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Flore Submarine base, Lorient
(4/5 based on 240+ reviews on the web)
Open the impressive 30-ton door to enter Flore Submarine base, complete with a submarine and an interactive museum. Practically destroyed in World War II by German submarines, Lorient has a strategic position in south Brittany making this base a great choice to really learn about the culture of the area. Experience the daily life of a sailor in the "Vulcain" with reproductions of an engine room, living quarters, weapons systems, and an operations room. Plan to see Flore Submarine base and other attractions that appeal to you using our Lorient itinerary maker.
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  • I advise to visit the base and the Flora (at the same time, if possible). Everything is very informative.
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  • The highlight is the submarine whose cramped conditions, are a real eye opener . The film before is possibly style over substance but still quite enjoyable. The local cafe opposite the museum does a n...  more »
  • We visited the blockhouse k3 as well as the under marine flora. Visit very instructive and exciting we can understand why the East was destroyed in 90%... The guide was very good. She explained very well the context and German buildings. I highly recommend this place.
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