Bangor tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bangor in Morbihan

Photo is of Belle Ile at 2 km from Bangor

Visit Bangor: highlights and tourist information

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Bangor is situated in the Morbihan department and Brittany region.

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Belle Ile at 2 km and Ile de Houat at 19 km.

Bangor, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Belle Ile

Belle Ile

Island at 2 km (direction north-north-east)

Belle-Ile is the largest of the Brittany islands and has lovely coastline and pretty...

See Belle Ile guide
Ile de Houat

Ile de Houat

Island at 19 km (direction east-north-east)

We particularly recommend you walk the coast path around the small island of Ile-de-Houat...

See Ile de Houat guide


at 20 km (direction north-north-east)

Apart from the town itself, the main attraction here is the scenery and beaches...

See Quiberon guide
Carnac Plage

Carnac Plage

Seaside resort at 30 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Carnac Plage guide


at 31 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Carnac guide
La Trinite sur Mer

La Trinite sur Mer

at 32 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See La Trinite sur Mer guide
Port Navalo

Port Navalo

at 33 km (direction north-east)

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

See Port Navalo guide
Port de Crouesty

Port de Crouesty

at 33 km (direction north-east)

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

See Port de Crouesty guide


at 34 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Saint-Gildas-de-Rhuys guide


at 34 km (direction north-east)

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

See Locmariaquer guide


at 34 km (direction north-east)

Arzon is a tiny village with basic facilities near the coast...

See Arzon guide


at 40 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Sarzeau guide
Ile aux Moines

Ile aux Moines

Island at 41 km (direction north-east)

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

See Ile aux Moines guide
Ile de Groix

Ile de Groix

Island at 41 km (direction north-west)

With a popular beach, lovely traditional cottages and scenic villages the Ile-de-Groix is one...

See Ile de Groix guide

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

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Map of places to visit near Bangor


Markets in and near Bangor

  • Quiberon: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Quiberon: market Saturday (20km)
  • Saint-Pierre-Quiberon: market Monday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Saint-Pierre-Quiberon: market Thursday (22km)
  • Carnac: market Wednesday & Sunday (31km)
  • Plouharnel: market Friday (32km)
  • La Trinite-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Friday (32km)
  • Arzon: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Arzon: market Friday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Locmariaquer: market Tuesday & Saturday (34km)

More information about Bangor, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Bangor, France

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


  • Aquarium de Vannes (48km)

Grand sites of France

  • Massif Dunaire de Gavres-Quiberon (43km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Sites of natural beauty

  • Presqu'île de Quiberon (21km)
  • Phare de Port-Navalo (33km)
  • Saint-Philibert (Morbihan) (33km)
  • Étang de Toulvern (37km)
  • Presqu'île de Rhuys (38km)
  • Golfe du Morbihan (43km)
  • Source - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (45km)
  • Maison rose (Séné) (46km)
  • Embouchure - Marle (47km)
  • Embouchure - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (47km)
  • Presqu'île de Conleau (47km)
  • Presqu'île de la Villeneuve (47km)
  • Embouchure - Rivière de Noyalo (47km)
  • Passage Saint-Armel (47km)
  • Anse de Mancel (47km)
  • Vincin (47km)
  • Moulin à marée de Campen (47km)
  • Pont du Vincin (47km)
  • Pont de Kérino (48km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des marais de Séné (49km)
  • Source - Marle (51km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Bangor is in the north-west of France at 50 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Bangor is 446 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bangor

Canton: Belle-Île

Arrondissement: Lorient

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 56360

Distance to Bangor

from Vannes (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 446 km

from Calais: 546 km

from Nice: 908 km

from Bordeaux: 341 km

from Strasbourg: 826 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 Bangor from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belle Ile and Le Palais.

This page in French: Visiter Bangor