Morbihan’s Cités d’Art
- La Gacilly...
St Gildas Chapel
.21 June Music Festival
.13 July/14 July Differents
'Sound and light show'
.19/21 July to Carhaix
Festival 'Vieilles Charrues'
.2/11 August to
Land of country folk, renowned for the quality
and originality of its rural heritage, land of seafarers, including one-third of the French coastline,
Brittany Is also a region with strong urban traditions, a region rich in Cités d’Art.|
Eaux is a pretty village tucked along the banks of the river'Le Blavet'
Saint Nicolas invites you to step outside of time
beside a river full of fish that snakes its way through spaces of magic and
legend. On the walker’s path, if you are lucky you will see herons and
kingfishers near the water.St Nicolas is well known to anglers who willingly
cohabit with walkers along the towpath and those who rent pedalos or canoes
from 'La Base Nautique'(an introduction or advanced courses to white water or calm
The karting center is 4kms only from the gites.
At Rimaison (8 minutes drive away) you will
discover an undulating golf course, which apart from its countryside, offers
panoramic views of the Blavet Valley.
There are two restaurants where a variety of
tempting Breton cuisine is available and a creperie. Why not stop and taste a
traditionally made crepe...
5 minutes drive brings you to the market town of
Plumeliau where you can find supermarkets, banks, post office, and petrol station
(Bread at St Nicolas every day)
Short break in 'Blavet Valley'
Each summer, since 1992 'L’art dans les chapelles' has invited artists to show
their work and let them converse with the rich and exceptionally diverse
religious patrimony of the region, Artists of great renown along with yet to
be discovered artists, 'inhabit' the chapels mostly dating from the XVth and
XVIth century and situated within a few kilometres of each other. An
invitation to discover contemporary artistic works and to discover our
Pontivy, town of contrasts once know as 'Napoleon
ville' includes a medieval town of narrow winding streets lined with timbered
houses and a castle that is a fine example of Brittany’s military
architecture. The Napoleonic district built on the orders of the Emperor
himself has wide thoroughfares with picturesque names set at right angles to
You can reach the coast and explore the pretty
beaches, bays, the striking cliffs of the 'côte sauvage' and the beautiful
inland sea of the 'Golfe du Morbihan'. Visit Port-Louis (35 mn) with its old port
and lovely beach...
Saint Nicolas des Eaux is a perfect location for exploring Brittany
Rennes Saint Jacques : 1 H - Lorient : 45mn - Dinard : 2 H - Paris Orly : 4 H -
Paris Roissy : 4 H 30 - Nantes International Airport : 1 H 45 (Car-Hire is easily arranged)
Roscoff, St Malo, Cherbourg, Caen
Vannes, Lorient, Rennes, Quimper, Nantes (TGV Paris/Nantes 3 H)
WELCOME TO BRITTANY
de la Sabotiere
French holiday home
St Nicolas des Eaux
South Morbihan-Brittany-North West France