Vannes is the capital of Morbihan and is located on the southern coast of Brittany. Built on the foundations of a fortified Roman town, the city boasts an intriguing mix of antiquity and urbanisation, with its medieval structures, cathedrals, cobbled streets, narrow lanes, 15th-century houses, old wooden carving, influences of traditional Breton architectural trend, museums and galleries.
One of the best ways to make the most of your time in the historic city and to understand the true essence of the attractive sights is to indulge in some of the best historic attractions in Vannes which include castles like Chateau De Suscinio, Chateau De Josselin, Les Tours D'elven and Ranrouet Castle 'sentinel of The Marshes.' Other top historic attractions in Vannes include Musee De Prehistoire, Cathedrale Saint Pierre, The Petit Mont Cair, Cairn of The Isle of Gavrinis, Sainte-anne D'auray and Prieure Saint-etienne. Vannes is also home to a number of museums that showcase various artefacts from the different time periods like Musee D'histoire Et D'Archelogie and the Musée de la Cohue. The beauty and the long history of Vannes create a mysterious ambience in the atmosphere, that leaves you craving for more.