• Photo: Pavel Ilyukhin / Shutterstock

Belle-Ile-en-Mer

Covering 84-square km (32-square miles), Belle-Ile is the largest of Brittany's islands; and, as its name implies, it is beautiful. Being less commercialized than its mainland counterpart, Quiberon (a spa town with pearl-like beaches on the eastern side of the Quiberon Peninsula), Belle-Ile maintains a natural appeal. Monet created several famous paintings on the island, and the pristine terrain may tempt you to set up an easel yourself.

Advertisement

Trip Finder
Store
Travel Phrases

Learn French Phrases before or while you're on the go!

Download Now

No Thanks