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La Bretagne – Brittany in English – is one of the most beautiful regions of France, with wild landscapes, historical cities, rich culture, and a strong identity. It is a region of tradition and character, where the stories of sailors meet the Celtic legends.

Brittany, in Western France, has a double face deeply rooted in both the land and the sea. Bathed by the English Channel and the Atlantic Ocean, Brittany offers breathtaking coastal landscapes. It is also a land of medieval towns, mysterious rock alignments, and deep forests full of legends.

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The region of Brittany is divided into four departments: Côtes-d’Armor (22), Finistère (29), Ille-et-Vilaine (35), and Morbihan (56). The capital of Brittany is Rennes.

Are you planning a trip to Brittany, France? Our list of best things to do in Brittany is far from exhaustive, but it has the essential places to visit in Brittany and the main Brittany tourist attractions.

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Brittany Travel

BY PLANE: Brest(BES) andRennes(RNS) are the 2 major airports in Brittany. It is possible to travel to Brest and Rennes from other cities in France and some cities in the UK such as London, Manchester, Dublin, Southampton, Manchester, or Exeter.

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BY FERRY: Brittany is well connected with the UK and Ireland through the ports of Roscoff and St-Malo. The ferry companies serving these destinations are Brittany Ferries and Condor Ferries.

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BY TRAIN: Traveling in France by train is straightforward. The main cities of Brittany are served by TGV trains from Paris and the south of France (Lyon, Bordeaux, Marseille). It is also possible to travel to Brittany by train from England, taking the London-Rennes or London-Brest railway line.

You can explore many other places in Brittany by regional trains (TER Bretagne).

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Explore Brittany by Car

Brittany is a great place for memorable France road trips. With a car, some good tunes, and the best company, you are set for one of the best adventures in your life. Visit the main cities and then go off the beaten path to get the most out of Brittany.

Recommended road trips in Brittany:

  • Road trip Dinan to Mont St-Michel

If you don’t have your own car, we recommend booking in advance through platforms like RentalCar. This site takes all of the major rental companies, such as Hertz, Avis, etc., and compares prices for you.

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What to Do in Brittany France

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What to do in Brittany France for one week or two? This is our list of the best things to do in Brittany, France. From coastal walks and Corsaire cities to impressive castles and deep forests, the Brittany Region is a myriad of landscapes and sites waiting to be discovered.

The Alignments of Carnac (Karnag)

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The alignments of Carnac are located in Morbihan, Southern Brittany. It is an exceptional site of megalithic alignments of more than 3,000 menhirs over more than 4 kilometers. These menhirs, erected between 6,000 and 2,000 AD, are found in four sites: Le Ménec, Kermario, Kerlascan, and Le Petit Ménec.

Take the time to wander around the giant stones and soak up the special atmosphere of the site: perhaps you will find the meaning of all these alignments!

Before leaving, check out the Kermario alignment, not far from Carnac, in Saint-Colomban: archaeologists have found along the coast the oldest forms of habitat, 300,000 years old!

A Romantic Getaway to Dinan

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If you are wondering where to go in Brittany for a romantic getaway, Dinan is a good option. Overlooking the Rance River and surrounded by ramparts, the old medieval city of Dinan still keeps its half-timbered houses of the 15th century and its winding cobbled streets.

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Visit the Clock Tower, the Basilica of Saint-Sauveur, and the Castle of the Dukes of Brittany. Then take Jerzual street, the most famous street of Dinan, which goes down to the port on the Rance River. This is the perfect spot for a drink with beautiful river views.

TIP: Hotel Ibis Styles, in the heart of Dinan, has always great reviews

The Pink Granite Coast

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On the side of Perros-Guirec in the northwest of Côtes-d’Armor, the Brittany coast is dotted with rocks, cliffs, and coves in pink granite.

The best way to discover the Pink Granite Coast is by taking the 4 km section of the Sentier des Douaniers coastal hike (GR 34) that runs from the chic seaside resort Perros-Guirec to the village of Ploumanac’h. En route, be amazed by the rough sea, many uninhabited islets, and the reliefs of pink granite rocks.

When you reach the village of Ploumanac’h, voted the most beautiful village in France in 2015, spend some time on its beautiful and small sandy beach: when the tide is low, it is like walking over the moon.

Crozon Peninsula The Caribbean in Western France

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Who needs to travel far away with such beautiful landscapes in Western France?

Forming a gigantic cross in the sea, the Peninsula of Crozon (Presqu’ile de Crozon) offers Brittany’s condense. Its landscapes alternate spectacular cliffs, heather moors, and turquoise waters. As you can see, these Brittany beaches have nothing to envy to the Caribbean beaches, except perhaps the water temperature!

The Peninsula of Crozon is best explored from the sea so that you can see Crozon’s sandstone walls and rocky overhangs. Boats leave from the ports of Camaret or Morgat.

The Castles of Brittany

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Brittany is full of castles and fortresses, located on the coast but also inland. The Castles in Brittany don’t look like the castles of France we all have in mind, but they are also stunning constructions worth visiting.

Discover the history of Brittany independent of the Kingdom of France until 1532 by visiting its most beautiful castles, full of legends. Some castles in Brittany even come with a phantom in the closet!

The list of most beautiful castles of Brittany includes Château de Rohan, Château de Kerjean, Château de Fougères, Château de Josselin or Château de Susscinio but there are many more!

The Sweet Life in Gulf of Morbihan

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With its many islands and islets, its microclimate that warms the sea, and its sweet life, the Gulf of Morbihan is one of Brittany’s most beautiful landscapes to discover all year.

In this ‘little sea’ this is what the word ‘Morbihan’ means it is possible to sail or kayak to discover islands and islets protected from the vagaries of the ocean and some pretty Brittany coastal towns.

Among the fifty or so islands of the Gulf, Île aux Moines is the largest and best known, while the Île d’Arz is sailors’ favorite.

The Enchanted Brocéliande Forest

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Inland, Brittany offers rugged hilly landscapes and majestic ancient forests, such as the mysterious and dark Brocéliande forest. This is a very authentic place, the forest where the famous legends of King Arthur, Morgana, and Merlin were born.

During your walks in the shade of ancient trees, you will have the opportunity to see some remarkable sights like the Tomb of Merlin, or the Tomb of the Giant and the Fountain of Youth, specially designed to illustrate the Arthurian legends.

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Brocéliande forest is one of the best places to visit in Brittany, France, very easy to visit on a day trip from Rennes. For those without a car, we recommend taking a day tour.

Saint-Malo – The Corsair City

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Saint-Malo is one of the most beautiful cities in Brittany, with an interesting past of sailors, sea explorers, and corsairs. It is an old port city, one of the main Breton ports, with high granite ramparts which dominate the English Chanel.

Take a tour of the ramparts to admire the view of the outer harbor, Dinard, the entrance to the Rance River, and the beautiful Brittany beaches of the Mole and Bon Secours. From here, you can also see the islands of Grand Bé and Petit Bé. Then walk downtown to pay a visit to its Romanesque-Gothic cathedral and perhaps stop for a crêpe and a bowl of cider.

If the tide is low, walk to Chateaubriand’s tomb on Grand Bé island. Originally from Saint-Malo, the famous inventor of Romanticism, François René de Chateaubriand, is buried on this uninhabited island which, at low tide, becomes a peninsula.

Saint-Malo is easy to reach from Paris by train. Some people use beautiful Saint-Malo as a base camp to explore Mont Saint Michel, in Normandy, on a day trip.

TIP: the beachfront Hotel Le Nouveau Monde, in Saint-Malo, always has wonderful reviews

Sail the Brest Nantes Canal

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Built in the first half of the 19th century and inaugurated by Napoleon III in 1858, the Nantes – Brest Canal connects these two cities through the valleys of the Erdre, Isac, Oust, Blavet, Doré, Kergoat, Hyères, and Alder.

The Canal is the perfect place to spend a long weekend on a houseboat, at a cruising speed of 6km/h. On the way, admire its wonderful landscapes, dotted with castles and other interesting sights.

Explore the Best Towns in Brittany

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This list with the best of Brittany would not be complete without its most beautiful towns. Brittany is home to some of the best coastal towns in France, but there are many rural gems also inland. From small medieval towns stuck in time to flowered granite villages, places like Rochefort-en-Terre, Locronan, Moncontour, Sauzon, or Pont-Croix will likely steal your heart.

Hike the GR34 Le Sentier des Douaniers

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Last but not least, there is the GR34 (Le Sentier des Douaniers), a multi-day hike that borders all of Brittany’s coastline for over 2,000 kilometers.

This wonderful hike, which starts at the Bay of Mont-Saint-Michel and ends in Saint-Nazaire (Loire-Atlantique), covers most of the Brittany coastal towns and sites mentioned above. On the way, hikers cross five French departments while enjoying the best of Brittany: great views, gorgeous beaches, and isolated lighthouses.

Food in Brittany

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We could not finish this article about Brittany without mentioning its cuisine. The Breton Cuisine is a fresh mix of mackerel and sardines, pork rillettes, and Breton pancakes. The Breton cooks with what he has on hand: flour, apples, pork, and butter. Lots of butter. Perhaps this does not sound very sexy, but despite that, Brittany has forged a true culinary identity in France.

Being bathed by the Chanel and the Atlantic Ocean, Brittany obviously offers a wide choice of fish and seafood. To have a taste of it, order the Breton lobster, clams, and mussels, or a plate of oysters with shallot sauce.

Apart from the fish and seafood, the list of regional specialties includes:

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  • Meat: Kig ha-farz (a dish of meats stewed in buckwheat stuffing, like a pot-au-feu);
  • Vegetables: Artichokes, cauliflower,
  • Crêpes and galettes:Breton crêpes, Breton galettes, sausage galettes;
  • Cheese: Emmental
  • Desserts:Far Breton (a flan-style custard cake), Breton cake, Kouign amann (a layered, buttery pastry), and pound cake.

Brittany is not the best region for wine travel, but the cider is amongst the most famous french drinks, and the Breton beer and some of its liquors won’t disappoint you!


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The best time to visit Brittany is from June to September. August and September are the best months for those who want to take a bath (but don’t expect a water temperature higher than 18ºC!).

In general, avoid the months of December to March. In December and January, the chances of rain in Brittany are more than 55%.

Where to stay in Brittany?

>> Here’s a selection of wonderful hotels in the Brittany Region

What to do in Brittany?

  • Sailboat and kayak
  • Hiking, cycling, horseriding
  • Beach, spa retreats
  • Sightseeing, Romantic, Cultural and gastronomy getaways

And there you have it, the list of best things to do in Brittany, France. If you want to learn about other regions, check out thisarticle on the Regions of France, where we have summarized the highlights of each region.

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What is Brittany best known for? ›

Brittany is a wild and windswept region in Northwestern France that's best-known for its medieval fishing villages, rugged coastline, and its fierce independence from the rest of l'Hexagone.

What is the famous Brittany food? ›


A famous food speciality of Bretagne you are sure to of heard of is moules frites. This hugely popular dish, in Brittany and Normandy especially, is a simple but delicious main meal.

What is there to do in Brittany? ›

Top Attractions in Brittany
  • Les Remparts de Saint-Malo. 8,055. Points of Interest & Landmarks. ...
  • Sentier des Douaniers. 3,068. Hiking Trails. ...
  • Grand Site Naturel de Ploumanac'h. 2,145. Historic Walking Areas. ...
  • Parc du Thabor. 2,565. ...
  • La Pointe du Grouin. 2,248. ...
  • Centre Historique. 2,126. ...
  • Oceanopolis. 3,562. ...
  • Centre Historique de Vannes. 2,310.

What is the most visited city in Brittany? ›

The most visited town in Brittany, St Malo is, like the Mont St. Michel, a fortified enclave standing on a peninsula at the mouth of a river. The city grew up many centuries ago at the mouth of the river Rance, and became famous as the home of adventurers and pirates.

Why do people go to Brittany? ›

The beautiful traditions of proud Bretons

Brittany's Celtic cultural heritage can be felt all over the region and locals are fiercely proud of their past. They're playful with it too, with year-round festivals of dance and music and food celebrating traditional Breton ways.

What language do they speak in Brittany? ›

The main language of Brittany nowadays is French, however the traditional language of Breton (Brezhoneg) is much older. Records can also be found in Latin.

What is the famous dessert in Brittany France? ›

Kouign-amann is an emblematic dessert of Breton gastronomy, found in any self-respecting Breton bakery! This specialty from Fouarnenez is made from buttered and sweet bread dough, and then rolled up like a puff pastry.

What is the famous pastry from Brittany France? ›

Kouign-amann from Brittany, is a speciality in the town of Douarnenez in Finistère originating from the 19th century but now eaten all over the world. Made with a layer of butter sealed into the sweet pastry dough and rolled and re-rolled several times. It's baked slowly until it puffs up and the sugar caramelises.

What cheese is Brittany known for? ›

Brittany is primarily known for delicious cow's milk cheeses. Two of the best cow's milk cheeses here are Saint-Paulin and Emmental.

What is Brittany famous drink? ›

Chouchen or apple mead

This is one of the world's oldest drinks and is part of Brittany's Celtic heritage. Produced from fermented honey and better known as mead, the Chouchen is also called chemillard or chamillard in Haute Bretagne.

What is the best time of year for Brittany? ›

The best time to visit Brittany is April-June

The longest days between sunrise and sunset in Brittany are usually in July, so if you want to get the most out of your daytime activities, be sure to plan your visit around this time. The wet season in Brittany usually falls during the months surrounding July each year.

Can you drink water in Brittany? ›

Brittany has the best tap water for drinking, with a 99.99% compliance rate for nitrate levels and a 99% for pesticides, above the national average. It is more likely that tap water will be contaminated in buildings built before the 1950s due to lead in ageing pipes.

What is the most beautiful town in Brittany? ›

Brittany: 6 of the most beautiful villages
  • The Medieval village of Locronan. ...
  • A splash of colour in Rochefort-en-Terre. ...
  • The Pink Rocks of Ploumanac'h. ...
  • The medieval citadel of Moncontour. ...
  • The historic village of Saint-Suliac. ...
  • L'atmosphère poétique de Pont-Aven.
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Where is the best place to base in Brittany? ›

Top spots include La Baule and the medieval port of Vannes. Relaxed escapes to Belle-Île-en-Mer come highly recommended! Those eager to delve into Brittany's rich culture can base themselves in elegant Rennes — the region's current capital — or in Nantes.

Do you need a car in Brittany? ›

An extensive coach and bus network allows you to travel from town to town without the need of a car and equally, it can be used in combination with the train.

What religion is Brittany? ›

Religion. The Breton people are predominantly members of the Catholic Church, with minorities in the Reformed Church of France and non-religious people. Brittany was one of the most staunchly Catholic regions in all of France.

What is the culture of Brittany France? ›

The culture of Brittany is made up of Breton culture, and Celtic culture. Brittany's strongest international connections tend to be in the United Kingdom, particularly in the Celtic groups of Cornwall and Wales, and in Canada.

Is Brittany French or English? ›

Brittany is the largest French peninsula. It is around 34,030 km2 (13,140 sq mi) and stretches toward the northwest and the Atlantic Ocean. It is bordered to the north by the English Channel, to the south by the Bay of Biscay and the waters located between the western coast and Ushant Island form the Iroise Sea.

How do you say hello in Breton? ›

Here you have some basic vocabulary to get a first impression of the language! Demad! Bonjour ! Hello!

Is English widely spoken in Brittany? ›

And since the settlement occurred quite some time before the Anglo-Saxons ever came to Britain, the people of Brittany have never spoken English (except, perhaps, briefly and sporadically around the time of the Hundred Years' War much, much later).

What does ker mean in French? ›

In Breton, “KER” refers to one's abode, an inhabited place where one feels good and “ZON” refers to the maiZon, or maison, the French word meaning home.

What is a galette in Brittany? ›

Galettes de Bretagne are basically thin crépes from the Brittany region in northwestern France. These pancakes are made from buckwheat flour, then filled with various ingredients such as eggs, ham, mushrooms, and bacon.

What is the cheese of Bretagne? ›

Saint-Paulin is a French semi-soft cheese made from cow's milk, originating from the region of Bretagne. It was originally produced by Trappist monks. Underneath its washed rind, there is a white-colored body with a creamy and firm texture and milky aromas. Its flavor is best described as nutty and buttery.

What is a famous French pastry often eaten with coffee? ›

Madeleines are soft French tea cakes with the most delicious texture. They are sponge cakes made from a Genoise cake batter baked in special madeleine trays shaped like shells. Madeleines are such dainty and cute French cakes and they taste great with afternoon tea or even with morning coffee.

What are French breakfast pastries? ›

What to eat in France? 9 Most Popular French Breakfasts
  • Sweet Pastry. Brasillé Calvados. France. ...
  • Sweet Pastry. Gibassier. Lourmarin. France. ...
  • Cookie. Canistrelli. Corsica. ...
  • Egg Dish. Oeufs cocotte. FRANCE. ...
  • Sweet Pastry. Pain aux raisins. FRANCE. ...
  • Sweet Pastry. Chouquette. FRANCE. ...
  • Breakfast. Pain perdu. FRANCE. ...
  • Sweet Pastry. Croissant. FRANCE.
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What is the #1 cheese in France? ›

1. Camembert. Camembert is one of the first cheeses we associated with France, so it's no wonder it tops the list at number one.

What kind of butter do they prefer in Brittany? ›

Brittany's butter is special, most often salted, in particular using salt from Guérande. There are two reasons for that. First, butter is mainly milk (in particular, cream) and Brittany is a big milk producer. Secondly, in the past, the region was exempt from the salt tax.

What foods is Brittany France known for? ›

Brittany is known for crêpes and cider, as well as delicious seafood! Crêpes (sweet) and galettes (savory) are traditional Breton foods, served in many restaurants and occasionally sold as snacks on the street.

What is the real housewife drink? ›

How to Mix
  • Prepare cocktail glass with raspberry sugar rim.
  • In a cocktail shaker with ice, add Electric Sky Pinot Grigio Italiano, lemon, simple syrup, and raspberries.
  • Shake vigorously (also relieves stress)
  • Strain and pour into prepared glass.
  • Garnish with lemon and raspberries, if you're feeling dramatique.

What is lupita drink? ›

1 1/2 oz Reposado Tequila (Lunazul) 1/2 oz Mezcal (Fidencio) 1/2 oz Apricot Liqueur (Rothman & Winter) 1/2 oz Lime Juice.

What is a Cooper drink? ›

Mixed Drink Recipe from Cocktail Builder. 1 1/2 oz of Bourbon. 1/2 oz of St Germain (or Elderflower Cordial) 1/4 oz of ginger liqueur.

What is the hottest month in Brittany? ›

August is the hottest month in Brittany with an average temperature of 18°C (64°F) and the coldest is January at 7.5°C (46°F) with the most daily sunshine hours at 7 in July.

Is October a good time to visit Brittany? ›

Although sliding towards heavier rainfall, cooler ocean temperatures, and cooler days, October in Brittany can still be an amazing time to visit this wonderful region.

What are the average temperatures in Brittany France? ›

Brittany Climate and Weather

The summer months see temperatures rise as high as 86°F (30°C). Winter is wet and mild with average daytime temperatures reaching 42°F (6°C). Summers don't get as hot as in some other areas of France, just as the winters don't get as cold.

Is it safe for Americans to drink the water in France? ›

Can you drink tap water in France? Although many French people prefer bottled water, in most places in France, tap water is perfectly okay to drink. Some locales, like Paris, even pride themselves on the quality of their tap water.

Can Americans drink France water? ›

Yes, tap water in Paris is perfectly safe to drink and is readily available wherever you go, even at public water fountains. As long as taps aren't labeled eau non potable—meaning “not for drinking” in French—everything else is potable. In fact, drinking water from the fountains of Paris has been encouraged.

Can you drink hotel water in France? ›

Yes, Paris has one of the most quality water networks among the main cities in the world. In brief, if you have doubts about the tap water about your hotel or your rental apartment, you can go for it. That is what the water and local authorities says and what. So, we, the Parisians trust and do with no health risks.

How expensive is Brittany? ›


Working with a reputable breeder is the most expensive way to introduce this breed to your family, as a purebred Brittany costs between $500 and $1,100, but it comes with some benefits.

What is the oldest town in Brittany France? ›

the oldest city in Brittany. Located 302 miles slightly south, and due west of Paris, the town of Quimper is in Northwestern Bretagne, or the Lower Brittany region of France.

What is the difference between Brittany and Bretagne? ›

Quick Facts About Brittany, France:

In French “Brittany” is spelled “Bretagne”. Great Britain is known as “Grande Bretagne”. The capital of the region is the city of Rennes. Rennes has a population of over 200,000 people and is one of the major university towns in France.

Can you swim in Brittany beaches? ›

The dramatic scenery and white sand make for beautiful views, while the clear waters and caves are great for snorkelling and swimming.

Which part of Brittany is warmest? ›

Brittany's climate through the seasons

The Finistère area of western Brittany tends to have the coolest weather in summer, while the south coast of Morbihan, benefiting from a sunny microclimate, is the warmest.

Where is the border between Brittany and Normandy? ›

On the border of Brittany and Normandy sits le Mont Saint-Michel, a craggy island nestled in a sandy tidal floodplain.

Why are there no tolls in Brittany France? ›

Brittany is the only motorway-free region of France which happily means there are no motorway tolls to pay. Instead, it is served by a fast and efficient network of dual carriageways that have a speed limit of 110km (68mph) resulting in easy, stress-free driving.

Can you sit in your car on a ferry? ›

On the smaller car ferries, serving shorter routes you will be allowed to stay in the car during a journey if you wish. For example, if your crossing is about 10 or 15 minutes you will see that most people just stay in their cars while waiting to disembark on the other end.

Do you have to reserve a seat on Brittany Ferries? ›

For overnight crossings to France and on our Spanish service, a cabin or reclining seat must be pre-booked whilst availability remains. Bookings without on board accommodation may only be accepted on our French routes after all such accommodation has been reserved.

Why is Brittany different from France? ›

Brittany is distinct from other French regions because of its Celtic heritage. About one-quarter of its population of 2,815,900 (1992 est.) are able to speak Breton, a Celtic language similar to Cornish and Welsh. The language, customs, and costumes are preserved mainly in the more isolated west.

What is the culture of Brittany? ›

The culture of Brittany is made up of Breton culture, and Celtic culture. Brittany's strongest international connections tend to be in the United Kingdom, particularly in the Celtic groups of Cornwall and Wales, and in Canada.

Why is Brittany important to France? ›

Historically a farming and fishing region, Brittany has developed a strong ecosystem for the agri-food industry, covering some 70,000 jobs and a third of the region's businesses. It has become established as a leading region for health and nutrition.

What is the symbol of Brittany? ›

Brittany adopted the Triskel (Triskèle, Triskell, triquètre, triscèle) as a regional symbol. The Triskel, the Celtic 'Spiral of Life' represents three stylized human legs or three spirals.

What are people from Brittany called? ›

The Bretons (/ˈbrɛtɒnz, -ənz, -ɒ̃z/; Breton: Bretoned or Vretoned, Breton pronunciation: [breˈtɔ̃nɛt]) are a Celtic ethnic group native to Brittany, north-western France.

What is a fun fact about Brittany? ›

Brittany historically was referred to as “Little Britain”.

An example is the Celtic settlement near the town of Saint-Malo in Brittany which was named after the Welsh Malo d'Aleth, one of the most famous saints in France. As such, the region gained the name “Little Britain” or “Brittany”.

What are the traditions of Brittany France? ›

Traditional dance groups were formed and Breton music featuring bagpipes became a folk fashion all over France. You may also see the traditional sport of Breton wrestling, where, before they start to throw each other to the ground, the wrestlers kiss each other loudly three times!

What very famous legends came from Brittany? ›

Legends, myths & history of Brittany

There is much to enchant, from giants and fairies to stories from Arthurian legend - Arthur, Merlin, Morgan le Fay and Viviane, the Lady of the Lake, are amongst some of the key characters with various rocks, springs and more that are said to have mystical ties to them.

What religion is Brittany France? ›

The dominant religion in Brittany is Catholicism, as is the case with most of France. However, Brittany has a number of “Breton religious festivals” that interweave Celtic culture with traditional Catholic practices.

What is the famous French butter Brittany? ›

Bordier Butter, made in the Brittany region of France, is very possibly the best butter in the world. Unfortunately it's made in small batches and sold almost excusively in France.

What do the French call Brittany? ›

Brittany is known as Bretagne in French and at first it was a province and duchy and only later turned into a region. Rennes, former provincial capital, is the chief city. In ancient times the region was part of Armorica.

What does the name Brittany mean in French? ›

Meaning “from Brittany” or “Great Britain,” the origins of this name seem pretty clear. The first use of the word Brittany was used in Northern France where a region by the same name was founded and is still called today.

What does Brittany mean in English? ›

The name Brittany [brit-n-ee] is a female name of French and Latin origins. It came from Brittany, a region of France. Brittany is a Celtic name that originates from the ancient region of Britain. This feminine name signifies "from Britain" or "from the land of the Britons".


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Address: Apt. 419 4200 Sipes Estate, East Delmerview, WY 05617

Phone: +342332224300

Job: Future Advertising Analyst

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