Arzon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Arzon: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Arzon is a tiny village with basic facilities near the coast

Arzon is situated in the Morbihan department and Brittany region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Arzon. For detailed visitor information see the Arzon travel guide.

Attractions in Arzon

Port Crouesty is a new port development near Arzon, with a picturesque wak around the headland: Port de Crouesty

Port Navalo is a small traditional and unspoiled port near Arzon: Port Navalo

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Arzon in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Port Navalo at 1 km and Locmariaquer at 4 km.

Arzon, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Port de Crouesty

Port de Crouesty

less than one km (direction south-south-east)

Port Crouesty is a new port development near Arzon, with a picturesque...

See Port de Crouesty guide
Port Navalo

Port Navalo

at 1 km (direction west)

Port Navalo is a small traditional and unspoiled port near Arzon...

See Port Navalo guide


at 4 km (direction west-north-west)

The quiet small town of Locmariquer is best known for the famous...

See Locmariaquer guide


at 7 km (direction south-east)

The quiet village of Saint-Guildas is visited for the Abbey Church and...

See Saint-Gildas-de-Rhuys guide
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Ile aux Moines

Ile aux Moines

Island at 7 km (direction north-east)

In the Morbihan Gulf, the Ile-aux-Moines is also very easy to reach...

See Ile aux Moines guide


Island at 9 km (direction east-north-east)

The beaches and scenery along the coastal footpath combine to make the...

See Ile-d'Arz guide
Morbihan Gulf

Morbihan Gulf

at 10 km (direction east-north-east)

The Gulf of Morbihan, almost a protected lagoon on the southern coast...

See Morbihan Gulf guide


at 10 km (direction east)

See Suscinio Castle and the Gardens of Chateau de Kerlevenan in Sarzeau...

See Sarzeau guide
La Trinite sur Mer

La Trinite sur Mer

at 11 km (direction west-north-west)

The quiet harbour town of La Trinité-sur-Mer is where you can discover...

See La Trinite sur Mer guide
Carnac Plage

Carnac Plage

Seaside resort at 14 km (direction west)

Sooner or later you might fatigue of the thousands of prehistoric monuments...

See Carnac Plage guide


at 14 km (direction west-north-west)

Carnac is famius worldwide because of the extensive number of prehistoric standing...

See Carnac guide


at 14 km (direction north-north-west)

The picturesque harbour area of Saint-Goustan is a lovely place for a...

See Saint-Goustan guide


at 15 km (direction north-north-west)

Auray is a an attractive town with lovely views across the port...

See Auray guide


at 16 km (direction north-east)

An unmissable highlight in this region of Brittany, the half-timbered houses in...

See Vannes guide

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Markets in and near Arzon

Market days in Arzon: seasonal market: Friday; seasonal market: Tuesday;

  • Arzon: market Friday - seasonal market only (0km)
  • Arzon: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (0km)
  • Locmariaquer: market Tuesday & Saturday (4km)
  • Larmor-Baden: market Sunday (5km)
  • Saint-Gildas-de-Rhuys: market Monday & Tuesday & Friday - seasonal market only (7km)
  • Saint-Gildas-de-Rhuys: market Sunday (7km)
  • Sarzeau: market Thursday (10km)
  • Arradon: market Friday (10km)
  • La Trinite-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Carnac: market Wednesday & Sunday (14km)

More information about Arzon, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Arzon, France

What to do at Arzon? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Arzon.


  • Aquarium de Vannes (14km)

Grand sites of France

  • Massif Dunaire de Gavres-Quiberon (38km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Kerambar’h (26km)
  • Parc Victor Chevassu (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Phare de Port-Navalo (1km)
  • Étang de Toulvern (6km)
  • Saint-Philibert (Morbihan) (9km)
  • Presqu'île de Rhuys (10km)
  • Golfe du Morbihan (10km)
  • Maison rose (Séné) (12km)
  • Source - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (13km)
  • Embouchure - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (13km)
  • Embouchure - Marle (13km)
  • Presqu'île de Conleau (13km)
  • Vincin (13km)
  • Moulin à marée de Campen (14km)
  • Pont du Vincin (14km)
  • Presqu'île de la Villeneuve (14km)
  • Anse de Mancel (14km)
  • Embouchure - Rivière de Noyalo (14km)
  • Passage Saint-Armel (14km)
  • Pont de Kérino (15km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des marais de Séné (16km)
  • Source - Marle (17km)
  • Presqu'île de Quiberon (18km)
  • Source - Rivière de Noyalo (31km)
  • Marais Salants de Guérande (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Elven (31km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du château de Branféré (38km)
  • Zoo de Pont-Scorff (48km)

Geography and distances

Arzon is in the north-west of France at 16 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Arzon is 415 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Arzon

Canton: Sarzeau

Arrondissement: Vannes

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 56640

Distance to Arzon

from Vannes (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 415 km

from Calais: 512 km

from Nice: 898 km

from Bordeaux: 350 km

from Strasbourg: 799 km

Getting here

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 Arzon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ile aux Moines, Larmor-Baden, Locmariaquer and Saint-Gildas-de-Rhuys.

This page in French: Visiter Arzon


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