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  • Address: Pont-Aven, France, Lorient
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 08:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Church, Museums, Outdoors, Trail, Bridge, Restaurant, Family And Kids, Town

Halfway between Quimper and Quimperle, you’ll find Pont-Aven. Originally known for it’s many mills, today, the town is famous as a 'city of artists'. Like almost all other towns in Brittany, you visit is because it’s a pretty place.

Highlights are:

  • The 4 watermills on the river Aven.
  • The main bridge and the streets on either side of it.
  • The quiet port with the Breton houses.
  • The cute restaurants.
  • Chapel of Tremalo – Inspired the famous painter Gauguin to paint The Yellow Christ
  • The Museum of Fine Arts.
  • The trail along the Aven River.

How to Reach Pont-aven

  • You’ll have to walk or drive here.
  • Ask the locals for directions and public transport info.

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  • Pont-aven Address: Pont-Aven, France, Lorient
  • Pont-aven Timing: 24-hrs
  • Best time to visit Pont-aven(preferred time): 09:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Pont-aven: 08:00 Hrs
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  • 26.14% of people who visit Lorient include Pont-aven in their plan

  • 30.77% of people start their Pont-aven visit around 09 AM

  • People usually take around 8 Hrs to see Pont-aven

Monday, Thursday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Pont-aven

People normally club together Web29 and Eglise Saint Jacques De Pouldavid while planning their visit to Pont-aven.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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