Regarded as one of the best places in France for quality of life, Nantes is a vibrant, friendly and welcoming city for both residents and visitors alike.[ReadMoreMob] Situated at the mouth of the Loire River, Nantes is a picturesque city and a true joy to explore.
Nantes has plenty to see, discover and explore so there is always something to do. The Château des ducs de Bretagne (Castle of the Dukes of Brittany) is one of France’s historic monuments and now serves as the Nantes History Museum. It is one of Nantes must-visit sites, along with Cathédrale Saint-Pierre et Saint-Paul, the city’s grand cathedral.
There are also several places to shop and enjoy a bite to eat or glass of wine in Place du Commerce - the central hub of the city - and a few beach resorts that are found nearby - perfect if you want to spend some time relaxing in the sunshine.
Cruises to Nantes
French Rivers of Normandy & Loire • M2226
- Scenic cruise along the Loire & Seine
- Tour to Paris from Rouen
- Visit the Castle of the Dukes of Brittany