Brittany’s most complete walled medieval town, perched in a gorgeous setting above the Rance river.
The stalls and restaurants in Cancale’s little harbour will have oyster-lovers in raptures.
3 The Côte de Granit Rose
With its bizarre pink rock formations and gem-like beaches, this memorable stretch of coastline is perfect for kids.
4 Île de Sein
Misty and mysterious island, barely rising from the Atlantic; a great day-trip from western Finistère.
5 The Inter-Celtic Festival
Celebrate the music and culture of the Celtic nations at Lorient’s summer festival.
France’s most extraordinary megalithic monuments, predating even the Egyptian pyramids.
The aptly named island offers a microcosm of Brittany, with wild coast in the south, beaches in the north, and beautiful countryside between.