Berne tourism and travel guide

Photo of Berne in Morbihan

Photo is of Quimperle at 18 km from Berne

Visit Berne: highlights and tourist information

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Berne 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 Berne in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Quimperle at 18 km and Clohars-Carnoet at 26 km.

Berne, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 18 km (direction south-west), in the Finistere department

The extremely pretty centre of Quimperlé make it one of the loveliest small towns...

See Quimperle guide


at 26 km (direction south-west), in the Finistere department

Clohars Carnoet is home to the pretty port of Doelan and the port of...

See Clohars-Carnoet guide


at 26 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Lorient guide
Forges des Salles

Forges des Salles

at 31 km (direction north-east), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

Attraction or village? The Forges des Salles was a 19th century village for workers...

See Forges des Salles guide


at 31 km (direction west-south-west), in the Finistere department

The watermills and harbour area give Pont-Aven its own special appeal...

See Pont-Aven guide


at 32 km (direction south)

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

See Port-Louis guide


at 32 km (direction east)

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

See Pontivy guide


at 33 km (direction west-south-west), in the Finistere department

Port Manec'h is an attractive seaside village which became popular in the Belle Epoque....

See Port-Manech guide
Chateau de Pontivy

Chateau de Pontivy

Castle at 33 km (direction east)

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

See Chateau de Pontivy guide


at 35 km (direction west-south-west), in the Finistere department

Kerascoet is a beautiful hamlet of thatched cottages near to the sea and the...

See Kerascoet guide
Chateau Keriolet

Chateau Keriolet

Castle at 40 km (direction west-south-west), in the Finistere department

The Chateau de Keriolet is an attractive 19th century chateau near to the coastal...

See Chateau Keriolet guide


at 41 km (direction west-south-west), in the Finistere department

Now listed as a town of art and history, you will find lots of...

See Concarneau guide
Ile de Groix

Ile de Groix

Island at 41 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Ile de Groix guide


at 44 km (direction west), in the Finistere department

La Forêt-Fouesnant is a small village with the third largest marina in southern Brittany....

See La-Foret-Fouesnant guide

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Map of places to visit near Berne


Markets in and near Berne

  • Quimperle: market Friday all day (18km)
  • Gourin: market Monday all day (22km)
  • Hennebont: market Thursday (23km)
  • Guidel: market Wednesday & Sunday (24km)
  • Lanester: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Moelan-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Lorient: market Wednesday & Saturday & Friday (27km)
  • Rostrenen: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Ploemeur: market Sunday (29km)
  • Locmiquelic: market Friday (30km)

More information about Berne, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Berne, France

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

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Pleyben (50km)
  • Lannedern (50km)
  • Brasparts (54km)

Grand sites of France

  • Massif Dunaire de Gavres-Quiberon (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Victor Chevassu (27km)
  • Parc du château de Trévarez (35km)
  • Jardins de Kerambar’h (36km)
  • Jardin du Botrain (38km)
  • Jardin du Grand Launay (42km)
  • Arboretum de Poërop (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Guerlédan (35km)
  • Source - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (54km)
  • Archipel des Glénan (54km)
  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (57km)
  • Étang de Toulvern (57km)
  • Pont du Vincin (59km)
  • Moulin à marée de Campen (60km)
  • Golfe du Morbihan (63km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gilles-Vieux-Marche (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de Pont-Scorff (20km)

Geography and distances

Berne is in the north-west of France at 61 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Berne is 435 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Berne

Canton: Faouët

Arrondissement: Pontivy

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 56240

Distance to Berne

from Vannes (prefecture): 61 km

from Paris: 435 km

from Calais: 502 km

from Nice: 953 km

from Bordeaux: 412 km

from Strasbourg: 827 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 Berne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Kernascleden, Meslan and Saint-Caradec-Tregomel.

This page in French: Visiter Berne