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The road train to see the stones at Carnac

Carnac Stones



Carnac Stones photos and travel guide of our visit to see the ancient standing stones in Brittany. The stones are just outside of Carnac in the village of Le Menec about a mile away

The Carnac Stones sightseeing train

Carnac Stones Brittany

Carnac Stones are spread over a large area around the village of Carnac .The best way to see them first in to head to Le Menec a village of a few houses.There is a tourist road train there which takes you all round the main sites.The trip takes just short of an hour and cost us 6 euros each.We would not have found some of the sites if we had not taken the train ride.We then took the car to the more interesting sites.

In Carnac there is a very good Musee de Prehistoire where you can learn all about the stones. The tourist office have some good free guides to the stones. The most impressive of the stones in my opinion were in a field about half a mile long by 100 metres wide with 11 rows of stones in a straight line

After you have visited the stones if you are feeling hungry head back to Carnac. A selection of places to eat and price guide to the cost

Carnac Stones Brittany

Burial chambers

Carnac Stones Brittany

Hotel in the village of Carnac

Hotel Du Tumulus Carnac


Hotel Du Tumulus Carnac

Discover all that Carnac has to offer with Hotel Restaurant Spa Le Tumulus as a base. The Hotel boasts a convenient location with modern amenities in every guestroom and superb service.

Each guestroom has non smoking rooms, bathrobes, daily newspaper, desk, hair dryer, television.

This Carnac accommodation features on-site facilities such as 24hr room service, elevator, bar/pub, laundry service/dry cleaning, meeting facilities, restaurant, room service, safety deposit boxes.

The hotel offers massage, jacuzzi, spa, outdoor pool, garden to provide extra pleasure and relaxation for all guests.

Hotel Du Tumulus Carnac


Popular Hotels in Carnac, A local Map of the area

Standing stones

Carnac Stones France

Most of the stones are behind low fences

Carnac Stones Brittany

Carnac Stones Brittany

Carnac Stones Brittany

French icon Citroen 2CV in the car park at Carnac

Carnac Stones Brittany

More photos of Concarneau market

More pictures here Cap-Coz photo gallery

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Info and photos of the old town of Dinan

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This house is in a quiet area, close to the Dordogne River. The shops and the town center is at 10 km distance. Large windows allow you to discover the garden side of 9750 sqm with wonderfull view over the Dordogne Valey, the pool 4m x 9m secured by an alarm ( heated from April to November )

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Google street map the visitor centre is on the right with the car park

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