8 days in Brittany Itinerary

8 days in Brittany Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Saint-Malo
— 2 nights
2
Vannes
— 1 night
3
Perros-Guirec
— 1 night
4
Cleden-Cap-Sizun
— 1 night
5
Brest
— 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Pointe du Grouin, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Plage du Sillon, thendon't miss a visit to Les Remparts de Saint-Malo, and finally get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Grand Aquarium. On your second day here, get to know the fascinating history of Cap Fréhel, thenmake a trip to Centre Historique, and then walk around Parc du Thabor.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Saint-Malo trip maker website.

Exeter, UK to Saint-Malo is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and ferry. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Exeter to Saint-Malo. In July in Saint-Malo, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can go by car to Vannes.

Things to do in Saint-Malo

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

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

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.
On the 21st (Tue), don't miss a visit to Centre Historique de Vannes, thentake an unorthodox tour of Carnac stones, thentake a leisurely stroll along Port De St Goustan, and finally admire the striking features of Chateau de Suscinio.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Vannes day trip planner.

Getting from Saint-Malo to Vannes by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. July in Vannes sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Perros-Guirec.

Things to do in Vannes

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Carnac stones, Port De St Goustan, Chateau de Suscinio
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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 22nd (Wed): explore the striking landscape at Cote de Granit Rose, thenidentify plant and animal life at Reserve Naturelle des Sept Iles, thenenjoy the sights with a stroll at Sentier des douaniers, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Grand Site Naturel de Ploumanac'h.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Perros-Guirec trip builder tool.

Getting from Vannes to Perros-Guirec by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. When traveling from Vannes in July, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Perros-Guirec: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Cleden-Cap-Sizun.

Things to do in Perros-Guirec

Parks Trails 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

1
night
Cleden-Cap-Sizun

Cleden-Cap-Sizun ©
Cléden-Cap-Sizun is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France, lying on the promontory of Cap Sizun.PopulationInhabitants of Cléden-Cap-Sizun are called in French Clédinois.International relationsTwin towns — Sister citiesBallydehob, Co. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapelle Saint-They, make a trip to Pointe du Van, head outdoors with Baie des Trepasses, thenmake a trip to Pointe du Raz, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de la Baie des Trepasses, and finally get great views at Pointe de Brezellec.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Cleden-Cap-Sizun online journey planner.

Drive from Perros-Guirec to Cleden-Cap-Sizun in 3 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Cleden-Cap-Sizun can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can drive to Brest.

Things to do in Cleden-Cap-Sizun

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Plogoff
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Plage de la Baie des Trepasses ©
Plage de la Baie des Trepasses
Pointe du Van ©
Pointe du Van
Pointe du Raz ©
Pointe du Raz

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Brest

Brest ©
Brest is a city in the Finistère département in Brittany. Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Oceanopolis. Keep things going the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin du Vaere, brush up on your military savvy at Musee Memoires 39-45, and then enjoy the sea views from Pointe Saint-Mathieu.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Brest trip planner.

Getting from Cleden-Cap-Sizun to Brest by car takes about 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Brest can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Brest

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Plougonvelin
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Musee Memoires 39-45 ©
Musee Memoires 39-45
Oceanopolis ©
Oceanopolis
Pointe Saint-Mathieu ©
Pointe Saint-Mathieu

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