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A lovely area full of history. Great walking and a gastronomic delight awaits. The old town walls... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2018
Paul S
Derby, United Kingdom
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Beautiful and very quiet!!!

As other people have said, it doesn't seem to attract the crowds of the town. Lots of riverside... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
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24 Jan 2018
“Not to be missed ”
11 Oct 2017
“Beautiful and very quiet!!!”
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Reviewed 9 October 2013

We got a local walks pack for €3 from the tourist office which includes at least a couple of walks along the Rance. We did one quite long one upriver, and another which took us past the port, and they were all very pretty. To...More

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Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

A lovely area full of history. Great walking and a gastronomic delight awaits. The old town walls are fascinating. Plenty of street cafes for that early morning grand creme!

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

As other people have said, it doesn't seem to attract the crowds of the town. Lots of riverside bars and restaurants with bags of character. Not a lot of car parking but, if you're fit, you can walk down from the town. Ever so pretty

Thank tentgirl
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

The higher town gets all the credit but port area is beautiful. Lots of places to eat and drink and relax.

Thank saeb38
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We came across the canal entirely by accident while wandering around Dinan. Around the river are lots of restaurants and pubs, so there are plenty of places to stay or eat nearby. There is also a view of a very impressive viaduct over the canal....More

Thank James A
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

This is a pretty stretch of the river. When you arrive in Dinan the viaduct above is significant, and pretty. Stop in town for a bite or drink if you're passing through.

Thank Stephen K
Reviewed 21 March 2017

On arrival for my two night stop I noticed that my book in time was at 4 pm. No problem thought I 30 minutes early would be ok. However this hotel is not manned and the key code doors prevent entry. There is a help...More

Thank Charles P
Reviewed 20 August 2016

From the Port below Dinan we took a small 4 seater motor boat along the Rance, under the old bridge and then under the imposing viaduct and as we meandered around the bend it was a delight to find ourselves drifting along a tranquil stretch...More

2  Thank lovinglifeUk
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

This is a levels stretch of water to hire a small motor boat / dinghy tops end an hour cruising the tranquil canal. There are also good footpaths either side to walk the canal up to the next town / lock, cross the Reiner &...More

Thank Quentin V
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Have cycled and walked between dinan and tinteniac.tranquil and friendly. Just wish there were more inns or cafes like there would be in England!

Thank PeterHockenhull
Reviewed 10 June 2015

Rent a bike in Dinard and bike the green path between Dinard and Dinan. This lovely bike path is a wonderfull experience. Have lunch in Dinan along the canal. There are many restaurants there.

3  Thank Margaretha R
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Pat M
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Yes there is. Google red dog books we are on this green way v3 about an hour south of dinan