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Saint Corentin Cathedral

Place Saint-Corentin, 29000 Quimper, France

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About Saint Corentin Cathedral

One of the majestic cathedral in the city of Britanny which has so much historical importance. The gothic architecture and the multi-colored stone facing and pillars increase the beauty of this 15th-century cathedral. it also has a beautiful collection of stained glass of the 15th century. One of the main pilgrimage centres in this area and is also the main tourist attraction too.


Attractions near Saint Corentin Cathedral

La Ville Close 9.36km from Saint Corentin Cathedral

The closed city of Concarneau is a walled city of the xv th and xvi th centuries built on an island. It is the historic heart of the city of Concarneau which has gradually developed around the islet. There are so many shops which are old stone houses. you can wander through this island to study about this place.

Odet10.38km from Saint Corentin Cathedral

One of the beautiful river in France which was wild to the north and is one of the main water sources of the area and people spends time in the banks of this river by fishing and so many other activities. The river is also popular with the Kayakers.

Tristan Island21.02km from Saint Corentin Cathedral

A beautiful island which is historically and also naturally famous around Brittany. The visitors are allowed at a certain time and this place is closely associated with Breton legends and the lost island of Ys. the island has become part of the national Parc Naturel Marin d'Iroise in the year of 2007. One of the beautiful places where you can see the historical trails of the olden ages and also the uninhabited natural beauty.

Nantes-Brest canal22.3km from Saint Corentin Cathedral

The Nantes–Brest canal is a French canal which links the two seaports of Nantes and Brest through inland Brittany. It was built in the early 19th century, and its total length as built was 385 km with 238 locks. This was the most ambitious canal project ever completed in France. One of the main sources of water in this area and also a tourist attraction too. The canal has been revived and ownership has been transferred from the State to Brittany Region, except for the short length in Pays de la

Pointe de la Torche25.7km from Saint Corentin Cathedral

One of the best surfing spots in France offers a panoramic view of the sea and It is an officially recognized natural site and also a prehistoric settlement and burial site that is registered as a historic monument. There are so many interesting things to see around this place and it is a good place to relax your mind from the busy life. This place is accessible by a pedestrian path. It attracts many surfers, bodyboarders, kitesurfers, wind-surfers, wave skiers and land yachters, etc.

Ménez-Hom26.8km from Saint Corentin Cathedral

A small and beautiful mountain which was located in Finistere. This place gives a panoramic view of this area and also  Mysterious traces of stone walls have been found around the top of this mountain, but no one is quite sure from when they date.  visitors have a choice of walks around the mountain or, for the more adventurous, paragliding, or micro-lighting rides. This place is associated with so many myths and also history says more about it.

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Brittany is the farthest west of the regions of Metropolitan France. It is named after the historic and geographic region of Brittany