About Brittany, top beaches, visits, towns and calendar of events in Brittany, France Outline map of Brittany, France
 

Your guide to Brittany, located in North West France and home to stunning beaches, rugged coves, ancient towns with medieval quarters brimming with character, and superb places to visit as varied as the pre-historic stones at Carnac and the spectacular scenery of the Pointe du Raz. We hope that you enjoy viewing About Brittany, perhaps as part of planning your holiday and find the calendar of events useful. For ideas on self catering and B&B holidays in Brittany, just click on the accommodation links throughout the site which will take you to the Holiday France Direct selection of holiday properties in Brittany.

 

 

Top Ten Beaches in Brittany

 

Top Ten Visits in Brittany

 

Top Ten Towns in Brittany

 

Calendar of Events in Brittany

 

View Top Ten Beaches in Brittany »

 

 

View Top Ten Visits in Brittany »

 

 

View Top Ten Towns in Brittany »

 

 

 

 

View the calendar of events in Brittany »

 

Perros-Guirec Beach, Top Ten Beaches in Brittany

Huelgoat Forest, Top Ten Visits in Brittany

Auray, Pretty St Goustan, Top Ten Towns in Brittany

July 2014

The Festival de Cornouaille Quimper celebrates Breton cultureview events »

 

Home to beautiful beaches, Brittany has some of the finest sands in North West France.

 

From the Carnac Stones to Pont-Aven, explore Brittany’s visits and be amazed at what you find.

St Malo to Morlaix, Rennes to Quimper, Brittany’s ancient towns and cities await you.

Vannes is the venue for a festival of jazz, kicking off with a parade the first evening… view events »

Dinard

Dinard is located on the western approaches to the Rance estuary… more »

 

Perros-Guirec

Along the Pink Granite Coast you will want to explore Perros…  more »

 

Roscoff / Ile de batz

Roscoff’s deep-water port was opened in 1973 to revive tourism… more »

Huelgoat Forest

Located halfway between Morlaix and Carhaix and with its own… more »

 

Foret de Paimpont

The Foret de Paimpont is 30km west of Rennes and is also knownmore »

 

Carnac Stones

The town of Carnac is home to around 2000 standing stones… more »

St Malo

St Malo was originally a fortified island at the mouth of the… more »

 

Vannes

Vannes, 20km east of Auray, is considered to be Southern… more »

 

Rennes

Rennes is a picturesque city that sits on a hill between the… more »

 

August 2014

Perros Guirec hosts the annual Celtic music festival… view events »

 

Roscoff’s Onion Festival with crafts and Breton foods… view events »

 

The annual Interceltic Festival in Lorient showcases Celtic arts … view events »

 

View Top Ten Beaches in Brittany »

View Top Ten Visits in Brittany »

View Top Ten Towns in Brittany »

 

View the calendar of events in Brittany »