Nestled peacefully on the coast in the north-western Morbihan Department of France is the wonderful town of Damgan. Often overlooked by visitors, the quiet and traditional town can offer the best of both worlds. A Damgan holiday can be as adventurous or as relaxed as you like; you can simply unwind in a comfortable Damgan holiday rental cottage taking in the sea views from your window, or get out and about to enjoy some adrenaline-fuelled activities. A Damgan holiday is guaranteed to leave you feeling exhausted and relaxed all in one go!
If you decide to venture out into the town from your Damgan holiday rental cottage then there are plenty of activities to get your teeth stuck into. This includes the town’s own beautiful stretch of beach which is perfect for enjoying some sunbathing, swimming, water skiing or sailing. Other activities available on a Damgan holiday include horse riding, cycling, walking, rambling, tennis and golf.
If you have the energy or inclination to leave your wonderful Damgan holiday rental cottage then it is worthwhile taking the hour and a half journey to the historic city of Nantes. This city is filled with a nice mixture of historical buildings and modern constructions as well as a whole host of interesting museums. The first attraction that should definitely be on your itinerary is a visit to the Chateau des Ducs de Bretagne. This large chateau-fort was used by the dukes of Brittany between the 13th and 15th centuries. The chateau now houses the fabulous Nantes History Museum and is worth seeing in the evening when it is entirely illuminated to show its complex architecture. Other sights worth stopping to see in Nantes include the Basilica of Saint-Louis, the Mosquee des Turcs and the Jules Verne Museum.
If you are considering booking a fantastic Damgan holiday rental cottage then you will be able to experience some fantastic weather during your stay. Generally the warmest months to have a Damgan holiday are June, July and August when the temperature reaches as high as 22°C during the daytime. The cooler months of January and February see the daytime temperature fall to around 6°C. The annual rainfall amount for the town is very low, with as little as 17 inches falling throughout the entire year.
Travel to Damgan, France Travellers on a Damgan holiday will likely arrive at Nantes Airport (NTE) which is approximately 62 miles away from the town. Airlines that offer regular, affordable flights to the area include Ryanair, Air France, easyJet and Flybe. Travellers can leave the UK from various UK airports such as London Gatwick (LGW), Leeds (LBA), East Midlands (EMA) and London City (LCY).