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beautiful

Dinan is an extraordinarily picturesque town. The whole town centre is simply lovely, and the Rue... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
chris B
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Monmouthshire, United Kingdom
Beautiful little area

Very pretty. Quaint. Charming. Not so easy to get to. There's parking nearby but it can take a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
4allisons
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Vienna, Virginia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dinan is an extraordinarily picturesque town. The whole town centre is simply lovely, and the Rue de l'Horloge is a street of many, but has the distinction of the clock tower as well. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank chris B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very pretty. Quaint. Charming. Not so easy to get to. There's parking nearby but it can take a bit to find it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 4allisons
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Dinan, a fairytale town like you see in Disney. It is so pretty and picturesque that I felt like a dream. It is a well preserved medieval town, filled with fantastically preserved half-timbered house dating as far back as the 13th century and cobbled streets.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Wanda C
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Nice old village with plenty of historic building facades. However there are several other villages like it throughout France and Europe at large.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 24 October 2018

Went to Dinan for the weekend? flying from east midlands on recomendation of a friend,, well worth it , the historic centre and a meal in the Voyager restaurant on the port , excellent, also a big help by a friend of our pal ,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Allan B
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

My wife and I greatly enjoyed the old architecture in the city. A lot of the old city wall still exists. There are two nice old churches and dozens of mid evil buildings and homes on cobblestone streets. The old city watchtower is quite nice....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

You could expect the musketeers to come out of the wonderfully old buildings in the old town. The mix of the shops and the old buildings is tastefully arranged.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Dinan is one of the prettiest towns in Brittany.The old town is built on a hilltop overlooking the River Rance. It became prosperous during the middle ages as the town collected tolls from goods moving up the river. There are cobblestone streets and old buildings...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

Lovely historical city! Its centre has many medieval buildings, definitely a 'must see' destination!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Michel v
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Dinan is one of our favourite places. Loads of beautiful old building s and lovely squares. The shops are also varied and worth looking at. Several great churches to visit and the old cobbled street down to the river is a must. As is the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank David C
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267Patricia
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Response from Frank B | Reviewed this property |
Hi, normally the main attractions are open all days, but starting from October 1st the opening times are a bit reduced. I.e. the Dinan Castle is just opened in the afternoon instaed of the whole day. Dinan Castle Opening... More
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267Patricia
13 September 2017|
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The old town is open all year long: weather may be cloudy and cold. I suggest you to contact Dinan tourism office. I wish you a good holiday.
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7 March 2017|
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Response from Géraldine R |
You can easily park place duguesclin. Paid parking in the heart of the city.
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