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Our Unmissables

Discover Brocéliande

The English version of the site is under construction. In the meantime you can find on this page, general information about the destination. Do not hesitate to contact our tourist offices, they will answer your questions with pleasure!

Destination Brocéliande has many facets: nature, culture, history, legends … Find the must-see sites to see or visit around the forest of Brocéliande, the Nantes-Brest Canal or our towns and villages of character.

 

Our Unmissables

Broceliande Forest :

Brocéliande is fantasy, nature, fairyland and legends. Discover the stories of Merlin, Arthur, Lancelot, the fairies Viviane and Morgane and the other emblematic characters of the Arthurian legend with the Castle of Comper, the Barenton Fountain or the « Val sans Retour ». The secrets of the legendary sites of Brocéliande are waiting for you to be pierced! But do not forget that the forest contains many mysteries, like creatures of the night and other fantastic animals.

More informations 
02 99 07 84 23
contact@tourisme-broceliande.com

Menhirs of Monteneuf :

You’ll be amazed by the mysterious Monteneuf standing stones, on the edge of the forest of Broceliande: These stones were erected 6500 years ago by our ancestors. What are they trying to tell us ? Your task will be to find this out with the help of the guides and archaeologists who will suggest visits and activities that are both fun and based on science.

You will go back in time to the prehistoric period, and learn to do what our ancestors did: for example light a fire, make a pot, and raise a standing stone.

More informations 
02 97 22 04 78
tourisme.guer@oust-broceliande.bzh
English website

The Nantes-Brest Canal :

The towpath of the Nantes-Brest Canal is a royal route for those who dream of discovering at their own pace and without effort, by bike, by walk or on horseback, an inland Brittany with many faces.  You can also choose to discover the canal by navigating from locks to locks with a boat.

The trip also promises beautiful stops, like the towns and villages abroad the Canal. In particular the two Small Cities of Character Josselin and Malestroit. Authentic and unusual moments in perspective !

More informations 
02 97 75 45 35 or 02 97 22 36 43 
tourisme.malestroit@oust-broceliande.bzh
contact@broceliande-vacances.com

Lake of Tremelin :

In the heart of Broceliande Destination, Lake of Tremelin in Iffendic is ideal to meet up with family and share unforgettable moments throughout the year.
From the lake, go for a hike by following one of the circuits of hiking, riding or mountain biking. You can reach the valley of La Chambre au Loup and the ornithological reserve of Careil.
Thrill-seekers, challenge the treetops and wander from branch to branch through the various tree-climbing courses facing the lake.
On the water, sail through the various boats available: canoe, kayak, electric boats. Sense of freedom guaranteed and convivial moment assured.

More informations 
 02 99 09 06 50
tourisme@lacdetremelin.com
English website

The World of Poète Ferrailleur :

The world of Poète Ferrailleur is an enchanting place, a place where come alive, rustle and dance dozens of quirky and ingenious objects. It is a place where one finds one’s child’s soul and where one looks around with eyes that sparkle mischief.

More informations 
02 97 75 45 35
tourisme.malestroit@oust-broceliande.bzh 

La Gacilly :

La Gacilly, we could spend hours there it would always reserve surprises. It is also the ideal place to daydream in front of the beautiful stone houses, passing by small alleys that lead the visitor to the edge of the Aff, perfect place to bask.

This village will delight art lovers with its famous outdoor Photo Festival, from June to September.

More informations 
02 99 08 21 75
tourisme.lagacilly@oust-broceliande.bzh

The Center of the Arthurian Imagination :

The Center of the Arthurian Imagination is waiting for you in the forest of Brocéliande to tell you the achievements of King Arthur and his knights. Contemplate the wonders of the Other World and the monsters hidden behind the exhibitions at Castle Comper and the Little House of Legends.

Go on the trails of the legendary forest of Brocéliande, where a storyteller will tell you his past that oscillates between myths and history. Discover shows of all kinds, talented artists, scholarly speakers, and a thousand other surprises that the Center offers year-round in the forest or elsewhere.

More informations 
02 97 22 36 43
contact@broceliande-vacances.com

The Broceliande Gardens :

Take off your shoes and keep your eyes open … At the gateway to the Broceliande forest, explore 24 hectares of greenery where plant collections, sensory trails and fun activities flourish … the Broceliande Gardens promise you sensational experiences !

More informations 
02 99 07 84 23
contact@tourisme-broceliande.com

Josselin, a millenial city:

Built on a rocky outcrop overlooking the valley of the Oust in the eleventh century, Josselin has a millennial history that has left its mark on that of Brittany. There is a peaceful atmosphere in this small town of character where the strength of the architectural heritage is in perfect harmony with the softness of a very present nature.

More informations 
02 97 22 36 43
contact@broceliande-vacances.com

The Gate of Secrets :

A must-see when first discovering the forest of Broceliande ! Guiding the public along the tour, Pierre – a charismatic narrator – introduces himself as the forest warden of Broceliande. A descendant from a long line of local inhabitants, he knows the forest inside out: its myths and legends, the fauna and flora, popular tales associated with the remarkable trees of Brocéliande, the history of the Forges of Paimpont, and all the mysterious little people that dwell in its woods.

More informations 
02 99 07 84 23
contact@tourisme-broceliande.com
English website

Malestroit :

At the crossroads of the canal from Nantes to Brest and the greenway n ° 3, discover the nicknamed « The Pearl of the Oust« : Malestroit, the warm and the authentic Small city of character. Its medieval center and its millennial city offer many treasures to those who open their eyes.

More informations 
02 97 75 45 35
tourisme.malestroit@oust-broceliande.bzh

Auberge des Voyajoueurs :

Over 800 modern or ancient games, from every continent, invite you on a journey through a ludic universe and to live emotionally charged moments. Board games, agility games, supersized games…. With all our games you will be spoiled for choice. Finding a game that suits you? Nothing is easier ! Our animateurs, game specialists and savy players, are by your side in the game rooms. These attentive guides welcome you all through the afternoon and the evening. Party or rapidity games, they will know how to advise you depending on your temperament and desired emotions. Impossible to be bored!

More informations 
02 97 22 04 78
tourisme.guer@oust-broceliande.bzh
English website

Duke Lake :

Fishermen, walkers, keen botanists and nature lovers all draw inspiration from this vast, lush, watery kingdom. The climate and soil are ideal for hydrangeas, the flowering shrub that’s so emblematic of Brittany. There’s a 3 km walk round the edge of the lake in their honour. As you follow the Hydrangea Walk, your progress will be coloured by 5,300 plants, representing several hundred different varieties.

More informations 
02 97 22 36 43
contact@broceliande-vacances.com
English website

The Station of Médréac :

Take a leap in time and come share a friendly moment in the old station of Médréac ! This place steeped in history will immerse you in an atmosphere of life of a station of the late nineteenth, early twentieth century.

The bike-rail activity : Want an original bike ride ? This activity is for you ! Aboard bike-rails or pedal boats (new crews for 2019), you will discover the landscapes of the country of Brocéliande on the old railroad La Brohinière – Dinan – Dinard. The most athletic of you will be satisfied!

More informations 
02 99 09 58 04
contact@pays-stmeenmontauban-tourisme.fr

Montfort-sur-Meu :

Just a stone’s throw from the Breton capital, Montfort-sur-Meu has preserved cobbled alleyways, half-timbered houses, purple shale mansions and medieval remains of the castle … Stroll through the streets, open your eyes and watch … You will travel between history and modernity!

More informations 
02 99 09 06 50
tourisme@lacdetremelin.com

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