Getting organized for a modern journey


By plane

– PARIS : Charles-de-Gaulle Paris Airport and Paris Orly Airport

– NANTES : Nantes-Atlantique Aiport

– RENNES : Rennes-Bretagne Airport


By train

– NANTES : 2h from Paris | 3h 15 min from Paris Charles-de-Gaulle

– RENNES : 1h 25 min from Paris | 2h 30 min from Paris Charles-de-Gaulle

– SAINT-MALO : 2h 17 min from Paris | 3h 40 min from Paris Charles-de-Gaulle


By bike

You can visit all the stops on a bike! The itinerary contains stretches of La Vélodyssée route, from the Canal de la Vilaine, the Canal d’Ile et Rance and EuroVelo 4. For more information, visit the site for France Vélo tourisme: www.francevelotourisme.com.

Itinerary map


Itinerary guide

The travel guide for Traversée moderne d’un vieux pays will accompany through your journey. It presents all of the destinations on the itinerary, as well as deals and the best spots to eat and rest.



Every destination offers a selection of excellent hotels and B&B’s, tailored to best suit your experience of the Traversée.

Groups and mini-groups

Destination Saint-Malo Baie du Mont Saint-Michel
Saint Nazaire Renversante