The historical capital of Brittany, Nantes is a compelling city known for its vibrant artistic and cultural life, intricately tied to the richness of its 1,000-year historic heritage.
Numerous museums and works of art punctuate the city down to the recently renovated docks, but Nantes is also home to laboratories of cultural experimentation and free expression, such as the Lieu Unique cultural centre and the famous Machines de l’île. This is a city bursting with charm and immersed in a festive atmosphere, partly thanks to the significant student population. Numerous cycle lanes offer you the chance to explore the city by bike or on foot. This is an ideal destination for a city break with a coastal feel.