The Ile of Arz is a collection of nine islands located just 6kms to the southwest Vannes. Frequent cruise trips from the city make the island easily accessible. The island comprises of a church, two priories, farms and mills. The low population of this place makes it a very calm and joyful experience to walk around and just look at beautiful things instead of engaging them. Great place to go with your family if you need a break from exertion.
- The priory of Notre Dame that was once a duke’s manor who then gave it over to the peasants to use and develop. Now it is both, a town hall and school.
- Kemoel manor- started as a priory, homed a family of warriors, became an algae factory, then a farm and finally a manor in 1976.
- The mill of Berno is a watermill that was initially built in the 11th century. It stood the test of time and was recently renovated to become functional again.
How to Reach Arz Island
- Cruise ships from Vannes.
- Le Triskel
- Perroquet Bleu (Au)
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41.26% of people who visit Vannes include Arz Island in their plan
11 AM - 12 PM
33.93% of people start their Arz Island visit around 11 AM - 12 PM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Arz Island
88.89% of people prefer walking in order to reach Arz Island