Discover the beautiful medieval town of Dinan with a certified guide

Take a step back in time

See timber mansions and granite castles

English speaking guide

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Trip Details


€750 total price – From 2 to 7 people maximum


Daily departures


Approximately 5 hours

Trip style:

Private half-day sightseeing tour
Minimum 2 people, maximum 7
Larger groups please contact us

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Meeting point:

Pick up & Drop off at Cruise Ship in Saint Malo

  • English-speaking qualified guide
  • Small group option – maximum 10 people per group
  • Bottled water in the vehicles
  • Transportation in A/C vehicle
  • Itinerary can be customized

  • Entrance fees to monuments or attractions
  • Personal insurance & expenses
  • Meals, drinks unless mentioned in program
  • Gratuities for the driver/guide

* Please note that it will be possible for you to book entrance fees to museums or attractions adapted to this tour during the booking process.

Departing from Saint Malo Cruise Port, this Brittany private tour will take you to the small town of Dinan. First, we will come and pick you up at your ship in Saint Malo Cruise Port. Meet your English speaking driver guide who will go over the itinerary and program of the day with you. Then, board your air conditioned vehicle and depart for the small town of Dinan.

Visit Dinan town

The discreet small town of Dinan is located on the sides of a plateau above the Rance river. From afar, its castle surrounded by remparts dominates and protects the old town where half timbered houses and mansions built of granit stand alongside to each other in a most harmonious way. A visit to Dinan is a sure way to take a leap back in time. after some free time, it will be time to head towards the small village of Saint Suliac. Follow your guide for a short walk in the historical part of the town, then enjoy some free time for personal discovery.

Visit one of the most beautiful villages of France

As you travel from Dinan back towards Saint Malo, we will make a stop in one of the most beautiful villages of France: Saint Suliac. After leaving Dinan, we will follow the Rance River that has become a superb estuary that is bordered on each bank by local heritage sites that are varied, rich in history and legends. Here, we will stop for a short time so that you may take in the charms of what a traditional village of Brittany looks like and get the local feeling of things.

After the visit, return to Saint Malo and drop off at your ship.This private tour can accommodate a maximum of 7 persons per minivan. During the whole day, one of our English-speaking driver guides will be by your side to explain the history behind each Brittany tourist site you will visit. The tour is fully customizable depending on your wishes. If you would like to add a visit that is missing from this description, do not hesitate to let us know!

Good to Know

  • English speaking tour
  • Minimum number of 2 participants applies
  • Prices are per group
  • Tour is not wheelchair accessible
  • Our standard cancellation policy applies to this tour

The Ophorus Difference

Contagious Enthusiasm – ‘We had the most terrific guide! Very knowledgeable and enthusiastic’ – Virginia B. (Delaware, US)

Flexibility – ‘The guides really took an interest in what WE wanted to do’  Paul C. (UK)

Area Locals – ‘He was so much more than a driver. He really added local color and local flavor.’ Daniel W. (Georgia, US)

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