Loire-Atlantique

Nantes

Highly recommended
Nantes
The Essential
Highly recommended
Sophisticated, well-heeled and lively, Nantes effortlessly combines its rich history and youthful energy. Itsdolce vita , historic heritage, cultural exuberance and the masterful rehabilitation of the Island of Nantes (île de Nantes), where old hangars rub shoulders with striking contemporary housing and which has attracted a record number of inhabitants, entice more and more and tourists every day.

Must see

Michelin's recommendations for Nantes

Passage Pommeraye  Passage Pommeraye
Passage Pommeraye
A somewhat whimsical Nantes notary...
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Ancienne île Feydeau  Ancienne île Feydeau
Ancienne île Feydeau
This was a marsh iland that was...
1:30
Les Machines de l'Île Les Machines de l'Île
Les Machines de l'Île
Here in the heart of the former...
Château des Ducs de Bretagne Château des Ducs de Bretagne
Château des Ducs de Bretagne
This is a formidable fortress...
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Musée d'Histoire de Nantes
Musée d'Histoire de Nantes
This hugely enjoyable museum has...
2:00
Natural History Museum of Nantes
Natural History Museum of Nantes
Opened in 1799, the city's natural...
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