Cairn Of The Isle Of Gavrinis

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  • Address: Gavrinis isle, Larmor-Baden Village, France, Vannes
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  • Timings: 09:30 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +33-0297571938
  • Ticket Price: 10 EUR
  • Time Required: 02:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Island, Family And Kids
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On an island of Granite called Gavrinis, you will find that the time has stopped running, long back. Situated in the Gulf of Morbihan, this place is one of the best preserved sites in Brittany. 1835 saw the first session of excavations. Since then, this island has gone through a series of more exploratory ventures and many attempts of restoration. Highlights include:

  • A tomb that dates back to the French monolithic age.
  • A passageway that is full of engravings of the age it was built in (Zigzag lines, lozenges, axes, staffs and stylized human motifs).
  • A guided tour through all of this.
  • A boat trip to reach the island.

The artwork here is peculiar yet exciting. The tour will help you understand what the interpretations are. A trip to this place will take you back in time.

Cairn Of The Isle Of Gavrinis Travel Tips

  • Guided tours are in French Language. Carry leaflets of information if you are not familiar with the language.
  • The boat trip one-way takes 30 minutes. Board the boat from the village Larmor-Baden.
  • There is no eatery on the island. Have your meal before you go.

Entrance Ticket Details For Cairn Of The Isle Of Gavrinis

  • Adults (over 17): 10.3 €
  • Childs: 3.60 €

How to Reach Cairn Of The Isle Of Gavrinis

  • Boat trip from Larmor-Baden.
  • Hourly bus from Vannes to Pluneret. Line-6 bus from Pluneret to Larmor-Baden.

  • Hotel du Parc Fetan
  • Plein Sud

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  • Cairn Of The Isle Of Gavrinis Address: Gavrinis isle, Larmor-Baden Village, France, Vannes
  • Cairn Of The Isle Of Gavrinis Contact Number: +33-0297571938
  • Cairn Of The Isle Of Gavrinis Timing: 09:30 am - 07:00 pm
  • Cairn Of The Isle Of Gavrinis Price: 10 EUR
  • Best time to visit Cairn Of The Isle Of Gavrinis(preferred time): 04:00 pm - 07:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Cairn Of The Isle Of Gavrinis: 02:30 Hrs
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  • 6.8% of people who visit Vannes include Cairn Of The Isle Of Gavrinis in their plan

  • 83.33% of people start their Cairn Of The Isle Of Gavrinis visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs 30 Minutes to see Cairn Of The Isle Of Gavrinis

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