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Interesting Place to Visit

It was my first visit to this town and it was worth the time spent there. We parked somewhere... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Farnborough, United Kingdom
Lovely riverside walk

The riverside walks in Pond Aven are amazing, and the streets and galleries interesting. Far too... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Redruth, England, United Kingdom
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“the river”(22 reviews)
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Place Paul Gauguin, 29930 Pont-Aven, France
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Reviewed yesterday

It was my first visit to this town and it was worth the time spent there. We parked somewhere outside the main shopping area as there was a short time limit in the town itself. We walked along the quayside and over the river passing...More

Thank 585Rodney585
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The riverside walks in Pond Aven are amazing, and the streets and galleries interesting. Far too many tourist trap shops selling rubbish for my liking however, but these are easy to avoid, just keep on walking past to the interesting bits.

Thank BDRedruth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The town is very cute with many little narrow streets. Especially the walk along the small stream is very nice. Unfortunatley it is badly crowded primarily when the market is there.

Thank Sa0087
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely place for a wander around a coffee or a meal lovely river with lots of disused windmills and port area. Do the boardwalk the flora is lovely. Overpriced artist shops, but hey we all have to make a living....

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely place for a stroll and some lovely photographs. Very picturesque riverside setting with an easy walk into the woods made famous by the Pont Aven painters. Lots of beautiful art galleries to browse unless you have a few thousand euro to splash out on...More

Thank Jasmine101Surrey
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

A lovely little town. We enjoyed the river running through town with the old water wheels and sluice gates. Lots of little shops (souvenirs, biscuits canned goods, etc). We got a map from the info center and took a short walk. Our favorite spot was...More

Thank NCtravelz
Reviewed 1 April 2018

When the rivers are running high this is amazing, a photographers paradise,do walk to the port and towards the sea, a true "chaos" of rocks and movement.

Thank michaelvivian
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit. Some nice art on display. Lots of small art boutiques down by the port. Did not have time to wander around too much but would like to return.

Thank Curious625633
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Such a picturesque town. Many art galaries. Beautiful old buildings and lots of gardens. the river and little bridges adds to the ambiance as well as tje background music.

2  Thank Junko S
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We could just picture how beautiful the town would look in the sun. Rain dampened it a bit but it was still a pleasure to stroll around the quaint streets. There were quite a few shops with artwork and other things made in the area.

2  Thank Paytons
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