Parks & Gardens|Parcs & Jardins

Port Breton in Dinard

Poney rides near the gitePort Breton Park is facing the Prieuré Beach in Dinard. It is a right paradise for children! They will love the 40 animal species (donkeys, lamas, dears, goats, wallabies, etc) and 20 types of birds. They will be able to burn lots of energy in the play ground! In the summer donkey rides are also offered.

There is a beautiful rosary at the back of the chateau. Everyone should find something interesting there!

The park is free to visit.

Montmarin Park and Chateau Park to visit in Brittany

Privately owned, Montmarin chateau is not open to public but the gardens are worth a visit. They are in two parts: the French style gardens (18th century) and the Romantic garden (1885) with lawns, mixed borders, shrubs, plants and rockery.

It overlooks the river Rance. A great spot!

Plants can be purchased from their nursery.

Parc Floral de Haute Bretagne, near Fougères

According to the Michelin Guide, the Parc Floral de Haute Bretagne is one of France’s finest landscaped parks. It covers an area of 25 ha and acclimatizes plants originating from various continents in some twenty theme-based gardens.

The children will enjoy the suspended bridge, the prehistoric garden and other surprises (ghosts, etc).

Le Courtil des senteurs in Quévertvisiting gardens whilst in Brittany

At the back of Quévert church, there is a beautiful garden open to public all year round. 5000 roses (550 different types) and 250 other species. Each plant and shrub has been careful labeled!

This garden is open all day long and is free to visit.