Cancale is located approximately 190 miles (306 kilometers) from Paris, the national capital.
Cancale is not the only place in this popular region worth experiencing; travelers can also drive a little further out to experience the magic of the surrounding countryside, cities and towns. While you're in the area, check out the Dinard Beach and Prieure Beach in and around Dinard, which is roughly 10 miles (16 kilometers), away from Cancale. A visit to Dol-de-Bretagne is another worthwhile option It's around 10 miles (16 kilometers) away from Cancale and where you'll find the Dol Cathedral and Mont Dol.
Approximately 8 miles (13 kilometers) to the west of Cancale is Saint-Malo, a regional center where you can explore Porte Saint Vincent, Petit Be and St. Vincent Cathedral. Grand Aquarium, St. Malo Beach and Fort National are other places worth investigating for those who have time left.
Experience a little local culture under the bright blue sky at the region's ever-popular open-air markets. Brittany offers travelers some significant churches and other sites of spiritual importance, perfect places to get a feel for Cancale's gentler side.
Visitors who like to go beyond the usual sights will enjoy the region's city walking tours and wildlife spotting tours.
At the end of your time in Cancale, pack up your camera and mementos, spend your last of your euros on last-minute souvenirs, and bid Au revoir / À bientôt (farewell) to this unique vacation spot.