Worldwide renown for its famous stones, Carnac is located in the heart of Quiberon Bay, close to the Gulf of Morbihan in Brittany. With 4 kilometers of 7000 years old stones, Carnac is alive with history where visitors can experience an exceptional prehistoric heritage and relive the history of their ancestors.
Major destination in Brittany, in the northwest of France, Carnac is also a charming seaside resort which has developed a respectful tourism of the natural environment. This is a destination where nature lovers can enjoy hiking, biking, sailing and water sports.
Located in Southern Brittany, Carnac is the perfect place for family holiday with its five sandy beaches where children can appreciate many attractions and activities. It is also the perfect spot for swimming and water sports with a south-facing beach. Visitors can also enjoy shell-fishing or windsurfing.
Renowned for the quality of bathing water, Carnac welcomes spa guests throughout the year. Visitors can relax in the thalassotherapy of Carnac and enjoy the marine spa for a true wellness experience. Many beauty salons and health spa also greet visitors for a relaxing break.
First place dedicated to oyster-farming, Carnac invites you to visit the natural site of the Po where you can eat and buy oysters. You can also taste the local produce in one of the many restaurants in the city.
For a break, Carnac is the excelling place for shopping and then relax at one of the many bars and restaurants.
Markets, nature walks, children's shows, concerts, exhibitions... enjoy a cultural break in Carnac. Lively throughout the year, the city of Carnac offers events for all ages on Southsea Seafront and in Carnac’s museum, galleries, outdoor parks or streets. In the evening, enjoy the friendly and festive atmosphere of the city for a drink, dance or try your luck at the Casino Barrière.
In the south of Brittany, Carnac also offers a wide range of accommodation to welcome visitors throughout the year: hotels, guest houses, campsites, holiday rentals, holiday residences or unusual accommodation.
Welcome to Carnac in the northwest of France where we welcome you for a stay full of surprises and emotions.