Choose your visit
The cairn of Gavrinis is a jewel of prehistory, often called "the Sistine of the Neolithic". Located on the island of Gavrinis, different types of tours are offered to share this precious heritage, from the port of Larmor-Baden or other ports.
For conservation reasons, but also for your comfort, the Gavrinis cairn can be visited in a small group and only as part of guided tours.
The classic tour departs from the port of Larmor-Baden.
You will board the boat of the Passeur des îles. The crossing to the island of Gavrinis takes about 15 min. This crossing is an opportunity to contemplate the landscape and listen to the comments given on the natural and marine environment of the Gulf of Morbihan.
The guide will then accompany you from the hold to the cairn of Gavrinis for a 90-minute guided tour, during which you will discover the landscape and its evolution since the Neolithic era, the first human societies and their stone architectures… as well as the interior of the monument, richly decorated with engraved slabs. The return crossing takes about 15 min.
Total duration: 2hDe
departure from the port of Larmor-Baden
At the end of the visit, the Passeur des îles will take you back to the port of Larmor-Baden where you will find sanitary facilities, a food truck (in season), a shop, restaurants …
Classic tour of Gavrinis – including the crossing by boat :
- Adult: 19€
- Child 10/17 years and student (-26 years): 8€
- Child Child 4/10 years : 4€
- -4 years: free
- Family (2 adults + 2 children) : 42€
The visits are also made thanks to a fun route via the Baludik application, free and downloadable on your phone. Young and old will be able to discover the cairn of Gavrinis in the company of Fanch, Lili, Zach and Pitchou! Puzzles and games are on the program… You will be able to see what is not visible.
This application also offers a tour route in English.
We advise you to download the Baludik application before going on site and flashing the QR Code of access to the game in store.
Before you go to the cairn of Gavrinis:
- Check your port of departure
- Remember to download the Baludik app and listen to our podcasts for children, and check out our entertainment program
- Plan an outfit adapted to the weather conditions
- Follow the safety and health safety instructions