Destination guide

Tranquil Carnac will entice you

The area's history and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Carnac. Well-liked for its casino gaming, spas and beaches, this city is both relaxing and walkable. Le Chorus Exhibition Centre and Vannes Aquarium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Carnac

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Carnac a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Vannes Aquarium (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • St. Laurent Golf Course (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Golf Blue Green de Baden (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Golf de Rhuys-Kerver (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Golf de Belle Isle en Mer (16 mi / 25.7 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Carnac

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 69°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Carnac

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Carnac is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Carnac Beach (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Kerhillio Beach (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Quiberon Beach (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Pointe du Conguel (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Saint-Cado (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Golfe du Morbihan (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Carnac

Fly into Lorient (LRT-Lorient - South Brittany), the closest airport, located 20.3 mi (32.6 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Carnac?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,506 vacation rentals near Carnac. From 1,139 Houses to 105 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Carnac for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Carnac?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Carnac. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Musee de la Prehistoire: 3,713 vacation rentals
  • Carnac Menhirs: 3,733 vacation rentals
  • Dolmen de Mane-Kerioned: 3,743 vacation rentals
  • Golf de Belle Isle en Mer: 1,784 vacation rentals
  • Hospital of South Brittany: 2,353 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Carnac listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Carnac?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,139 Houses in Carnac. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Carnac include:

  • Villas: 105 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 1,074 rentals available
  • Cottages: 75 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Carnac?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 446 vacation rentals with pool available in Carnac. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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