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A hidden paradise

We drove to Concarneau just for a look. We did the small train tour and then thought we should go... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Tony S
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Wexford, Ireland
via mobile
A HIDDEN GEM

Wow what a stunning hidden gem If you're in Brittany make sure you visit this beautiful walled... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
JeffTheChairman
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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“walled town” (10 reviews)
“old town” (14 reviews)
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Centre Ville, Concarneau, France
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We drove to Concarneau just for a look. We did the small train tour and then thought we should go have a look at the castle. Upon entering we were literally whisked away into a new world. This is highly recommended if you visit. It's...More

Thank Tony S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wow what a stunning hidden gem If you're in Brittany make sure you visit this beautiful walled City Loads of history and character We will return very soon

Thank JeffTheChairman
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

As you cross the moat into the walled town, you can only imagine the history that happened here. Great to walk the wall and view the ocean and boating activity. Lots of shops.

Thank mpd
Reviewed 5 days ago

A welcome for you as you walk through the gates, with musicians playing to welcome you to the City. So much to see,so take your time.

Thank Orbslos
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here 30 years ago on a quick visit, this time spent 3 days in the area. The old town is charming with local musicians playing just inside the entrance. The walk around the walls offers great views of the port. Some of the shops...More

Thank thomas s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a treasure!! We had an absolutely amazing day walk no around the town, great views from the walled area and lovely places to eat and shops to visit in the town

Thank Paul E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this walled city mid August. It was bustling with tourists. The narrow streets are a must to be seen with loads of restaurants and gift shops. There was local blue net festival starting when we visited which we didn't get to experience but I'm...More

Thank Quasr1960
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You enter this mediaeval walled town over series of (former) drawbridges passing a series of, what would have been, state-of-the-art defences to enter a charming little town. The Ville Close sits in the centre of Concarneau harbour with fishing vessels and pleasure yachts surrounding the...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We didnt expect to find this hidden gem in the middle of the harbour, it was wonderful to explore and had a great atmosphere, a must visit

Thank L0uise1958
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a day trip, it's a pretty touristy place which was very busy. The ramparts were interesting to walk around with views of the surrounding area from the top. Lots of places to eat gelato and browse tourist shops. There were some traditionally dressed...More

Thank Katy P
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Ellej1024
11 September 2016|
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Response from Thomas F | Reviewed this property |
The shops have little quality, and you will not miss a lot.
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Alison S
27 June 2016|
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It is.. we visited on a sunday.
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