Baud tourism and travel guide

Photo of Baud in Morbihan

Photo is of Sainte-Anne d\'Auray at 20 km from Baud

Visit Baud: highlights and tourist information

To Visit Attractions Book hotels, car hire, flights

Baud 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 Baud in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sainte-Anne d\'Auray at 20 km and Pontivy at 22 km.

Baud, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Sainte-Anne d\'Auray

Sainte-Anne d'Auray

at 20 km (direction south-south-east)

This ensemble of religious monuments in Sainte-Anne-d'Auray was a most unexpected discovery in southern...

See Sainte-Anne d'Auray guide


at 22 km (direction south-south-east)

Pontivy is particularly interesting because it has a medieval old town and also a...

See Pontivy guide
Chateau de Pontivy

Chateau de Pontivy

Castle at 22 km (direction north-north-east)

The Chateau de Pontivy has dominated the centre of Pontivy in Morbihan since 1485...

See Chateau de Pontivy guide


at 23 km (direction south)

Auray is a an attractive town with lovely views across the port of Saint-Goustan...

See Auray guide


at 24 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Saint-Goustan guide


at 31 km (direction west-south-west)

Port Louis is a pleasant town with a citadel and a large sandy beach....

See Port-Louis guide


at 31 km (direction south-east)

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

See Vannes guide
La Trinite sur Mer

La Trinite sur Mer

at 32 km (direction south)

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

See La Trinite sur Mer guide


at 32 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Carnac guide
Ile aux Moines

Ile aux Moines

Island at 34 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Ile aux Moines guide
Carnac Plage

Carnac Plage

Seaside resort at 34 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Carnac Plage guide


at 34 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Locmariaquer guide


at 34 km (direction west-south-west)

Due to the fishing industry and war time damage Lorient is not a typical...

See Lorient guide
Morbihan Gulf

Morbihan Gulf

at 35 km (direction south-east)

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

See Morbihan Gulf guide

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

Arrange a visit to Baud

Book hotels, car hire and flights

Organise your visit using the options shown...

Hotels in Baud best prices

See Baud hotels

Reserve excursions

Map of places to visit near Baud


Markets in and near Baud

Market days in Baud: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Baud: market Saturday (0km)
  • Locmine: market Thursday (14km)
  • Hennebont: market Thursday (21km)
  • Pontivy: market Monday all day (22km)
  • Auray: market Monday (23km)
  • Lanester: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Etel: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Erdeven: market Thursday (28km)
  • Riantec: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Locmiquelic: market Friday (28km)

More information about Baud, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Baud, France

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


  • Aquarium de Vannes (33km)

Grand sites of France

  • Massif Dunaire de Gavres-Quiberon (32km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Kerambar’h (15km)
  • Parc Victor Chevassu (29km)
  • Jardin du Botrain (36km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (26km)
  • Pont du Vincin (30km)
  • Moulin à marée de Campen (31km)
  • Vincin (31km)
  • Source - Marle (31km)
  • Saint-Philibert (Morbihan) (32km)
  • Étang de Toulvern (32km)
  • Embouchure - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (32km)
  • Pont de Kérino (32km)
  • Presqu'île de Conleau (33km)
  • Embouchure - Marle (33km)
  • Maison rose (Séné) (33km)
  • Golfe du Morbihan (35km)
  • Lac de Guerlédan (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des marais de Séné (37km)
  • Phare de Port-Navalo (37km)
  • Anse de Mancel (38km)
  • Presqu'île de la Villeneuve (38km)
  • Source - Rivière de Noyalo (38km)
  • Embouchure - Rivière de Noyalo (39km)
  • Passage Saint-Armel (39km)
  • Presqu'île de Quiberon (42km)
  • Presqu'île de Rhuys (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • La Vraie-Croix (41km)
  • Saint-Gilles-Vieux-Marche (41km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de Pont-Scorff (30km)

Geography and distances

Baud is in the north-west of France at 31 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Baud is 411 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Baud

Canton: Baud

Arrondissement: Pontivy

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 56150

Distance to Baud

from Vannes (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 411 km

from Calais: 491 km

from Nice: 922 km

from Bordeaux: 386 km

from Strasbourg: 801 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 Baud from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Camors, Guenin, La Chapelle-Neuve and Saint-Barthelemy.

This page in French: Visiter Baud