Ambon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ambon in Morbihan

Visit Ambon: highlights and tourist information

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Ambon is situated in the Morbihan department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 19 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Ambon is 391 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sarzeau at 16 km and Ile-d'Arz at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ambon, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Ambon in Brittany.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Morbihan

Map of places to visit near Ambon

Markets in and near Ambon

  • Damgan: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (4km)
  • Damgan: market Saturday (4km)
  • Muzillac: market Friday (6km)
  • Surzur: market Thursday - seasonal market only (6km)
  • Penestin: market Wednesday & Sunday - seasonal market only (10km)
  • Questembert: market Monday (14km)
  • Sarzeau: market Thursday (16km)
  • Vannes: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Saint-Ave: market Sunday (20km)
  • Elven: market Friday (20km)

More information about Ambon, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Ambon, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Ambon.


  • Aquarium de Vannes (18km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Kerambar’h (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Passage Saint-Armel (13km)
  • Embouchure - Rivière de Noyalo (13km)
  • Presqu'île de la Villeneuve (13km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des marais de Séné (13km)
  • Anse de Mancel (14km)
  • Source - Rivière de Noyalo (17km)
  • Presqu'île de Rhuys (17km)
  • Pont de Kérino (18km)
  • Embouchure - Marle (18km)
  • Maison rose (Séné) (18km)
  • Presqu'île de Conleau (18km)
  • Source - Marle (18km)
  • Golfe du Morbihan (19km)
  • Embouchure - Vincin
    (Rivière de Conleau) (19km)
  • Vincin (20km)
  • Moulin à marée de Campen (20km)
  • Marais Salants de Guérande (21km)
  • Pont du Vincin (21km)
  • Source - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (26km)
  • Phare de Port-Navalo (27km)
  • Étang de Toulvern (28km)
  • Marais de Vilaine (31km)
  • Saint-Philibert (Morbihan) (33km)
  • Île-aux-Pies (37km)
  • Presqu'île de Quiberon (43km)
  • Loire Estuaire (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du château de Branféré (13km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ambon

Canton: Muzillac

Arrondissement: Vannes

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 56190

Distance to Ambon

from Vannes (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 391 km

from Calais: 495 km

from Nice: 875 km

from Bordeaux: 338 km

from Strasbourg: 774 km

Getting here

Ambon is in the north-west of France. Most visitors While most UK visitors will arrive by car from the ferry port at Saint Malo a drive of 2-3 hours is still common. For driving distances to Ambon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Billiers, Damgan, La Trinite-Surzur, Muzillac and Surzur.

This page in French: Visiter Ambon