MORE THAN A TRIP,  A GENUINE ENCOUNTER WITH BRITTANY AND ITS TRADITIONS OF THE FUTURE

Traditions of the Future, Saint-pol-Roux, a poet

Passeur’s jaunts

We suggest you some tours, reflections of Passeur de BRETAGNEs’ spirit.
To book as such, either, as sources of inspiration to create your tailor-made trip !

  1. Brittany’s Heart
  2. Adventure in Breton lands
  3. Exceptional adventure in Breton lands
  4. Breton Impressions
  5. French Rainbow
  6. Extraordinary Gardens
  7. General statements

 

Brittany’s Heart

4-day/3-night Tour departing from Paris, on Friday :

From the BRITTANY House in Montparnasse (Paris), historic heart of Breton emigration, you will join Brittany by small coach (16 passengers).

On Friday : Rennes, Josselin and the Rohan Castle, medieval and napoleonic city of Pontivy,

On Saturday : crossing of the Black Mountains from Pontivy  to Pleyben parish enclosure via the Trévarez Domain (XIX° century castle), then, the Saints Valley, the Channel from Nantes to Brest.

On Sunday : Hennebont and its national stud farm dedicated to Breton draught horse, Port-Louis fortress and the French India Company, then the Morbihan Gulf with the Neolithic site of the Cairn of Gavrinis and discovery of an oyster park.

On Monday : Breton painter Mathurin Méheut in Lamballe, Dinan

Accommodation in 3* or 4* hotel in Brittany centre. Same lodging establishment for all the tour.

Departure insured from 14 participants.

 

Departure place and time Return place and time Indicative price
  •  8:00 am Maison de la Bretagne, Paris (XV°)
  • 06:00 pm Maison  de la Bretagne, Paris (XV°)
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Adventure in Breton lands

″Premium″ 3-day/2-night Tour departing from Rennes, on Tuesday morning

Our licensed guide will welcome you in the capital of Brittany, Rennes at the HST Station, and will drive you by small bus (7 passengers) all along the tour.

 

On Tuesday : arrival by HST at 10:30 am, visit of Rennes then tales and legends of Broceliand Forest, Josselin and the Rohan Castle.

On Wednesday : Saint-Goustan Port (Auray), Neolithic site « Cairn of Gavrinis », private boat trip to discover Morbihan Gulf and oyster site, megalithic site of Carnac, Etel Ria in Saint-Cado.

On Thursday : private sea and river cruise onboard a « pilotine » (traditional local boat) in the Lorient Bay and on the River Blavet, with visit of Port-Louis fortress, Hennebont. Departure by HST at 05:00 pm from Rennes.

Accomodation in a « Relais & Châteaux » Label 4* Castle, on the Blavet banks.

Departure insured from 6 participants.

Departure place and time Return place and time Indicative price
  • 10:30 am arrival by HST from Paris
  • Departure from Rennes Station
  • 04:30 pm at Rennes Station for HST Departure at 05:00 pm
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Exceptional Adventure in Breton lands

Our ″Excellence″ Tour suggest the same tour but with two exceptional moments :

 

  • On Wednesday morning : a flight by helicopter over Lorient Bay, Etel Ria and Morbihan Gulf departing your accommodation

 

  • On Thursday morning : a private sea and river cruise onboard a Catamaran departing your accommodation (according to the tidal cycle)

Accomodation in a « Relais & Châteaux » Label 4* Castle, on the Blavet banks.

Departure insured from 6 participants.

Departure place and time Return place and time Indicative price
  • 10:30 am arrival by HST from Paris
  • Departure from Rennes Station
  • 04:30 pm at Rennes Station for HST Departure at 05:00 pm
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Breton Impressions

″Classic″ 3-day /2-night Tour departing from Rennes on Tuesday morning.

Our licensed guide will welcome you in the capital of Brittany, Rennes at the HST Station, and will drive you by small bus (7 passengers) during the tour.

On Tuesday : arrival by HST at 10:30 am, visit of Rennes, then tales and legends of Broceliand Forest, Josselin and the Rohan Castle.

On Wednesday : Saint-Goustan Port (Auray), Neolithic site « Cairn of Gavrinis », private boat trip to discover the Morbihan Gulf and oyster site, megalithic site of Carnac, Etel Ria in Saint-Cado.

On Thursday : crossing by electric commuter ferry of Lorient Bay, visit of Port-Louis fortress, Hennebont. Departure by HST from Rennes.

Departure place and time Return place and time Indicative price
  • 10:30 am arrival by HST from Paris
  • Departure from Rennes Station
  • 04:30 pm at Rennes Station for HST Departure at 05:00 pm
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Accomodation provided in a bed & breakfast charming lodging establishment with table d’hôtes dinner.

Departure insured from 6 participants.

 

 

French Rainbow

This 9-day/8-night Tour departing from Paris Montparnasse guide you across Normandy, Brittany and the Loire Valley on to Champagne region.

Day 1 (Normandy) : Giverny, Rouen, Corniche Normande (Honfleur and Deauville) ;

Day 2 (Normandy): Bayeux, Arromanches & D-Day Beaches, Villedieu-les Poêles, Avranches ;

Day 3 (Brittany): Mont Saint-Michel and Saint-Malo ;

Day 4 (Brittany): Lorient Land, Morbihan Gulf, Nantes and Clisson ;

Day 5 (Loire Valley): Saumur, Chinon ;

Day 6 (Loire Valley): Amboise, Chambord, Orléans ;

Day 7 (Champagne) : Troyes and Champagne vineyards ;

Day 8 (Champagne) : Epernay and Reims ;

Day 9 : Saint-Denis, return to Paris

This tour is available by small bus (6 customers) or by small coach (16 customers).

Accomodation provided in a bed & breakfast charming lodging establishment (tour by small bus) or in a “Relais & Châteaux” label/4* hotel (tour by small coach).

About this tour pricing and optional extras => contact us

 

 

 

Extraordinary Gardens

This 6-day/5-night Tour departing from Rennes lead you in the heart of Brittany’s oustanding gardens.

Day 1 : Rennes and the Thabor Garden, Josselin Castle and Garden

Day 2 : Lorient Land with Kerambar’h Castle Garden and Chevassu Garden

Day 3 :Quimper and Locmaria bishophouse garden, Daoulas Abbey Garden and the Strawberry Museum in Plougastel -Daoulas.

Day 4 :Kergroadès Castle Garden in Brélès and Roscoff exotic Garden

Day 5 : Huelgoat « Trees of the World » Garden and Botrain Garden in Mûr-de-Bretagne

Day 6 : Pontivy and the Channel from Nantes to Brest

This tour is available by small bus (6 customers) or by small coach (16 customers) departing from Rennes, from mid-May to mid-July 2015.

Accomodation provided in a bed & breakfast charming lodging establishment (tour by small bus) or in a “Relais & Châteaux” label/4* hotel (tour by small coach).

About this tour pricing and optional extras => contact us

Example for a tour by small coach. Departure insured from 14 participants.

Departure place and time Return place and time Indicative price
  • 10:30 am arrival by HST from Paris
  • Departure from Rennes Station

 

  • 04:30 pm at Rennes Station for HST Departure at 05:00 pm
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General statements

Additional dates could be included in case of request about private trip => consult us.

The catering favors Breton gastronomy and products, especially with ″Restaurants du Terroir″ restaurants.

Twin rooms are favored in presented pricing.

One cultural evening about Brittany’s History is included in our pricing.

According to the tidal cycle, Thursday morning programme could be modified (official tide times will be known in early December).

Because of the custom-made conception of our tours and the optional extras, only indicative prices are presented.

That is why we invite you to consult us for a precise estimate about your trip project and your desires.

 

To make your pre-registration :

  1. Either on “contact” page of our website
  2. Or by e-mail at : contact@passeur-de-bretagnes.com

Please indicate if necessary your elected tour’s name, desired departure date, and your phone number and e-mail.