Auray is a charming little town located in southern Brittany, not far from the Gulf of Morbihan. Auray’s unique city centre has preserved many traces of its past, in particular with its half-timbered houses and stone buildings. To discover the city, its cobblestone streets and its half-timbered houses, just follow the walking tours called "Flâner à Auray" proposed by the Tourist Office. "Les deux rivières" is a marked hiking trail of 11.7 km which allows you to explore the rivers Auray and Bono, Port St Goustan and the 16th century St Avoge Chapel. Additionally, “Detour d’Art” is a special tour for lovers of history and legends, offering a guided tour of 22 remarkable chapels in the area.
If you are an art lover, do not miss the galleries and studios of the many artists in the area, who often open their doors to visitors during the season. You will find the city’s friendly residents every Monday morning at the big farmers’ market, which is the usual meeting place for regulars.
You can relax all year round in the parks, where you will find playgrounds, picnic areas and even hiking trails.
Auray is also located near to the captivating landscapes in the region. Come and relax on Belle-Ile-en-Mer or on the coastline of Quiberon.
Guests staying at the Brit Hotel in Auray will be:
8 km from Sainte-Anne d'Auray
15 km from Carnac
19 km from Vannes
29 km from Quiberon
38 km from Lorient