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Best things to do in Loire-Atlantique

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Theme Park
“My children (19 and 21 have been twice and are taking me this year for a birthday treat. All the guests who go come back saying it is the most incredible day out.”
236local recommendations
Theme Park
“These machines are an amazing tourist attraction for all the family to enjoy”
291local recommendations
Theme Park
“PuyDu Fou is a must visit tourist attraction. There are usually 6 shows during the day, and evening shows as well. They depict the history of France in various ways. Very spectacular”
74local recommendations
Castle
“Pour tout savoir de l'histoire de Nantes dans une muséographie moderne et très bien conçues. Visites en famille et ateliers pour enfants extras ! // To know everything about the history of Nantes in a modern museography and very well designed. Family tours and workshops for kids extras!”
96local recommendations
Botanical Garden
“[EN] A huge garden with plants of almost the entire planet. [FR] Un immense jardin avec des plantes de presque toute la planète. [ES] Un inmenso jardín con plantas de casi todo el planeta.”
92local recommendations
Concert Hall
“Ancienne biscuiterie LU, transformé en lieu d'exposition, bar, salle de spectacle et restaurant”
142local recommendations
Lounge
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“Pour une vue imprenable sur toute la ville dans un décor très sympa. // For a breathtaking view of the city in a very nice decor.”
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Establishment
“Castle of the Dukes of Brittany is a large castle located in the city of Nantes. It served as the centre of the historical province of Brittany.”
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College Arts Building
“Ce musée a rouvert en juin 2017. venez découvrir sa collection exceptionnelle d'œuvres anciennes comme contemporaines. // This museum reopened in June 2017. come and discover its exceptional collection of old and contemporary works.”
49local recommendations
Historic Site
“A great place to visit and access to the other side of the River Loire. Great bars and restaurants. Typical colored painted fishermen houses”
118local recommendations
Bistro
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“La Cigale is very famous in Nantes. It's an old restaurant with a beautiful decor. Even if it may seems a little bit expensive, it's one of the best place to eat. ”
96local recommendations
Farmers Market
“Talensac Market in Nantes is fantastic all week long and can go crazy on some Sundays or around Christmas. If you want to see what a real french street market can be, Talensac is a great choice!”
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Zoo
“ Wonderful place with free roaming animals that you can feed, plus the fabulous tree top walk Parcabout”
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Zoo
“This is a wonderful safari park with lots to do and great animals. Brilliant monkey park and bridge. Little villages dotted about. Fantastic day out”
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Park
“Missillac is part of this nature park. The park is recognised internationally for the diversity of its flora and fauna. Get onboard a flat-bottomed boat called "chaland" to explore it!”
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Bar
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“One of Pornichet's most famous bar. Very nice place to go and a must-do in the afternoon to try their two sorts of wine (red and white) for 2€. ”
50local recommendations