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Carnac has two shopping areas: one along the beachfront called Carnac-Plage, and the other about 2.5km (1 1/2 miles) inland in Carnac proper. Along the beach you'll find souvenir shops; venture down avenue des Druids and avenue de l'Atlantique for more specialized galleries and antiques stores. Other good areas are rue St-Cornély and place de l'Eglise, with a host of clothing and shoe stores, antiques dealers, and jewelers.

Opale, 10 rue St-Cornély (tel. 02-97-52-28-31), sells unique creations of jewelry combining silver and semiprecious and precious stones, as well as mother-of-pearl. Go to Clémentine, avenue de l'Atlantique (tel. 02-97-52-96-34), if you're in the market for quality household linens, porcelain, Breton fabric, and dishware.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.