Meet the dinosaurs:
Admire the 36 life-size prehistoric scenes in a wild and wooded environment. They tell the story of the lives of dinosaurs, mammals and prehistoric men. 8 € children and 13 € adults
Parc de préhistoire de Bretagne : La Croix Neuve, 56220 Malansac. 02 97 43 34 17.
A diving experience:
The Ria d'Etel is brimming with beautiful coves which can be reached from the seafront. Equipped with flippers, masks and tubas, you can discover the marine world with a diving instructor who will help you understand the tide and current phenomenons and to recognise the different fish species and other sea life.
Coordonnées : Z.A. du Bisconte, 56680 Plouhinec. 02 97 85 76 49.
La Balade du Père Nicolas : (leisure park)
This eco-friendly park located along a river lined with age-old oak trees offers a fun day out for children, with go-karts, pedal cars and tractors on a racing track. There is also a muscular traction roundabout which fascinates both the young and old. This is a great place to enjoy a family picnic and to get to know the animals. 6 € for over 4s.
Address : Le Rohic, 56930 Pluméliau. + 33 (0)2 97 51 90 10.
« Tour à Poney » pony ride: :
From 14 July to 28 August children aged between 4 and 10 have the unique opportunity to enjoy a 30 minute ride on a Shetland pony at the national stud farm in Hennebont. You have a choice of visits, guided or self-guided, to discover an exhibition on the evolution of horses, the carriage room, an art exhibition, stable n° 2 as well as the saddlery. Activities are also organised (see the programme on the website).
Address: Rue Victor Hugo, 56700 Hennebont. + 33 (0)2 97 89 40 30.
La Ferme du Monde :
Discover this animal park set within a 60-acre wooded park, home to 400 livestock animals from all 5 continents. Attractions and games will keep the whole family amused and various activities are organised throughout the season. Visit the park on foot, in a little train or in a pedal-kart, enjoy a picnic or a meal at the bar-restaurant. 8.50 € entrance fee, 5 € reduced rate, free for children up to 4 yrs old.
Address: "Le Bois Brassu", 56910 Carentoir. + 33 (0)2 99 93 70 70.
This botanical park is ablaze with colours from all over the world. Thailand, Mexico, Jurassic, Autralia, Africa and Indonesia… plunge into this amazing biodiversity and get up close to the animals in semi-captivity at the zoo. A show from April to September, a musical house, greenhouses and sculptures… so many places to explore. A fascinating visit for adults and children alike. 14€ adults, 9€ children aged between 4 and 10 yrs old.
Address : Laugarel, 56220 Saint Jacut les pins. + 33 (0)2 99 71 91 98.
This park comprising 30 attractions promises a fun day out for the whole family. Adrenaline attractions like the rollercoaster, the pirate boat, Gravity, merry-go-rounds for young children, car circuits, aquatic bouncy castles… An exciting day out for all. On-site snack bar and an indoor picnic area. Entrance fee: 15,5€ Adult ; 14,5€ child up to 11 yrs old ; free for children under a metre.
45 mins from la Trinité-sur-mer.
Address : Pondigo, 56500 Plumelin Locminé. + 33 (0)2 97 54 70 60.
Le P'tit Délire :
A wide range of fun, indoor and outdoor leisure activities. Enjoy a fun, adventurous day out, ideal for the whole family. 8,5€ before 10.30am ; free for children under 2. Only 12 km from campsite.
Address :Kergo, 56400 Ploemel. + 33 (0)2 97 56 73 51.
Forêt adrénaline :
Discover the largest, most sustainable adventure park in the west. You can choose from various tree-top courses, varying in difficulty depending on your age and physical condition (2-3 hours). You can also try the outdoor challenges and fun activities in the trees and on the ground. A 200m2 sheltered rest area is at your disposal. You can climb in the trees, picnic and enjoy a refreshing drink after all that effort. From 5 € (2-4 years) to 22 € (16 years and above).
Address : Fontainebleau, 56340 Carnac. + 33 (0)2 90 84 00 20.
X-Trèm Forest (Camors adventure forest) :
An adventure park comprising different courses for all ages. If you are looking for an adrenaline rush, the bravest amongst you can try the new « chute libre » bungee jump attraction. From a height of 10 metres you can free fall for 3.5 m. Minimum height 1.45m or 10 years old. Entrance fee : 10 € to 21 € depending on the circuit you choose.
Address: Petit Bois, 56330 Camors. + 33 (0)2 97 39 28 69.
Fun Land Quad, a 2km long track for adults and a 300m long track for children (over 6 years old). 50cc mini motorbikes and mini quad-bikes for children ; 125cc, 200cc and 250cc quad-bikes for adults.
Off-road treks possible on request.
Contact information : Rond Point Hahon, 56340 CARNAC. (0033)6 21 13 57 60
This medieval village, discovered over a century ago, gives the whole family the chance to build wattle and daub walls, to weave hazelnut branches. A way of reliving life in the rural Middle-Ages.
Contact information : Lann Gouh, 56130 MELRAND. (0033)2 97 39 57 89
Celtic Park :
At Celt'aventures, discover old Celtic tales and legends through treasure hunts, orienteering treks and become the hero of games. Ground-level activities are accessible for children over 3. For older children (over 4), a secure adventure course in the trees is available.
Admission price : 4.50€ ; free entry for children under 3 years old.
Contact information : Lieu dit La Maison Neuve, Rue du Ménez, 56370 SARZEAU. (0033)6 13 08 87 00.
Treasure hunt :
Equipped with a satnav or Smartphone, find the hidden treasure around the megaliths on the Rhuys peninsula. A different way of discovering a land shrouded in mystery, using your orienteering skills and your children's curiosity. This free Géocatching activity can be done on foot, by bike, or by car.
Contact information : (0033)2 97 53 69 69
Gyropod ride :
Feel like trying something new and fun ? Guided trips on the waterfront or towards the standing stones and other megalithic sites of Carnac are possible, starting with an introduction to driving a Segway. The top speed of 20km/hour (12.5 mph) means you can safely go on many different trips. Prices : 25€ for an hour. Segway trips are available in Carnac, Vannes and Lorient. Children over 8 accepted.
Contact information : Mobilboard, 62 Avenue des Druides, 56340 CARNAC. (0033)2 90 61 12 71