Worldwide renown for its famous stones, Carnac is located in the heart of the Quiberon Bay, close to the Gulf of the Morbihan in Brittany. With 4 kilometers of 7000 year old stones, Carnac is alive with history where visitors can experience an exceptional prehistoric heritage and relive the history of their ancestors.
Brittany is a major destination in the north-west of France, with Carnac, a charming seaside resort where tourism respect operates in respect of the environment. This is a destination where nature lovers can enjoy hiking, biking, sailing and water sports.
Located in Southern Brittany, Carnac is the perfect place for a family holiday with its five sandy beaches where children can appreciate many attractions and activities. It is also the perfect spot for swimming and water sports with a south-facing beach. Visitors can also enjoy shell-fishing or windsurfing.
Renowned for the quality of bathing water, Carnac welcomes spa guests throughout the year. Visitors can relax in the thalassotherapy of Carnac and enjoy the marine spa for a true wellness experience. Many beauty salons and health spas also greet visitors for a relaxing break.
Carnac has a dedicated oyster-farming area and invites you to visit the natural site of the Po where you can eat and buy oysters whilst experiencing a beautiful view of the bay. You can also taste the local produce in one of the many restaurants in the town.
For a break, Carnac is an excellent place for some retail-therapy with a diverse range of shops and then relax at one of the many bars and restaurants.
Markets, nature walks, children's shows, concerts, exhibitions... enjoy a cultural break in Carnac. Lively throughout the year, the town of Carnac offers events for all ages on the south seafront and in Carnac’s museum, galleries, outdoor parks or streets. In the evening, enjoy the friendly and festive atmosphere of the town for a drink, dance or try your luck at the Casino Barrière.
In the south of Brittany, Carnac also offers a wide range of accommodation to welcome visitors throughout the year: hotels, guest houses, campsites, holiday rentals, holiday residences or even try some more unusual accommodation.
Welcome to Carnac in the north-west of France where you will have an incredible experience full of surprises and fun.