Landerneau (Landerne in Breton) is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France. It lies at the mouth of the Elorn River which divides the Breton provinces of Cornouaille and Léon, 20 km (12 mi) east of Brest. The name means "(religious) enclosure of St Ténénan (Welsh: Tyrnog)": allegedly a Welshman who also had llans in the Vale of Clwyd in North Wales and in Somerset, and who moved to Brittany in the 7th century.It was an important centre of the flax and linen industries in the 16th and 17th centuries. Today it is the main agricultural market in northwest Brittany. A picturesque feature of the town centre is the sixteenth-century house-lined bridge (the Pont de Rohan) across the Elorn. Wikipedia
Discover the beauty of the city's striking landscope, welcome to Landerneau, France. When planning a trip to Landerneau, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Lorient. Attractions in Lorient include Cite De La Voile Eric Tabarly, Le Sous-marin Flore, Ile De Groix. Tour packages of Landerneau are of 1 to 2 days duration.
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