Tourism

Wander around at your leisure, tempt your curiosity, you will always find something new to do. From Quimper to Pont-Aven, of Locronan to the Pouldu, the Finistère offers variety and character, combines tradition and modernity, song, dance, storytelling.

Menhirs and dolmens, chapels and religious monuments, sandy fine beaches, the colourful sites don't miss in Cornouaille. It is necessary to say that our country has a cultural and natural exceptional heritage : it awaits you to reveal you its secrets…

Hermine  BANNALEC:

Ovens of yesteryear, fountains and mégaliths all along your walks ; magnificent religious heritage to discover with the circuit of chapels (six chapels) : "chapelle de la Véronique, chapelle Sainte-Anne, chapelle de Saint-Cado, chapelle Saint-Mathieu"…

flechnoire Roman way and shady lanes of Kermaout and Kerjean

Hermine  Cavalcade of SCAER

Hermine  The historic road of the castles in Cornouaille :

Historic residences and gardens to discover in the heart of this splendid region : château du Perennou, manoir Kérazan, Manoir Kernault (Mellac).

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Hermine  To the surroundings of Bannalec :

flechnoire RIEC-SUR-BELON : small town considered by its famous flat oyster of Bélon.

flechnoire "Huîtrières du Château de Bélon".

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Hermine  The Road of the Painters in Cornouaille :

PONT-AVEN :

(to 10 mn) To visit Cornouaille, you have to travel through the road of the painters and to undertake a journey through the painting of l'Ecole of Pont-Aven ; without forgetting its famous galettes !

flechnoire The walk of "Bois d'amour", galleries, museums, exhibitions ; château du Hénan.

www.pontaven.com

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Hermine  QUIMPERLE :

(to 10 mn) Upper town and low town, churches of St-Croix and St-Michel.

www.ville-quimperle.fr

Hermine  CONCARNEAU :

flechnoire (to 20 mn) 3rd french fishing port, unforgettable visit of the closed city and its ramparts.

Museum of the fishing, loading for the Glénan islands.

www.concarneau.org

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Hermine  QUIMPER :

(to 30 mn) City of art and culture ; Cathédrale St-Corentin, old districts…

flechnoire Pottery manufactures of Quimper - www.hb-henriot.com, museum of "l'alambic", Breton departmental museum.

flechnoire Strolls on l'Odet

flechnoire Just near the town, LOCRONAN, a very famous site, known for "les troménies".

www.quimper.fr

Hermine  TREVAREZ

(near Spézet) Castle and beautiful park

http://www.cdp29.fr/trevarez-ledomaineenbref.html

Hermine  Pointe du RAZ

www.pointeduraz.com

Hermine  LORIENT :

(to 30 mn) Commercial and fishing port, Fort-Bloqué, Larmor-Plage, Zoo of Pont- Scorff.

www.lorient-tourisme.fr

 

Cornouaille comprises also of :

The Forêt-Fouesnant, the Glénans, Bénodet
Moëlan/Mer, Nevez, Trévignon, Port-Manech
The forest of Tolfoen, the tourist place of St-Maurice
The Pouldu, the "Roches du Diable" to Locunolé.