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City break in Brest. Active leisure ideas for Brest - attractions, recreation and nightlife

The first thing to do when arriving in Brest is, of course, to visit the port. It's really worth it — to see sun-drenched ships on the calm water surface, which instills serenity in the hearts of all comers. Brest, especially its port, is worthy of seeing at least once in a lifetime. And if you try local cruises, then happiness can reach the limit. To do this, please pay attention to Les Vedettes Azenor, Eau Libre, La Recouvrance.
The main shopping street of Brest is Rue Jean Jaurès. It includes shops of the most popular European brands. They sell elite designer clothes, which only the richest customers can afford to … Open
While in Brest, it's a sin not to go jet skiing (Jet 29 Organisation), rent a boat (Bleu Evasion Bretagne, Locusport), fish (Pêcheur d'Iroise, Brest Fishing), and such opportunities should not be neglected because this is the best city offers. Marine culture is developed here just like hockey in Canada - this is a kind of lifestyle of the local residents - even the smallest child can tell you a lot about how to fish here. If you feel like air is your natural element, you're recommended to use the offer from Bretagne Ulm or the Association des Pilotes Helicoptere du Finistere and sit in the passenger seat of a helicopter, thereby experiencing the bliss flying over the city of Brest.
However, your vacation should not be limited to this kind of entertainment. Thus, those wishing to try their hand at virtual world will appreciate Virtual Room, bowling fans gather in Bowling - le Master, and those who prefer laser tag use the services of Laser Game Brest. Rinkla Stadium is a great place for those who want to enjoy ice-skating, and Last Player bar is ideal for those preferring board and arcade games. Here you can also find a nice restaurant serving very tasty food. Tourists who are crazy about mind games should not ignore Mystery o'clock and Panic-Room - escape quests with non-trivial and original games. Copyright
Brest is a large port city in France. During the times of the World War II it was used as a military base. German submarines were kept there. In case you want to learn more about the … Open
The Roof Entertainment Center can definitely be called a multipurpose place where you can have a good time as a family. You can also take a dip, and to do this, the city offers Foch swimming pool with its fantastic leisure opportunities. To discover the wonderful sea world, be sure to visit Oceanopolis presenting the great diversity of ocean fauna. Children aged from 3 to 6 years old will definitely like Kijou Parc entertainment center. It would be equally interesting to visit Spadiumparc Water Park where people of all age groups can find something exciting for themselves.
Brest Castle When it comes to cinemas, the most interesting program is shown by Cinéma Multiplexe Liberté - find time to visit this place, if you want to watch something fresh and new. All golf players will appreciate Swin Golf de Brest, a club that has always captivated visitors with its unimaginable beauty. Also, the city has something to please camping lovers - Camping Camp Municipal De Portez, and Camping 4 étoiles Le Goulet.
Brest is famous for its delicious restaurants, many of which are known outside the country. Either savvy tourists or admirers of exotic dishes will surely find dining facilities for their … Open
Tourists who prefer cultural pastime will be impressed with many local museums. And not least due to the fact that cultural institutions of this kind are truly unique in Brest. For example, Musée national de la Marine is perhaps the most "Brest" museum displaying the maritime history of the city. It is housed in a building, which is considered the city's hallmark - Château de Brest. It is especially attractive for military history buffs. Exhibits presented here are really mind-blowing - they include sculptures, works of fine art, and ship models.
Have a Rest Other museums are no less remarkable. Fort de Montbarey is another place where fans of military history feel at home. A large number of military vehicles from the Second World War are displayed here. Abri Sadi Carnot is a shelter, which is associated with the tragedy that occurred during the World War II. And you will definitely hear something interesting about it from local guides. Connoisseurs of fine art gather at Musee des Beaux-Arts and those preferring contemporary art - at Passerelle center d'art contemporain.
Arriving in Brest, you may be surprised by the fact that locals speak not French but Celtic Breton language, which means that it has more similarities with Welsh, Scottish, and Irish. … Open
Brest is equally attractive for lovers of beautiful landscapes. Thus, a walk in Jardin du Conservatoire Botanique National de Brest is a great option for a pleasant pastime. It also would be nice to explore Parc de la Penfeld where adults can relax on a bench while their children are playing on a playground. Admire truly spectacular views in Vallon du stang Alar - the place where you can find inspiration and serenity, which is often lacking in the life full of the world's distractions.
Brest Those wishing to get not only pleasant memories but also some material things from a visit to Brest will surely appreciate local shops. So, for the best pancakes, you should go to Crêperie de Coataudon, for local delicacies - to Roi de Bretagne, and for fresh products - to Halles Saint Louis. And if you always think about shopping, Le Phare de l'Europe is worth visiting. Locals and tourists alike buy the best coffee or tea in Tôt ou tard. And some of Brest's establishments giving peace of mind are Nomade Spa & Beaute, Aux Modelages d'Ailleurs.
Brest is a beautiful city with rich history. It was damaged severely during the Second World War, so today tourists can see only a fraction of historic sites and place of interest that have … Open
We should also note local nightclubs and bars - there are a lot of them in the city, so everyone can find a suitable place to their own taste and budget. The Dubliners welcomes those who prefer to drink the foamy drink in a nice atmosphere of the Irish pub, Blind Piper Pub is interesting with its decor, and Metropolitan will be liked by lovers of excellent cocktails. Another wonderful bar that is sure to please everyone is La Godinette, fans of live music should go to Chamade, and dancers will find entertainment in La Javanaise.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Brest and surroundings

Recommended places for active recreation and leisure in Brest

Le Square
Where: 14 rue Kéréon, Brest, Brest; Telephone: +33 (0)2 98 43 43 63;
La Suite
Where: 9 rue Am Nielly, Brest, Brest; Telephone: +33 (0)2 98 44 25 95;
Discothèque Les Tritons
Where: 7 rue St Martin, Brest, Brest; Telephone: + 33 (0)2 98 43 29 90;
Red Dragon Café
Where: 26 rue Magenta, Brest, Brest; Telephone: +33 (0)2 98 46 38 20;
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Map of all parks
National and city parks around Brest
♥   Marine National Park 'Port Launay' , 25.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Brest
♥   Amusement park 'La Récré des 3 Curés' Milizac, 8.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Brest
♥   Restaurant 'Globulle Rouge' Brest. Type - Traditional cuisine. 1.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Hostellerie de la Mer' Crozon. Type - Modern cuisine|Seafood. 12.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Le Mutin Gourmand' Crozon. Type - Modern cuisine|Country. 17.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Les Oliviers' Lannilis. Type - Traditional cuisine. 18.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Saveurs et Marée' Morgat. Type - Seafood|Traditional cuisine. 19.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Guide to your best city break in Brest - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Brest - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Brest?' disappears immediately. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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