a beautiful area and very popular and convenient with property buyers
from the United Kingdom buying holiday homes and gites.
People in Brittany are friendly and will tell you they are not French, but
Breton, a spoken dialect!
Brittany is a deservedly
popular holiday area with excellent beaches and beautiful countryside
including ancient sites with Celtic history and culture.
the Cote d'Emeraude has loads of fine sandy beaches
which become somewhat wilder the further west you travel - Cote
de Granite Rose - coves, cliffs and caves.
end, Finistere, has spectacular cliffs with outlying small villages.
The south coast
of Brittany enjoys a milder and warmer climate (helped by the Gulf
Stream) with miles of safe sandy beaches.
Inland the country becomes more rocky with lots of small wooded valleys which
enable such activities as walking, riding and cycling to fishing and canoeing.
Dinan and Vannes are full of history with megaliths, churches and
the 'quest for the Holy Grail' and the Arthurian legend.
A short drive to the south, is the beautiful Golfe du Morbihan, offering all
manner of water-sports, a yachtsman's dream and many small islands to visit
on the regular ferries (plenty of great beaches here also). Other seaside
and tourist resorts include and the beautiful towns of Vannes, Auray and
Concarneau. The pretty town of Pont Aven is also worth
a visit to see the work of local artists.
The huge lakes at Guerledan and Priziac also
offer excellent facilities boating and sunbathing conditions.
a pretty old town in the heart of South Brittany in the department
of Morbihan. Fine mediaeval houses and ruins of an old castles
is surrounded by beautiful countryside, where you can walk in woods
or beside the river Scorff. The roads are ideal for cycling. There
is also a nine-hole golf course at Rimaison with a club house and
Guerledan - lake
surrounded by a forest. Great for swimming, canoeing and water-skiing.
Bel Air at Priziac - huge with beaches and woods
where you can enjoy fishing, sailing and bathing.
Ploërdut - a
village where you will find great boulangeries and a pub.
Rimaison - nine
hole golf course with clubhouse and a shop.
29490 Guipavas - F
Phone : +33 2 98 32 01 00
Fax : +33 2 99 29 60 29
29600 Ploujean - F
Phone : +33 2 98 62 16 09
Fax : +33 2 98 63 49 90
Quimper Cornouaille Airport
29700 Pluguffan - F
Phone : +33 2 98 94 30 30
Fax : +33 2 98 94 30 14
Saint Brieuc Armor Airport
22000 Trémuson - F
Dinard - Saint-Malo Airport
35730 Pleurtuit - F
Phone : +33 2 99 46 18 46
Fax : +33 2 99 88 17 85
- In Brittany
Rennes Saint Jacques Airport
Avenue Joseph Le Brix
35136 St-Jacques-de-la-Lande - F
Phone : +33 2 99 29 60 00
Fax : +33 2 99 29 60 29
56270 Plœmeur - F
Phone : +33 2 97 87 21 50
Fax : +33 2 97 86 03 60
Nantes Atlantique Airport
44346 Bouguenais Cedex - F
Phone : +33 2 40 84 80 00
Fax : +33 2 40 84 82 11
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