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Centre Ville, Concarneau, France
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Small and quite touristy but worth a visit

Small pretty walled city although quite touristy. Lovely setting in the marina. Worth walking... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jasmine101Surrey
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Lovely day out interesting old town lots of tourists shops within the the old walls. We took a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lesnova
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“walled town” (13 reviews)
“old town” (16 reviews)
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Centre Ville, Concarneau, France
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"walled town"
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"shops and restaurants"
in 15 reviews
"old town"
in 16 reviews
"the main street"
in 4 reviews
"hidden gem"
in 6 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 8 reviews
"narrow streets"
in 4 reviews
"musicians playing"
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"bit touristy"
in 4 reviews
"lots of places to eat"
in 3 reviews
"large number"
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"lots of parking"
in 2 reviews
"short walk"
in 2 reviews
"plant shop"
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"unique location"
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"fortified walls"
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"harry potter"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small pretty walled city although quite touristy. Lovely setting in the marina. Worth walking around fhe ramparts for good views around the town. Two hours for a visit is sufficient unless you choose to go into the museum du peche as well.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely day out interesting old town lots of tourists shops within the the old walls. We took a ferry across for €1..00 each had a little walk around nice little church. Also it was market day when we visited

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had high hopes due to a recommendation. Having been to many other places in Brittany, this one did not live up to expectations. Not much to see, full of shops. The wall areas are not well maintained.

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Reviewed 31 May 2018

THere are shops, bars, restaurants and fortifications here. It has a lovely charm and is easy to access and go around

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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Walked around Ville close and was surprised how much is inside, lovely shops and cafes, the views are really pretty as well

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Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Lots of touristy shops, nice for a bit of a walk around but really by now we’ve seen enough striped shirts and cider bowls. Don’t miss the air plant shop and the fish foot massage.

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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Nice lovely place with autentic houses. If you will visite it during summer holidays, better to go there early in the morning! Afternoon it is a crowd. Belle ville close avec ses maisons autentiques et ses rues bien étroites. Pendant les vacances d'été vaux mieux...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

It's best to come here early in the morning so that you can see the old city before the crowds take over. There are many fine old buildings and walking along the ramparts is a highlight. At low tide you can edit out the rear...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

You will be pleased to walk in old streets for shopping and sightseeing. Many shops offer local products.

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Reviewed 17 October 2017

A very pretty fortified town, some lovely restaurants and gift shops and also a museum. We enjoyed are fish and chips there so much we returned to the restaurant.

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Ellej1024
11 September 2016|
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Response from Thomas F | Reviewed this property |
The shops have little quality, and you will not miss a lot.
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Alison S
27 June 2016|
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Response from me_mira |
It is.. we visited on a sunday.
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