Leisures & Activities – Discover Quimper & its surroundings, in Britany

 

profitez des loisirs et activités des appart-Hotel Quimper et du centre-ville

Regarding the leisures and activities, the Appart’Hôtel Quimper residence is offering a large range of activities and discoveries to enjoy with your family, firends or partner for a romantic getaway in the capital of french cornwall region…  With a unique location, just nearby the historic city center of Quimper in Britany, come and experience all cutural and sportive activities, for a weekend time or a longer holiday stay in the typical and famous city of Quimper !

Quimper, Cornwall & Art Capital in Britany !

Carte Centre Ville Quimper en Bretagne

Only two minutes walking distance separates tour residence from the old historical city center of Quimper ! Quimper is the capital of the cornwall country in France, and is labelised as art and history town thanks to its historical heritage.

A typical Britain Getaway

Nearby Vannes, stay in our fully equipped accommodations, in the heart of the Cornwall country, and discover the traditions of this region ! Come and anjoy a walk in a city mixing both modernity and traditions with the Saint-Corentin Cathedral and different Gothique Buildings. The calm city center, can become very dynamic during the different events taking place in the year (Christmas market, the ornwall festival etc…).

Appart Hotel Quimper Bretagne Cornouaille

More than Quimper, we highly recommend you to visit the surrondings of this region, to discover the cultural, historical and artistique heritage of this place, such as : The Pointe du Raz “,  the Museum-village of Locronan, the Guilvine City port, the Theatre of Cornwall and the Contemporary Art Centre.

During your evenings, enjoy a walk on the Odet Riversides, a river crossing the town and measuring 16 km. Have a stop to a ” Crêperie ” (typical britany pancakes, salted or sugary); Ranked as the most beautiful river in France,  the Odet river offers a unique landscape to discover between the nature and its Manor and castle architecture ! You can also choose to walk from the Place au Beurre the Butter Place) to the Terre au Duc Place, going through the Kéréon Street,  to discover the old center of the Town.
Quimper isn’t only a city of art and history. Quimper is also about nature with its beautiful gardens and parks (a total of 310 ha of green areas ! ); Come and discover places such as : the “jardin de la retraite” garden , the “jardin de la paix” garden, the “jardin du théâtre Max Jacob” garden, the “jardin du prieuré” garden (ranked as a remarkable garden), the Frugy hill, The Saint-Laurent Valey… An incredible choice for walking and nature lovers !

Excursion dans le sud du Finistère aux Jardins Prieuré

Not-to-be-missed Visits in Quimper :

  • The Saint Corentin cathedral and the Palais des Évêques in Quimper
  • The Quimper “touch” : the ” Faïencerie “,  britany bowls…
  • The Art Museum
  • The Odet river that cross the town of Quimper
  • Locmaria Place : historical quarter if the city
  • The biscuits bakery of  Quimper

The Cornwall festival of Quimper

Every year in July, during 6 days the Cornwall festival is taking place in the city center of Quimper ! Every year, around 250 000 visitors come to experience the britanny cornwalls traditions from the music to the dance and food ! Enjoy the festival and our accommodations located in the city center of Quimper at 2 minutes walk from the festival !Festival Cornouaille kemper centre-ville de Quimper proche de notre hébergement

Discover around our residence, the Britany, a region with an important historical and cultural background ! Multiple villages are to be discovered during your stay as well as the local and delighful gastronomy ! You should also have a walk to its surrounding parks and gardens, or to the multiple beaches nearby..

Discover the Castles of the region and their cultural treasure as well as mueusm to get to know more about the britany history !

Not-to-be-missed Picturesque Places nearby Quimper:

Profiter d'un séjour pas cher en famille à Quimper et ses alentours

  • Benodet city at 25 minutes
  • Douarnenez city at 25 minutes
  • Concarneau city at 30 minutes
  • Pointe du Raz Site at  1 hour
  • Le Guilvinec city at 40 minutes
  • Pont l’abbe city at 20 minutes
  • Locronan city at 20 minutes
  • Pont Aven city at 30 minutes

Not-to-be-missed Festivals : 

  • The “Cornwall Festival” in Quimper, in July
  • The “Musical Week Festival” in Quimper, in July
  • The “Cyber fest-noz Festival” in Quimper, in July
  • The “Fest-deiz & fest-noz” Traditionnal Britain Music and Dance festivals, all year long in Quimper and its surrounding areas
  • The “Mondial Folk Festival” in August, at 30 minutes from the residence
  • The “Vielles Charrues Festival” in July or August, at 50 minutes from the residence
  • The “Poupet Festival” at 50 minutes from the residence
  • The “Scopitone Festival” at 50 minutes from the residence

The Taureau Castle, The Kernault Manor or the Kergroadez Castles… In the Finistère region, Castles and Religious Places are an important part of the historical and cultural heritage. You will also find many Museums to entertain everybody and learn more about the surroundings of the Appart’hotel Quimper ! Hereby a great selection of places we recommend:

Museums & others recommended visits :

  • The National Marine Museum at 50 minutes from the residence
  • The Lighthouse of Saint-Mathieu at 1h20 from the residence
  • The Fortifications Road at 50 minutes from the residence
  • The Bigourdan Museum at 20 minutes from the residence
  • The Britany Museum at 7 minutes from the residence
  • The Amiral Museum at 40 minutes from the residence
  • The Port Museum at 30 minutes from the residence
  • The Prehistoric Museum at 30 minutes from the residence
  • The Bord de Mer Museum at 20 minutes from the residence

The Finistère Region Famous Castles :

  • The Taureau Castle à 1 heure et 20 minutes
  • Kernault Manor at 35 minutes from the residence
  • The Kerouzéré Castle à 1 heure et 10 minutes
  • The Britany Game house at 25 minutes from the residence
  • The Trévirez Domain at 30 minutes from the residence
  • The Lanniron Domain at 10 minutes from the residence

Renowned Religious Places :

  • The Abbatial of Saint-Maurice religious place at 40 minutes from the residence
  • The Daoulas Abbaye at 35 minutes from the residence

The Appart’hotel Quimper surroundings also offers you multiple parks, for every tastes and ages ! For sensational leisures lovers, come and experience the numerous Amusement Parks nearby our resort. If you feel like enjoying more peaceful activities, spend the day or the afternoon discovering the Animal world and the Botanical Treasures of the region, with your family, your group of friend or during your romantic getaway !

Animal & Botanical Parks :

  • The La Pommeraie Animal Parks, at 1 hour from the residence
  • The Oceanic centre Océanopolis, at 50 minutes from the residence
  • The Océ’âne Park, at 50 minutes from the residence
  • The Marinarium Park in Concarneau, at 30 minutes from the residence
  • The Zoo of Pont Scorff, at 50 minutes from the residence

Amusement Parks :

  • “Ty Circus” Park, at 10 minutes from the residence
  • “Aquarive Swimming Pool” aquatic Park, at 10 minutes from the residence
  • “Odet Loisirs” Park, at 20 minutes from the residence
  • “La Récré des Trois curé” Park, at 1 hour from the residence
  • “Le Labyrinthe Peninsula” Park, at 50 minutes from the residence
  • “Parc de Loisirs” in Bel Air
  • “Djoomba Land” Park, at 20 minutes from the residence

Let’s enjoy the French Gastronomy Treasures…

Séjour à Quimper déguster les fruits de mer et produits du terroir du Finistère

During you holidays in Britany, we highly recommend you to discover the local food products of britany, with the seafood, the ” Kig Ar Farz ” speciality, the ” Andouille de Baye ” the cider ,the Bélon oysters…

A dessert ? Try and enjoy the Philomène macarons, the worldwide reknowned Crêpes with salted butter caramel, the Kouign amant of Locronan .. The south of Britany has a delightful gastronomy heritage to absolutely discover during your stay at the residence in Quimper !

The Local Outdoor Markets :

In the city center of Quimper, discover the local outdoor markets with local food gastronomy ! Come every sunday morning and enjoy a warm fresh crepe with a hot coffee !

  • The Tudy island market every monday morning at 15 minutes from the residence
  • The Combrit city market every wednesday at 10 minutes from the residence
  • The Fouesnant city market every wednesday at 10 minutes from the residence
  • The Pont-l’Abbé city market every wednesday at 20 minutes from the residence
  • The Guengat city market every thursday afternoon at 10 minutes from the residence
  • The Briec city market every friday at 15 minutes from the residence
  • The Benodet city market every monday at 10 minutes from the residence

Come and experience a great range of activities during your getaway or holidays in the Britany region, in the Cornwall part of France,  with sensational and sporting experiences ! On the water or in the air, you will find  your hapiness during your stay and keep unique memories of those holidays in France.

Nautical Activities :

  • The “Balneides acquatic centre ” at 20 minutes from the resort
  • The Aquarive swimming pool in Quimper
  • The ” Escales Compagnie maritime Finist’Mer ” place at 1h15 from the resort
  • The Thalasso therapy centre of Concarneau at 30 minutes from the resort
  • The Yachting Club in Saint Nic at 40 minutes from the resort
  • Wise Up Surf Cool in Plomeur at 20 minutes from the resort
  • Scubadiving in Audierne at 40 minutes from the resort
  • Water Skiing Aquatiko in Loctudy at 30 minutes from the resort
  • Flyboard Sensations in Fouesnant at 20 minutes from the resort

Outdoor Activities :

  • Britany traditionnal dance course in Pouldreuzic at 30 minutes from the resort
  • Cyclotourisme on the cider road at Benodet at 20 minutes from the resort
  • Horseriding in Plogonnec at 15 minutes from the resort
  • Laser Game  at 50 minutes from the resort
  • Cornwall Golf in La Forêt-Fouesnant at 20 minutes from the resort
  • Bonobo Park in Quimper
  • The ” Bel Air ” leisure park at 30 minutes from the resort
  • Casino of Benodet at 20 minutes from the resort
  • Tennis in Pluguffan at 10 minutes from the resort

Aerial Activities :

  • Paragliding in Plomodiern at 30 minutes from the resort
  • ULM flights in Pluguffan at 15 minutes from the resort

Discover the hiking trails in the surrounding areas of our residence, with the various forests, botanical gardens and Odet river ! Those natural sites are welcoming you with a preserved nature and a fresh ocean air  !

Walking & Hiking Trails in Quimper :

  • The 10 km Hiking trail in Kermabeuzen Site
  • The Walking trail at Pouldeuzic at 30 minutes from the resort
  • The 10 km Walking trail in Quimper, with its two rivers
  • The Trunvel lake walking trail at 30 minutes from the resort
  • The 10 km Hiking trail in Luzon and the Odet river sides
  • The 10 km Hiking trail of the Odet river to the Gorges of Stangala

Gardens, parks & forests : 

  • The Retraite Garden at 5 minutes from the residence
  • The Boutiguery domain Garden at 20 minutes from the residence
  • The Max Jacob theatre Garden at 10 minutes from the residence
  • The Prieuré de Locmaria Garden at 10 minutes from the residence
  • The National Botanical Conservatory at 50 minutes from the residence
  • The Botanical Garden of the Mountains in Spezet at 40 minutes from the residence
  • The Arboretum des Arbres du Monde (World Trees Site) in Huelgoat city at 40 minutes from the residence
  • The Moulin Neuf Public Garden at 30 minutes from the residence
  • The Marines de Morgat Caves at 30 minutes from the residence

Wild and authentic, Quimper city is welcoming you with its beautiful and large natural spaces, where you can discover the britany traditions ! Between the sun and sea, the Cornwall region is a real peaceful place for your upcoming family, friend or romantic getaway !

Nearby Beaches :

  • Bénodet beach at 20 minutes from the residence
  • Maner  beach at 20 minutes from the residence
  • Trevignon beach at 30 minutes from the residence
  • La Pointe du Raz beach at 1 hour from the residence
  • Kérou beach at 40 minutes from the residence
  • Valérie beach at 40 minutes from the residence
  • Ris beach at 25 minutes from the residence
  • Pors-Carn beach at 30 minutes from the residence

Nearby Islands :

  • The Sein island at 1h10 from the residence
  • The Crozon Peninsula at 40 minutes from the residence
  • The Fouesnant Island
  • The Île Vierge (The Virgin Island)
  • The Tudy Island at 20 minutes from the residence
  • The Kermor island at 20 minutes from the residence

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