Newark - with highs of 75°F and lows of 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Giverny

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Domaine of Villarceaux
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Domaine of Villarceaux ©
Domaine of Villarceaux

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Mont-Saint-Michel, France

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): stop by La Maison Guella Biscuitier Confiseur, pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint Leonard, then see the interesting displays at Musee du poire, and finally admire the sheer force of Petite Cascade de Mortain.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Mont-Saint-Michel visit planner.

Getting from Giverny to Mont-Saint-Michel by combination of train and bus takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. In July, plan for daily highs up to 72°F, and evening lows to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Barneville-Carteret.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Eglise Saint Leonard, Petite Cascade de Mortain, La Maison Guella Biscuitier Confiseur, Musee du poire
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Mont Saint-Michel Bay ©
Mont Saint-Michel Bay
Eglise Saint Leonard ©
Eglise Saint Leonard
Petite Cascade de Mortain ©
Petite Cascade de Mortain

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Barneville-Carteret, France

Barneville-Carteret ©
Situated across from the Channel Islands, Barneville-Carteret is a seaside resort that assures you of its excellent water quality due to its recognition as a Blue Flag beach--a designation awarded to seaside areas adhering to specific environmental standards.
On the 24th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Moulin a Vent du Cotentin, identify plant and animal life at Le Havre de Portbail, and then kick back and relax at Plage de Barneville..

To see where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Barneville-Carteret trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Mont-Saint-Michel to Barneville-Carteret takes 2 hours. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In July, daytime highs in Barneville-Carteret are 68°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Barneville-Carteret

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Le Havre de Portbail, Moulin a Vent du Cotentin
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Plage de Barneville. ©
Plage de Barneville.
Moulin a Vent du Cotentin ©
Moulin a Vent du Cotentin

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Bayeux, France

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): get to know the resident critters at Zoo de Jurques, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery, and then take in the history at Omaha Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by H2O Parapluies, look for gifts at Les Vergers de Ducy, then take an in-depth tour of Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, then admire the masterpieces at Musee Baron Gerard, and finally stop by Au Fin Gousier.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Bayeux trip maker.

Traveling by car from Barneville-Carteret to Bayeux takes 1.5 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Barneville-Carteret to Bayeux due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Barneville-Carteret in July: highs in Bayeux hover around 74°F, while lows dip to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Trouville-sur-Mer.

Things to do in Bayeux

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

H2O Parapluies, Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery, Zoo de Jurques, Omaha Beach, Les Vergers de Ducy
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Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery ©
Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery
Musee Baron Gerard ©
Musee Baron Gerard
Omaha Beach ©
Omaha Beach

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Trouville-sur-Mer, France

Trouville-sur-Mer ©
This village of fishermen is a popular coastal resort attraction in Normandy.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): kick back and relax at Deauville Beach, then hunt for treasures at Marche de Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Chateau de Vendeuvre. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Les Buissonnets, experience rural life at Ferme pedagogique de OUEZY - CANON, then do a tasting at Domaine Dupont, then stop by Cremerie Normande, and finally look for gifts at L Instant Fromages.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Trouville-sur-Mer visit planning website.

Drive from Bayeux to Trouville-sur-Mer in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Trouville-sur-Mer can reach 70°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Honfleur.

Things to do in Trouville-sur-Mer

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Chateau de Vendeuvre, Marche de Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives, Deauville Beach, Ferme pedagogique de OUEZY - CANON, Domaine Dupont
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Deauville Beach ©
Deauville Beach
Les Buissonnets ©
Les Buissonnets
Chateau de Vendeuvre ©
Chateau de Vendeuvre

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Honfleur, France

Honfleur ©
Honfleur is a town surrounding a beautiful little 17th-century harbor in Lower Normandy.
On the 29th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Eglise Saint-Leonard, then look for all kinds of wild species at Naturospace, and then hike along Chemin de Decouverte du Marais. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Carrousel a Honfleur, look for gifts at Gribouille, then get engrossed in the history at Musee du Vieux Honfleur, and finally kick back and relax at Plage du Butin.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Honfleur day trip planning tool.

Honfleur is just a short distance from Trouville-sur-Mer. In July, daily temperatures in Honfleur can reach 70°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to take a bus to Le Havre.

Things to do in Honfleur

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Chemin de Decouverte du Marais
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Eglise Saint-Leonard ©
Eglise Saint-Leonard
Carrousel a Honfleur ©
Carrousel a Honfleur
Musee du Vieux Honfleur ©
Musee du Vieux Honfleur

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Le Havre, France

Le Havre ©
Le Havre is a port city at the mouth of the Seine, on the English Channel in Upper Normandy.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbaye de Montivilliers, get outside with Abeille Parachutisme, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise Notre Dame des Flots, then grab your bike and head to La Plage du Havre, and finally stop by Loho Le Local Shop. Here are some ideas for day two: get outside with Le Square Saint Roch, then examine the collection at Museum d'Histoire Naturelle, then take an in-depth tour of Musee Hotel Dubocage de Bleville, and finally admire the masterpieces at Carre du Theatre de l'Hotel de Ville.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Le Havre holiday maker website.

Le Havre is just a short distance from Honfleur. Expect a daytime high around 69°F in July, and nighttime lows around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Etretat.

Things to do in Le Havre

Outdoors Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Abbaye de Montivilliers
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Abeille Parachutisme ©
Abeille Parachutisme
Abbaye de Montivilliers ©
Abbaye de Montivilliers
Museum d'Histoire Naturelle ©
Museum d'Histoire Naturelle

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Etretat, France

Etretat
Etretat is a small coastal village on the Alabaster Coast in Normandy.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): get outside with Cote d'Albatre and then play a few rounds at Golf d'Etretat. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at La mer a boire, browse the eclectic array of goods at Le Vieux Marche, kick back and relax at Plage-Baignade Yport, then steep yourself in history at Maison Henri IV, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chapelle Notre Dame de Bon Port.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Etretat holiday builder.

You can drive from Le Havre to Etretat in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August in Etretat, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 58°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Rouen.

Things to do in Etretat

Outdoors Golf Shopping

Side Trips

Saint-Valery-en-Caux, Plage-Baignade Yport
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Plage-Baignade Yport
Plage-Baignade Yport
Maison Henri IV ©
Maison Henri IV
Golf d'Etretat ©
Golf d'Etretat

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Rouen, France

Rouen ©
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
On the 4th (Sat), take a stroll through Rue du Gros-Horloge, admire the natural beauty at La Roseraie, get to know the fascinating history of Cote Sainte-Catherine, then admire the masterpieces at Musee Secq des Tournelles, and finally wander the streets of Tour Jeanne d'Arc.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Rouen using our trip planner.

Traveling by car from Etretat to Rouen takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in Rouen are 73°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to Compiegne City.

Things to do in Rouen

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trip

La Roseraie
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Cote Sainte-Catherine ©
Cote Sainte-Catherine
Musee Secq des Tournelles ©
Musee Secq des Tournelles
Rue du Gros-Horloge ©
Rue du Gros-Horloge

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Compiegne City, France

Compiegne City ©
Foret de Compiegne has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): get lost in a book at Noyon Cathedral and Library, brush up on your military savvy at Delville Wood War Memorial, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique Notre-Dame de Brebieres. On the 6th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: delve into the lush surroundings at Foret de Compiegne, then learn about winemaking at Champagne Dom Caudron, and then stroll the grounds of Aisne Marne American Cemetery.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Compiegne City trip planner.

You can drive from Rouen to Compiegne City in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Compiegne City can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Dourdan.

Things to do in Compiegne City

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Delville Wood War Memorial, Noyon Cathedral and Library, Cathedrale Saint-Gervais Saint-Protais, Champagne Dom Caudron, Basilique Notre-Dame de Brebieres
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Delville Wood War Memorial ©
Delville Wood War Memorial
Aisne Marne American Cemetery ©
Aisne Marne American Cemetery
Oise-Aisne American Cemetery and Memorial ©
Oise-Aisne American Cemetery and Memorial

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Dourdan, France

Dourdan ©
Dourdan is a commune in the Essonne department in Île-de-France in northern France. You've now added Dourdan Tourisme to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): get all the information you need at Dourdan Tourisme.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Dourdan journey planner.

Drive from Compiegne City to Dourdan in 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 76°F, and evening lows to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Amiens.

Things to do in Dourdan

Outdoors Golf Museums

Side Trips

Musee intercommunal d'Etampes, Golf des Yvelines
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Golf des Yvelines ©
Golf des Yvelines
Musee intercommunal d'Etampes ©
Musee intercommunal d'Etampes
Dourdan Tourisme ©
Dourdan Tourisme

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Amiens, France

Amiens ©
Lovers of literature will adore Amiens as the hometown of author Jules Verne, along with the Somme canal linked to the Canal du Nord that runs through the town to the English Channel.
On the 9th (Thu), step into the grandiose world of Chateau Fort de Rambures. On your second day here, identify plant and animal life at Rando-Nature en Somme, then get a new perspective on nature at Maison de la Baie de Somme, and then stop by Fromagerie du Crotoy.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Amiens tour app.

You can drive from Dourdan to Amiens in 2.5 hours. In August in Amiens, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 55°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Dunkirk.

Things to do in Amiens

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chateau Fort de Rambures, Rando-Nature en Somme, Maison de la Baie de Somme, Fromagerie du Crotoy
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Chateau Fort de Rambures ©
Chateau Fort de Rambures
Maison de la Baie de Somme ©
Maison de la Baie de Somme
Rando-Nature en Somme ©
Rando-Nature en Somme

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Dunkirk, France

Dunkirk ©
Dunkirk is a commune in the Nord department in northern France. On the 11th (Sat), stop by Boursot Vins, then get engrossed in the history at Crypte de la Basilique Notre-Dame, then take an in-depth tour of Musee 39-45, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Cran d'Escalles. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Plage de Gravelines and then look for all kinds of wild species at Reserve Naturelle Du Platier D'Oye.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Dunkirk trip maker tool.

You can drive from Amiens to Dunkirk in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. August in Dunkirk sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 55°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Dunkirk

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Boursot Vins, Reserve Naturelle Du Platier D'Oye, Plage de Gravelines, Crypte de la Basilique Notre-Dame, Musee 39-45
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Crypte de la Basilique Notre-Dame ©
Crypte de la Basilique Notre-Dame
Musee 39-45 ©
Musee 39-45
Cran d'Escalles ©
Cran d'Escalles

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Mont-Saint-Michel, France

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
On the 13th (Mon), stop by A La Marquise de Presles, then admire the natural beauty at Musee Christian Dior, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage Saint-Martin-de-Brehal, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapelle Saint-Aubert. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll the grounds of Mausolee du Mont d'Huisnes and then stroll through Sport Evasion Mont Saint Michel - Day Tours.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Mont-Saint-Michel visit site.

Traveling by train from Dunkirk to Mont-Saint-Michel takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, shuttle, and flight. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Bruges.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Granville, Sport Evasion Mont Saint Michel - Day Tours, Mausolee du Mont d'Huisnes, Plage Saint-Martin-de-Brehal
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Mausolee du Mont d'Huisnes ©
Mausolee du Mont d'Huisnes
Chapelle Saint-Aubert ©
Chapelle Saint-Aubert
A La Marquise de Presles ©
A La Marquise de Presles

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Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): gain interesting insight with Flanders Battlefield Tours, then stroll the grounds of Essex Farm Cemetery, then take an in-depth tour of Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917, and finally stop by The Chocolate Line Bruges. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Meetjeslandse Kreken and then look for all kinds of wild species at Het Zwin Natuur Park.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Bruges travel planner.

Getting from Mont-Saint-Michel to Bruges by train takes about 9 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, train, and flight; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 71°F, and evening lows to 55°F. On the 17th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Saint-Malo.

Things to do in Bruges

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trips

Ieper (Ypres), Het Zwin Natuur Park, Meetjeslandse Kreken, Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917
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Essex Farm Cemetery ©
Essex Farm Cemetery
Jeruzalemkerk ©
Jeruzalemkerk
The Chocolate Line Bruges ©
The Chocolate Line Bruges

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Saint-Malo, France

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 18th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Musee Jacques Cartier, then head outdoors with Mont Dol, then see the interesting displays at Cathedraloscope, and finally stop by Epices Roellinger. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Longchamps Beach, then identify plant and animal life at Pointe du Decolle, then don't miss a visit to Pointe du Moulinet, and finally test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Saint-Malo vacation planning site.

You can drive from Bruges to Saint-Malo in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train, bus, flight, and car. In August, plan for daily highs up to 72°F, and evening lows to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Saint-Malo

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Saint-Lunaire, Dinard, Cathedraloscope, Mont Dol
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Musee Jacques Cartier ©
Musee Jacques Cartier
Longchamps Beach ©
Longchamps Beach
Plage de Bon-Secours ©
Plage de Bon-Secours

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Bayeux, France

Bayeux ©
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Abbaye Saint-Martin de Mondaye and then brush up on your military savvy at Musee D-Day Omaha. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at La Roche d'Oetre, stop by La Brulerie, and then step into the grandiose world of Chateau of Carrouges.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Bayeux sightseeing planning app.

Drive from Saint-Malo to Bayeux in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Angers.

Things to do in Bayeux

Outdoors Golf Wildlife

Side Trips

Chateau of Carrouges, Golf Omaha Beach, Biscuiterie Les Sables d'Asnelles, Arromanches Militaria, La Roche d'Oetre
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Musee D-Day Omaha ©
Musee D-Day Omaha
La Roche d'Oetre ©
La Roche d'Oetre
Chateau of Carrouges ©
Chateau of Carrouges

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Angers, France

Angers ©
Discover France's rich medieval history in Angers, a medium-sized city well known for its medicinal and culinary gardens dating back to the Renaissance and still open for a visit.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): see the interesting displays at Pierre et Lumiere, then do a tasting at Caves Louis de Grenelle, then step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Montreuil-Bellay, and finally delve into the mystery of Le Mystere des Faluns - Les Perrieres. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Manoir de Clairefontaine, see the interesting displays at Maurice Dufresne Museum, and then learn about winemaking at Maison des Vins de Bourgueil.

For maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Angers trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Bayeux to Angers takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. August in Angers sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 53°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Carnac.

Things to do in Angers

Museums Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trips

Saumur, Maurice Dufresne Museum, Manoir de Clairefontaine, Cave Museum, Village Troglodytique de Rochemenier, Maison des Vins de Bourgueil
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Pierre et Lumiere ©
Pierre et Lumiere
Cave Museum, Village Troglodytique de Rochemenier ©
Manoir de Clairefontaine ©
Manoir de Clairefontaine

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Carnac, France

Carnac ©
Carnac is a commune beside the Gulf of Morbihan on the south coast of Brittany in the Morbihan department in north-western France.Its inhabitants are called Carnacois in French. On the 25th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise Saint Cornely. On your second day here, look for all kinds of wild species at Marais Salants de Kervillen, then look for gifts at Biscuiterie Simon, then don't miss a visit to Dolmens de Mane Karioned, and finally tour the water at your own pace with Caseneuve Maxi Catamaran- Day Tours.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Carnac trip planner.

Traveling by car from Angers to Carnac takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Angers, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Carnac, ranging from highs of 69°F to lows of 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel to Ploumanac'h.

Things to do in Carnac

Adventure Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Caseneuve Maxi Catamaran- Day Tours, Marais Salants de Kervillen, La Maison des Paludiers, Biscuiterie Simon, Les Halles de Pornichet
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Eglise Saint Cornely ©
Eglise Saint Cornely
La Maison des Paludiers ©
La Maison des Paludiers
Marais Salants de Kervillen ©
Marais Salants de Kervillen

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Ploumanac'h, France

Ploumanac'h ©
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Plage Bonaparte, then stroll through Plage de Brehec, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapelle Notre-Dame du Yaudet.

You can plan Ploumanac'h trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

You can drive from Carnac to Ploumanac'h in 2.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 69°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Pont-Aven.

Things to do in Ploumanac'h

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Plouha, Parc du Radome, Chapelle Notre-Dame du Yaudet, L'Atelier de L'Huitre
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Plage Bonaparte ©
Plage Bonaparte
Chapelle Notre-Dame du Yaudet ©
Chapelle Notre-Dame du Yaudet
Parc du Radome ©
Parc du Radome

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Pont-Aven, France

Pont-Aven ©
Pont-Aven is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in northwestern France.PopulationInhabitants of Pont-Aven are called in French Pontavenistes.History Pont-Aven is mentioned among the towns which took part in the Breton anti-tax Rebellion of the Red Bonnets against Louis XIV of France in 1675.ArtsPont-Aven is mainly known because of the group of artists who flocked round Émile Bernard and Paul Gauguin, and who were joined in 1888 by Paul Sérusier. On the 29th (Wed), experience rural life at L' Aven Parc. On the 30th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Faience de Quimper, examine the collection at Musee Departemental Breton, then step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Keriolet, then pause for some serene contemplation at Sainte Barbe, and finally look for gifts at Maison de l'Andouille Famille Rivalan-Quidu.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Pont-Aven route planning site.

You can drive from Ploumanac'h to Pont-Aven in 2.5 hours. In August in Pont-Aven, expect temperatures between 71°F during the day and 56°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can drive to Roscoff.

Things to do in Pont-Aven

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Quimper, Plage de Tahiti, Sainte Barbe, Parc du quinquis, Chateau de Keriolet
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L' Aven Parc ©
L' Aven Parc
Musee Departemental Breton ©
Musee Departemental Breton
Chateau de Keriolet ©
Chateau de Keriolet

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Roscoff, France

Roscoff ©
Roscoff is a commune in the Finistère département of Brittany in northwestern France.Roscoff is renowned for its picturesque architecture, labeled "petite cité de caractère de Bretagne" (small town of character) since 2009. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Enclos paroissial de Lampaul-Guimiliau, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Paul-Aurelien, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chapelle Notre-Dame du Kreisker, and finally stroll through Ilot Sainte-Anne. Keep things going the next day: visit a coastal fixture at Plage du Petit Minou, get engrossed in the history at Musee Memoires 39-45, then get into the urban bustle at Les Ateliers des Capucins Brest, and finally take some stellar pictures from Chapelle Sainte Barbe.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Roscoff vacation maker tool.

You can drive from Pont-Aven to Roscoff in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 67°F, and evening lows to 53°F. On the 3rd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Paimpont.

Things to do in Roscoff

Parks Historic Sites Shopping

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Saint-Pol-de-Leon, Musee Memoires 39-45, Plage du Petit Minou, Pointe de Pen-al-Lann, Les Ateliers des Capucins Brest
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Enclos paroissial de Lampaul-Guimiliau ©
Enclos paroissial de Lampaul-Guimiliau
Musee Memoires 39-45 ©
Musee Memoires 39-45
Cathedrale Saint-Paul-Aurelien ©
Cathedrale Saint-Paul-Aurelien

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Paimpont, France

Paimpont ©
Paimpont is a commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department in Brittany in northwestern France.PopulationInhabitants of Paimpont are called Paimpontais in French. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise de Sainte Onenne. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at Pensee Locale, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Gilles, then take in nature's colorful creations at Des Heures Dehors, and finally examine the collection at Ecomusee des Vieux Metiers.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Paimpont trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Roscoff to Paimpont in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In September in Paimpont, expect temperatures between 71°F during the day and 52°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Dinan.

Things to do in Paimpont

Outdoors Museums Historic Sites

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Pensee Locale, Des Heures Dehors, Halles de Questembert, Eglise Saint-Gilles, Eglise de Sainte Onenne
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Morwenna ©
Morwenna
Halles de Questembert ©
Halles de Questembert
Eglise de Sainte Onenne ©
Eglise de Sainte Onenne

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Dinan, France

Dinan ©
Dinan is a walled Breton town and a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department in northwestern France.GeographyIts geographical setting is exceptional. On the 6th (Thu), explore the historical opulence of Chateau - Tour du Coetquen, stroll through La Grande Plage des Rosaires, and then get to know the fascinating history of Pointe du Roselier. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Reserve Naturelle de la Baie de Saint-Brieuc and then kick back and relax at Plages de St-Jacut-de-la-Mer.

To find reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Dinan day trip app.

You can drive from Paimpont to Dinan in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, daytime highs in Dinan are 69°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Carnac.

Things to do in Dinan

Parks Beaches Outdoors

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Plerin, Reserve Naturelle de la Baie de Saint-Brieuc, Plages de St-Jacut-de-la-Mer
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La Grande Plage des Rosaires ©
La Grande Plage des Rosaires
Pointe du Roselier ©
Pointe du Roselier
Eglise Saint-Malo de Dinan ©
Eglise Saint-Malo de Dinan

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Carnac, France

Carnac ©
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Eglise Saint Cornely. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Marais Salants de Kervillen, then look for gifts at Biscuiterie Simon, then don't miss a visit to Dolmens de Mane Karioned, and finally take a tour by water with Caseneuve Maxi Catamaran- Day Tours.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Carnac trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Dinan to Carnac takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Auray.

Things to do in Carnac

Adventure Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Caseneuve Maxi Catamaran- Day Tours, Marais Salants de Kervillen, La Maison des Paludiers, Biscuiterie Simon, Les Halles de Pornichet
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Eglise Saint Cornely ©
Eglise Saint Cornely
La Maison des Paludiers ©
La Maison des Paludiers
Marais Salants de Kervillen ©
Marais Salants de Kervillen

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Auray, France

Auray ©
Auray is a commune in the Morbihan department in Brittany in northwestern France.Inhabitants of Auray are called Alréens.GeographyThe city is surrounded by the communes of Crac'h to the south and west, Brech to the north and Pluneret to the east. Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): stroll the grounds of Cimetiere de Bateaux de KERHERVY, then head off the coast to Ile de Berder, then examine the collection at La Maison du Cidre, and finally stop by La Trinitaine. On the 12th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Reserve Naturelle Marais de Sene and then explore the ancient world of Abbey Bon Repos.

Start your trip to Auray by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Auray is just a stone's throw from Carnac. In September, daytime highs in Auray are 74°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Morlaix.

Things to do in Auray

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

La Maison du Cidre, Abbey Bon Repos, Pointe d'Arradon, Reserve Naturelle Marais de Sene, Cimetiere de Bateaux de KERHERVY
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Reserve Naturelle Marais de Sene ©
Reserve Naturelle Marais de Sene
 Abbey Bon Repos ©
Abbey Bon Repos
Pointe d'Arradon ©
Pointe d'Arradon

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Morlaix, France

Morlaix ©
Morlaix is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in northwestern France. Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Eglise Saint-Melaine and then steep yourself in history at Maison dite de la duchesse Anne. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Plage de Lostmarc'h and then get outside with Pointe de Dinan.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Morlaix trip builder.

Traveling by car from Auray to Morlaix takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Auray in September, plan for a bit cooler days in Morlaix, with highs around 67°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 53°F. You'll set off for home on the 16th (Sun).

Things to do in Morlaix

Outdoors Beaches Historic Sites

Side Trips

Crozon, Carantec, Sentier Des Douaniers
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Maison dite de la duchesse Anne ©
Maison dite de la duchesse Anne
Chateau du Taureau ©
Chateau du Taureau
Plage de Lostmarc'h ©
Plage de Lostmarc'h

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