Excursion “Culture and history malouinières” in Saint-Malo and Cancale

Head to Saint-Malo and its malouinières time of day ! Follow your guide along the ramparts and discover the history of Surcouf and Duguay-Trouin, famous travelers who gave his name to the pirate town. Enter the heart of malouinières: the Corsair House located in the historic center of Saint-Malo and the City Ring in the countryside.

Morning

Enter the heart of the Saint-Malo ramparts and relive the life of pirates for a day !

En route for a guided and narrated tour of the ramparts of Saint-Malo ! You discover the history of the corsair city and famous figures behind its reputation.

Step back in time during a visit to the final resting place of Saint-Malo corsair Intramural : Hotel Asfeld historical monument. The owner himself will guide you in this guided tour from another time. After this day, the pirates will no longer have secrets for you!

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Afternoon

Visit “The City Ring”, an authentic house of corsairs and Saint-Malo shipowners 18th century :

During this tour, you discover the incredible history of this “malouinière” with his master collections and period furnishings. Take a walk in its park of several hectares and enter dovecote and chapel.

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The lunch

Join Cancale for a well deserved lunch at Le Phare facing the bay of Mont Saint-Michel. If you prefer, Westcapades offers breakfast in an oyster farm near Cancale oysters with a visit to the park.

Sample menu :

  • 6 oysters from Cancale No. 4
  • Grilled salmon and bacon in butter sauce and risotto
  • Apple pie
  • ¼ of wine and coffee.
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Informations

Informations

  • Saint-Malo to Rennes : 1 hour or 3h00 from Paris by TGV
  • From 20 to 200 people
  • Westcapades attendant possibility of the day

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