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Vedettes de l'Odet
Ranked #3 of 13 things to do in Benodet
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Owner description: In south Brittany, let's board along the Odet river "the most beautiful river in France" or discover the Glenan archipelago ten miles away from the coast. Promenades, Lunch Cruises on a restaurant boat, Discovery throught a big boat tour, submarine vision, sea kayaking, traditional sailboat cruises on Glenan Islands...Let's choose the option you prefer ! You can also offer a cruise or a week end for Christmas, a birthday and all others opportunity...
Reviewed 3 September 2012

Cold sea but fab day out . Restaurants on arrival are nice but save your hot chocolate for after swimming in the freezing sea. Hope the sun shines for you!

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Reviewed 21 August 2012

The cruise up the Odet River is quite expensive and in my opinion not as advertised. We were expecting secluded little coves and small beaches full of wildlife, what we actually saw was a lot of 19th Century chateaux's and even more trees. The tour guide (in French & English) did have a few interesting facts and even the odd funny anecdote along the way, but overall i didnt feel it was up to the 67 Euro we paid for the familly

4  Thank jimbobsquarepants1
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Reviewed 16 July 2012

I never tire of a trip on the beatiful l'Odet and each time I learn something new about the Chateau and wildlife along the banks as the tour guides become ever more proficient and adventurous in their English commentary. An excellent way, subject to tides, of visiting Quimper while leaving the car behind. Always take something warm to wear because the river can become quite cold.

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Reviewed 13 July 2012

Good trip, the islands are beautiful like a mini French version of the Galapagos.

Lovely beaches with thousands of sea shells washed up, we didnt pick any up, theres only one rule to follow on a remote place like this, dont take anything away and dont leave anything behind.
You can go on a tour in the boat of the islands which wasnt really worth it, better to take the option of spending a few hrs on the main island. Btw if the weather isnt that good in Benodet, theres a good chance it will be warmer in the Glenan so worth a try if Benodet is a bit cloudy.

(ps they do a river trip as well we didnt go on)


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Reviewed 3 July 2012

Was an Ok trip but you would need to see a bank manager before buying the tickets €44 for an adult and €20 per child rip off.

4  Thank Ivan W
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