On a visit to Quimper 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 Quimper. These places are what Quimper is all about. These must see places in Quimper will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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Place Saint-Corentin, 29000 Quimper, France.
08:30 am - 06:30 pm
The catholic is a brilliant execution in Gothic architecture. One feature in particular makes it stand out from others – there is a ‘kink’ – that is, as it rises, it seems to bend when seen from above. Though this is mainly so that the cathedral matches the contours of its location, worshippers say that it’s symbolic o...
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Office de Tourisme de Quimper Place de la Résistance 29000,Quimper France.
The Odet river waterfront is the best place to take a stroll in Quimper. They say it’s the prettiest river in all of France. There are many cute little footbridges crossing the river. Your stroll will take you along squares, historical buildings, fields, gardens, churches. See if you can catch a boat ride. The best place to start the walk wou...
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40 Place Saint-Corentin, 29000 Quimper, France.
09:30 am - 05:30 pm
Jean-Marie de Silguy bequeathed his art collection of 1200 paintings and 2000 drawings to Quimper on the condition that a museum would be built to house them. Today, most of the works here are by western European painters, Bretons, Flemish, Italian, and Dutch painters. Their special exhibitions are usually very good.
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Place de la Resistance, 29000 Quimper, France.
09:30 am - 06:00 pm
This is the best place to kick off your Quimper tour. They’ll tell you how to get to wherever it is you want to go. They’ll tell you what’s happening in town. They’ll tell you when the weekly markets are, and what to look out for in them. The staff is extremely helpful, and also knowledgeable about the town and it’s surrounding area.
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77 Chemin du Quinquis, 29000 Quimper, France.
09:00 am - 06:30 pm
Breton has a long history of distilling. You’ll get to see some of the artefacts related to the process here – namely, stills. There’s a seventeenth century apple press, a number of copper stills and more. A heady scent will fill the air for most of your tour. At its end, you’re welcome to go ahead and engage in a fun tasting.