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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Historic Site
“What can one say? Many ways to get there. Bus. Horse drawn carriage. By foot. Also guided walking tours across the bay to the Mont (prepare to get wet in the process). A unique experience. ”
  • 253 locals recommend
Aquarium
“Brittany's biggest tourist attraction, Océanopolis will take you through the underwater worlds of polar, tropical and temperate environments to discover seals, penguins, sea otters, sharks, fish and crustaceans.”
  • 110 locals recommend
Park
“Being in the middle of RENNES a good place to unwind. French and English style gardens.”
  • 99 locals recommend
Aquarium
“With over 600 species of marine life the Grand Aquarium is well worth a visit if you're in St. Malo. ”
  • 50 locals recommend
Other Great Outdoors
“Take a boat to one of the islands or spend the day on the beach. Not to be missed.”
  • 62 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Megalithic site, one of the most extensive Neolithic menhir collections in the world.”
  • 49 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Great surf & kite spot. Surf lessons available. Respect the waves - can be quite dangerous for less experienced surfers. Beautiful walks. Gorgeous sunsets.”
  • 82 locals recommend
Archipelago
“You can get to this lovely island from Granville and also have a meal onboard during the one hour crossing. vedettesjoliefrance.com”
  • 59 locals recommend
Historic Site
“A stunning piece of medieval architecture hugging the coastline. Medieval spectacles throughout the summer, story telling and re-enactments of life in the fort.”
  • 53 locals recommend
Museum
“Dedicated to the famous french sailor, interactive and educative Set alongside the port. Nice Bistro next door for coffee or lunch. ”
  • 61 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Beautiful Rose Granite Coast filled with huge tidal sculpted boulders and fantastic walking trails along the coastline”
  • 73 locals recommend
Zoo
“ Wonderful place with free roaming animals that you can feed, plus the fabulous tree top walk Parcabout”
  • 44 locals recommend
Lighthouse
“Bracing walks, soaring cliffs, attractive beaches, stunning views over the Emerald Coast and the Channel Islands, a seabird reserve, an historic lighthouse and a fortified castle straight out of a story book – the wild and windswept area around the Cap Fréhel peninsula has got plenty to interest.”
  • 37 locals recommend
Scenic Viewpoint
“A voir absolument, la troisième ville la plus vue en Bretagne. To see absolutely, the third most viewed city in French Brittany.”
  • 61 locals recommend
Castle
“XIII century castle, great place to visit and/or to watch “son et lumière” show ”
  • 56 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Située à l'extrémité du Cap Sizun, la Pointe du Raz est un éperon rocheux plongeant dans la mer d'Iroise. Un petit bout de terre frappée par la mer et le vent, faisant face au phare de la Vieille et à l'île de Sein, plus au large.”
  • 55 locals recommend

Top restaurants

French Restaurant
“Aussi pour les grandes occasions. Tendance, Also for special occasion. Trend”
  • 35 locals recommend
Bar
“Laissez vous tenter par un apero en terrasse lors des beaux jours. Une vue imprenable sur la rade vous sera offerte avec en prime des catamarans de renoms... Au menu : brochettes de catamarans ou de trimarans.... Salades copieuses. A 3km du centre ville ”
  • 42 locals recommend
Crêperie
“Lors de votre visite à saint malo, nous vous conseillons de vous rendre à la crêperie Le corps de garde, qui se trouve sur les remparts avec une vue incroyable sur l’île le Grand Bé et son frère, avec le fort du petit Bé. Les galettes sont délicieuses. Il est possible qu’il y ai un peu de monde, mais l’attente est très rapide car le service est très efficace (pas de réservations possibles, il faut venir sur place pour pré-réserver).”
  • 29 locals recommend
Bar
“Bar culte, un peu loin du centre mais une jolie terrasse et un bel endroit près de la mer ! Si jamais vous allez au port de plaisance du moulin blanc”
  • 35 locals recommend
Crêperie
“Mix of english tea shop and creperie. Also amazing cakes, quiches and desserts. Friendly and highly professional staff. It's best to book a table.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Restaurant
“C'est typiquement brestois comme ambiance et en plus le crabe est super frais de la criée juste en face.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Bar
“Une vue exceptionnelle, une ambiance conviviale et typique de la presqu'ile, un moment de ralaxation face à l'océan, on y mange bien pour un prix correct ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Restaurant du fromager Jean-Yves Bordier, Autour du beurre mêle les saveurs, les produits frais et locaux pour vous proposer des plats gastronomiques et originaux. This is the restaurant of the famous cheesemaker Jean-Yves Bordier. Autour du beurre is mixing flavours, fresh and local products and propose you gastronomical and original meals.”
  • 18 locals recommend

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