In Southern Bretagne is the small fishing port of Pont-l’Abbé. This marvelous town offers a variety of attractions to its visitors. People who stay in one of several charming hotels in Pont-l’Abbé can visit the Mineral Museum or the Museum Bigouden. To see the latter, travel from your Pont-l’Abbé hotel to the Castle. This building houses the Town Hall and in the dungeon, you will find the museum. This consists of a lively collection of items. You can view the city’s cultural, architectural and folk heritage spread out over 3 floors. There is also an exhibit on local marine life.
While staying in a hotel in Pont-l’Abbé, be sure to make your way to the Chapelle Notre Lady de Tréminoir. There are also the haunting ruins of the former church. The Saint Pierre Church features a façade with several Romanesque characteristics. Do not forget to wander over to view the Monument aux Bigoudens (1931). This massive granite artwork is from the hands of François Bazin. It portrays 3 local women and 1 child. All are waiting for the return of loved ones at sea. If you wish to comprehend the importance of the sea to Pont-l’Abbé, arrive during the Day of the Sea. Check here at EasyToBook.com to ensure you get a room during this busy time. The same applies for booking for the Jazz Fest. Even the small but clean cheap Pont-l’Abbé hotels go quickly.