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Guidebook for Landebaëron

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Guidebook for Landebaëron

Essentials
5 mins drive, open most days except Sunday. A range of local essentials, a post office, café and restaurant.
Kermoroc'h
5 mins drive, open most days except Sunday. A range of local essentials, a post office, café and restaurant.
Sightseeing
Near to Cote de Granit Rose - beaches and rock formations
Saint-Quay-Perros
Near to Cote de Granit Rose - beaches and rock formations
An attractive town with many places to eat, galleries and a historic centre largely centred around two squares. One of these squares, the Place Mme Le Trocquer, has a 15th century medieval wood and timber building called the Maison de la Tour: this is known locally as the Eiffel Tower. Opportunity to take a boat trip from the inland port.
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Pontrieux
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An attractive town with many places to eat, galleries and a historic centre largely centred around two squares. One of these squares, the Place Mme Le Trocquer, has a 15th century medieval wood and timber building called the Maison de la Tour: this is known locally as the Eiffel Tower. Opportunity to take a boat trip from the inland port.
Paimpol is a coastal port town developed around the important cod fishing industry from the 15th century to the 19th century. The heart of Paimpol is centred around the harbour and the streets of the historic centre. Market day- Tuesday Take the century old steam train called the Vapeur de Trieux along the Trieux River between the Paimpol and Pontrieux(May to September only) Beauport Abbey is an evocative abbey in a lovely setting on the edge of Paimpol, and includes the ruins of an abbey church and also related monastic buildings.
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Paimpol
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Paimpol is a coastal port town developed around the important cod fishing industry from the 15th century to the 19th century. The heart of Paimpol is centred around the harbour and the streets of the historic centre. Market day- Tuesday Take the century old steam train called the Vapeur de Trieux along the Trieux River between the Paimpol and Pontrieux(May to September only) Beauport Abbey is an evocative abbey in a lovely setting on the edge of Paimpol, and includes the ruins of an abbey church and also related monastic buildings.
From Paimpol Island just a small boat journey away from at Pointe de l' Arcouest
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Île-de-Bréhat
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From Paimpol Island just a small boat journey away from at Pointe de l' Arcouest
Shopping
A large port town with quaint shops and boutiques where you can buy traditional crafts of Brittany. The market in Lannion is held on Thursday.
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Lannion
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A large port town with quaint shops and boutiques where you can buy traditional crafts of Brittany. The market in Lannion is held on Thursday.
Large town with many shops and places to eat. Market day Friday and Saturday. You will find the bigger supermarkets here like Carrefour.
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Guingamp
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Large town with many shops and places to eat. Market day Friday and Saturday. You will find the bigger supermarkets here like Carrefour.
Food Scene
Community run bar, café and sells fresh bread/croissants. Weekends only. About 5 mins drive.
Saint-Laurent
Community run bar, café and sells fresh bread/croissants. Weekends only. About 5 mins drive.
Parks & Nature
On your doorstep- walks and forest.
Landebaëron
On your doorstep- walks and forest.
Brittany's largest Lake- for messing about on the river, walking and cycling trails. Joins the Nantes- Brest Canal. Mid August Fete du Lac. Abbaye de Bon Repos- 12th Century cistercian remains.
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Lake Guerlédan
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Brittany's largest Lake- for messing about on the river, walking and cycling trails. Joins the Nantes- Brest Canal. Mid August Fete du Lac. Abbaye de Bon Repos- 12th Century cistercian remains.
Entertainment & Activities
The Armoipark is fun for families. Note- in this swimming pool and others in France for hygiene reasons your swimsuit cannot be something you could be found wearing outside the pool. That means no trunks, Bermuda shorts, T-shirts or anything that is not strictly meant for swimming.
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Bégard
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The Armoipark is fun for families. Note- in this swimming pool and others in France for hygiene reasons your swimsuit cannot be something you could be found wearing outside the pool. That means no trunks, Bermuda shorts, T-shirts or anything that is not strictly meant for swimming.
The Tour de France normally passes through Mur de Bretagne so check the dates to see if you can watch this great sporting activity.
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Mûr-de-Bretagne
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The Tour de France normally passes through Mur de Bretagne so check the dates to see if you can watch this great sporting activity.
Getting Around
You will need a car in this rural area. Pick up a hire car at one of the airports like Dinard. You can get to Paris from Guingamp on the TGV train.
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Dinard
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You will need a car in this rural area. Pick up a hire car at one of the airports like Dinard. You can get to Paris from Guingamp on the TGV train.
Brittany Ferries arrive here - less than 2 hours from la Tour.
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Saint-Malo
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Brittany Ferries arrive here - less than 2 hours from la Tour.
Brittany Ferries arrive here- less than 2 hours away.
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Roscoff
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Brittany Ferries arrive here- less than 2 hours away.