Dinan city of art and history
Medieval citadel located at the bottom of the Rance estuary, Dinan is still today surrounded by its ramparts, the largest and oldest in Brittany. This impressive 3km belt, made up ofdungeon, 10 towers and 4 monumental gates surprises with the many treasures it has been able to protect throughout the centuries...
Dinan, over the stones and the centuries
Dinan opens on the Emerald Coast between Dinard and Saint-Malo, Dinan is still today entirely surrounded by its ramparts, the largest and oldest in Brittany.
Stroll through the historic center and discover the diversity of half-timbered housess (with corbelling, porch and window) as well as the beautiful private mansions built in the XNUMXth century by wealthy local families. Discover daily life in Dinan from the Middle Ages to the present day!
Step back in time from the port to the medieval citadel
Follow in the footsteps of the Breton merchants who came to trade in Dinan at the end of the Middle Ages. The port, river, sea and land crossroads, is the cradle of the thousand-year-old city. Then climb the famous rue du Jerzual and then enter inside the ramparts to admire the granite or timber-framed buildings that line the streets and squares.
This tour is not recommended for people with walking difficulties or breathing problems.
Discover the ramparts of Dinan
By following the guide, you will discover three centuries of architecture military through stunners, artillery towers, gunboats and counterscarps, etc., which still testify today to the talent of military engineers from the end of the Middle Ages.
This tour is not recommended for people with walking difficulties.
Duration: 1:30 p.m./2:00 p.m.
Period: All year on request.
Tours provided in French, English, German, Spanish, Italian, Breton (depending on the availability of guides).
2023 prices including VAT (20% VAT) :