Brittany is a characteristic region with a long coastline. This is characterized by long sandy beaches, bays, large rock formations and stunning interior. Popular sites include Brest located in the Finistère department, where you can visit an important military port. Rennes, the capital of Brittany, with its impressive ancient history and beautiful squares. During your holiday in Brittany be sure to visit Saint-Malo in the Ile-et-Vilaine department. This historic city from the 12th century is surrounded by ramparts and very popular with tourists. Walk around and enjoy the panoramic views, the terraces and medieval streets. Enjoy your holiday in France and rent a holiday home in Brittany.
On your holiday in Brittany, you can look forward to gourmet indulgence. Brittany is known for its crêpes (pancakes). And don’t forget a delicious glass of cider. And what about a plateau “fruits de mer” with mussels, lobster, crab, prawns and of course oysters. Due to its location, Brittany is the cradle of oyster farming in France. The entire coastline is formed by bays and estuaries and because on both sides of Brittany there is a large tidal range, which makes it the ideal place for oysters.
Are you a fan of cycling, walking or hiking? Then you will never get bored during your holiday in Brittany. You will find many routes and "greenways" trails in natural areas where motorized vehicels are prohibited. These routes have been designed for walkers, cyclists and wheelchair users. Will it be a beautiful trip along the coast of Brittany? Or will you select a route along the Nantes-Brest Canal? It's all possible during your holiday in Brittany. Did you know that the expressways in Brittany are toll-free?
The long coast is Brittany inseparable related to the sea, island-hop between the isles of the Gulf of the Morbihan experience the charms of the Breton peninsulas. Almost every coast village has its own fishing, hunting, naval or commercial port and these are all worth a visit. Also, if you like an active and sporty holiday, Brittany is the place for you. From your holiday home in Brittany you can go sailing, water skiing, canoeing, swimming, horseback riding or play golf. The Breton beach is of course also ideal for a holiday with the kids, they will have the time of their life!