Best Things To Do in Dinan, France

Whether you're visiting Dinan for a few days or are a localite, Dinan is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Dinan. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Dinan. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Dinan. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Dinan keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Dinan listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Dinan which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Dinan will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Dinan recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Dinan

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Dinan that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 28 Things To Do in Dinan
    - Used in 365 itineraries
    Fort La Latte

    Tags: Historical Site, Fort

    Address: 22240 Plevenon, France

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Medieval castles don’t look more magical and mythical than this. The fort is made of pink sandstone; the view of the Emerald coast, the Channel Islands and the sea from its walls are breath-taki...Read more

  2. #2 of 28 Things To Do in Dinan
    - Used in 375 itineraries
    Thursday Morning Market

    Tags: Entertainment, Market, Shopping Center

    Address: Place Duguesclin, 22100 Dinan, France

    Timings: 08:30 am - 01:00 pm Details

    A typical French weekly market is set up between the Place Duguesclin and place du Champ Clos on Thursdays. The products are local – meats, fruits, veggies, plants, cheeses, flowers, and clothes...Read more

  3. #3 of 28 Things To Do in Dinan
    - Used in 622 itineraries
    Les Remparts De Dinan

    Tags: Landmark, Historical Site

    Address: Boulevard André Aubert, 22100 Dinan, France

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Dinan used to be city fortified by walls. Only a remnant of these great defences remain now, with only 10 out of 14 guard towers. A small portion of these walls (including those at Castle Dinan) may b...Read more

  4. #4 of 28 Things To Do in Dinan
    - Used in 525 itineraries
    Le Port De Dinan

    Tags: Port

    Address: 17 Rue du Quai, 22100 Dinan, France

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The port-marina along Rance River is one of the liveliest places in the city. It is also one of the most beautiful walks. In the summer, the waters are very busy with cruise boats. Old stone houses ha...Read more

  5. #5 of 28 Things To Do in Dinan
    - Used in 528 itineraries
    Basilique St-sauveur

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: 14 Place Saint-Sauveur, 22100 Dinan, France

    Timings: 07:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    This Romanesque Roman Catholic church has a legend behind it. It’s said that it was built in the 12th century by Riwallon Rufus, a knight taken prisoner in the First Crusade, who vowed to build ...Read more

  6. #6 of 28 Things To Do in Dinan
    - Used in 182 itineraries
    Les Jardins Du Chateau De La Ballue

    Tags: Hotel

    Address: La Balue, 35560 Bazouges-la-Perouse, France

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:30 pm Details

    Though the hotel is a historical building as well, it is the gardens here that that enchants visitors. Architects Francois-Hebert Stevens and Paul Maymont built the gardens in Manifest style, a Renais...Read more

  7. #7 of 28 Things To Do in Dinan
    - Used in 134 itineraries
    La Tour De L'horloge

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 23 Rue de l'Horloge, 22100 Dinan, France

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The 15th century, 46 metre high clock tower is famous for the panoramic views it offers of Dinan from above. It was commissioned by Duchess Anne of Brittany; that’s why this clock’s main b...Read more

  8. #8 of 28 Things To Do in Dinan
    Parc Zoologique Et Chateau De La Bourbansais

    Tags: Wildlife Sanctuary , Wildlife Park, Zoo

    Address: Parc Zoologique et Chateau de la Bourbansais 35720 Pleugueneuc France

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    This private zoo is set in the grounds of a Renaissance era castle. The hundred hectares host about 500 hundred animals – big cats, exotic birds, great apes and other savannah animals. Some of t...Read more

  9. #9 of 28 Things To Do in Dinan
    - Used in 88 itineraries
    Musee-chateau De Combourg

    Tags: Castle, Historical Site

    Address: 23 Rue des Princes 35270 Combourg

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This beautiful castle was built in the 12 century to defend the nearby cathedral and protect Brittany’s independence. Interestingly, the writer and politician Francois-Rene de Chateaubriand grew...Read more

  10. #10 of 28 Things To Do in Dinan
    - Used in 362 itineraries
    Rue Du Jerzual

    Tags: Historical Site

    Address: Rue du Jerzual, Dinan

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    A picturesque, cobbled street full of pretty half-timbered houses. It ends at the fortified Porte du Jerzual – a Historical Monument. It’s a steep road, and walking up it will have you huf...Read more

  11. #11 of 28 Things To Do in Dinan
    - Used in 59 itineraries
    Cobac Parc Et Aqua'fun Park

    Tags: Outdoors, Amusement Park, Water Park, Entertainment

    Address: Le Bois de Cobac, 35720 Lanhélin, France

    Timings: 11:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    With 30 rides at Cobac Park and 10 giant water slides at the Aqua’fun Park, this place makes for an excellent whole-day family outing. There is also a roller coaster, a pirate-ship and a watch-t...Read more

  12. #12 of 28 Things To Do in Dinan
    - Used in 287 itineraries
    Eglise Saint-malo De Dinan

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: 12 Rue de la Boulangerie, 22100 Dinan, France

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This Gothic church’s construction began in 1490, but it would not be completed until the 20th century. Everyone in Dinan chipped into its construction – French, Bretons, workers and crafts...Read more

  13. #13 of 28 Things To Do in Dinan
    - Used in 96 itineraries
    Chateau De La Hunaudaye

    Tags: Castle

    Address: Le Saint-Esprit des Bois, Pledeliac, 22270 Dinan, France

    Timings: 10:30 am - 06:30 pm Details

    This 13th century fairy-tale medieval castle was built by obscure nobleman Olivier Tournemine, who used it as a base to rise high in the nobility – to the rank of Barony. Destroyed by the army o...Read more

  14. #14 of 28 Things To Do in Dinan
    - Used in 179 itineraries
    Le Chateau De Dinan

    Tags: Castle, Historical Site

    Address: Rue du Chateau, 22100 Dinan, France

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The castle keep and the gate are part of the ramparts of Dinan. Also called Donjon de la duchesse Anne (Keep of the Duchess Anne), the chateau was built in the 14th century. Though the castle looks in...Read more

  15. #15 of 28 Things To Do in Dinan
    - Used in 98 itineraries
    Le Petit Train De Dinan

    Tags: Outdoors, Entertainment, Train Ride

    Address: Rue de l Horloge, (au niveau du Theatre des Jacobins), 22100 Dinan, France

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This mini tourist train is is a surprisingly convenient way to get around. Dinan is town with steep elevation changes, and not everyone has the stamina for it. The train lets you bypass the whole effo...Read more