On a visit to Lorient you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Lorient. These places are what Lorient is all about. These must see places in Lorient will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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Kéroman submarine base Cité de la Voile Eric Tabarly 56100 Lorient
10:00 am - 07:00 pm
Eric Taberly was a world famous sailor. This museum explores the science and art of sailing, it’s history and progress through fun interactive exhibits. There’s a ship in the Lorient harbour that you can board. Occasionally, the attraction holds special exhibitions on sailing. There is a nice waterfront restaurant here you may want to try out.
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Base de sous-marins, Rue Roland Morillot, 56100 Lorient, France
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
This base was the bane of Lorient in WWII. Manned by German forces, as one of the largest military fortifications, it was totally bombed out in the war. After the war though, the French themselves began to use it. Today, you get to visit the submarine Flore, and learn of Lorient’s military history.
The highlights are:
The opening history fil...
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Ile de Groix, France
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Brittany’s second largest island became famous for it’s tuna fishing industry. Now though, it’s far more popular for its many unusual beaches, and it’s mineral resources. Port Tudy, which is the island’s main town, contains an ecomuseum that traces the island’s history from the Bronze Age, and covers practically ...
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Citadelle de Port-Louis Avenue ,, Fort Eagle, 56290 Port-Louis, France
10:00 am - 06:30 pm
This museum almost single handed drive’s Port Louis’s tourism. Basically and art and history museum, it tells the story of the great trading conapnies of the 17th and 18th centuries and their quest to bring spices, textiles, porcelain, coffee, tea to France from Asia, Africa and America. It explores the lives of the most famous of these...
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14 Place Jules Ferry, 56100 Lorient, France
04:00 pm - 11:59 pm
The decor, the staff, the ambience and the music is all excellent. And still all of them, excellent though they are, are pale in comparison to the cocktail that is served up here. Large, flamboyant and very yummy, these drinks have made this innocuous pun the Lorient’s favourite… and the tourist’s favourite too!
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12:01 am - 12:00 am
Just across the bay from Lorient to the south east is Port Loius. Historically, it is supremely important as a centre for French Colonialism. It all began in 1664 when the port became the base for Compagnie des Indes, a company that traded between France and India. The location was chosen for the fortification here – the Citadelle.