Visit Brest in English

Visit Brest in English

Do you speak English?

Cool. Us too. You’re in Brest too? Even better! So why don’t you join us for a tour ?
Make the most of your travel to Brest, by learning about its funny history and the intricacies of Breton culture (read: why do we feel oh so special?). I assure you it is fascinating !

Get to know me

Hi, my name is Caroline !

Welcome to Brest! I started Brest Walking Tours in 2019, after a long while of travelling. UK, South America, Europe, Australia, NZ… I’ve been to a few places, but I never managed to forget Brest. Now is my time to show you the wonders of my beautiful region. I hope I will have the opportunity to guide you, in fluent English of course (tbh you won’t find it everywhere here, so enjoy!)

Our most popular tour

The Best of Brest in 2 hours

Are you in Brest for the first time or planning to come see us soon? Then this walking tour is made for you! Make the most of your trip to Brest by learning about the rich history of the city and of Brittany, in a fun atmosphere !

2 hour tour
Moderate pace and few stairs
Starting from Multiplexe Liberté
End at Jean Moulin cable car stop
Rain or shine

Our next tours in English

Any questions ?

If you have any question about the tour or the booking processe, please read our Frequently Asked Question section.

Our tours on demand

As much as I would love to show my city to foreigners everyday, there’s not enough demand yet. So get in touch with me if you’d like to organize such tours.

Taste of Brittany

On this walk, we’ll talk about breton food, crepes, beers, and yummy kouign amann… And even taste a few

Dirty Old Town

Take the lesser beaten paths and go explore what’s left of the Old Brest with an experienced guide.

A Treasure Hunt in Brest

Kids will love finding the coded messages hidden around the city, while parents will appreciate the tasty anecdotes distilled in the booklet.

Street Art Walk

Come and explore what Brest has to offer in terms of Street art on this colorful and grungy guided tour.

World War II tour

‘Let’s be honest, Brest is mostly known for being destroyed during WWII. But what really happened ?

Custom-made tours

Book yourself a guide for half a day or a full day, to discover what the Nord Finistère has to offer.

Let’s discover Brest together!

We also offer tours in English all year long for travellers, groups, and cruise ships passengers.

A few reviews from our past customers

More than a thousand people came to discover Brest with us and were not disappointed.

« Enthusiastic, energetic, engaging »

Her candid description of a city she so obviously loves and is rooting for every step of the way is interesting, informative, and refreshingly objective.

Nancy, UK

« A great way to learn about Brest & Brittany »

.Caroline guided us through the City, providing insight into the history of the sights we saw, but also conveying the history of the region and it’s relationship to France.

John H, US

« A must do if it’s your first time in Brest.»

The tour was very informative but not OTT plus we received good advice on places to visit within Brest and in the surrounding towns.

Helen, NZ

« A great experience ! »

I recommend this tour not only to tourist but to everyone visiting or living in Brest. We learned so much during our tour and got to appreciate the beauty, and histoiry of this city and Bretagne.
Our guide had some great tips and recommandations and was so enthusiastic you couldn’t not enjoy the tour.

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