Brech tourism and travel guide

Photo of Brech in Morbihan

Photo is of Sainte-Anne d\'Auray at 4 km from Brech

Visit Brech: highlights and tourist information

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Brech 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 Brech in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sainte-Anne d\'Auray at 4 km and Auray at 6 km.

Brech, 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 4 km (direction east-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 6 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Auray guide


at 6 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Saint-Goustan guide
La Trinite sur Mer

La Trinite sur Mer

at 15 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See La Trinite sur Mer guide


at 16 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Carnac guide


at 17 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Locmariaquer guide
Carnac Plage

Carnac Plage

Seaside resort at 18 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Carnac Plage guide
Ile aux Moines

Ile aux Moines

Island at 18 km (direction south-east)

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

See Ile aux Moines guide


at 19 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Vannes guide
Morbihan Gulf

Morbihan Gulf

at 20 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Morbihan Gulf guide
Port Navalo

Port Navalo

at 20 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Port Navalo guide


Island at 21 km (direction east-south-east)

The beaches and scenery along the coastal footpath combine to make the Ile d'Arz,...

See Ile-d'Arz guide


at 21 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Arzon guide
Port de Crouesty

Port de Crouesty

at 21 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Port de Crouesty guide

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Map of places to visit near Brech


Markets in and near Brech

  • Auray: market Monday (6km)
  • Erdeven: market Thursday (15km)
  • La Trinite-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Friday (15km)
  • Larmor-Baden: market Sunday (16km)
  • Carnac: market Wednesday & Sunday (16km)
  • Plouharnel: market Friday (16km)
  • Etel: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Arradon: market Friday (17km)
  • Locmariaquer: market Tuesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Baud: market Saturday (17km)

More information about Brech, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Brech, France

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


  • Aquarium de Vannes (20km)

Grand sites of France

  • Massif Dunaire de Gavres-Quiberon (27km)

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 (7km)
  • Parc Victor Chevassu (27km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (11km)
  • Saint-Philibert (Morbihan) (15km)
  • Étang de Toulvern (15km)
  • Pont du Vincin (17km)
  • Moulin à marée de Campen (17km)
  • Vincin (18km)
  • Embouchure - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (19km)
  • Presqu'île de Conleau (19km)
  • Embouchure - Marle (20km)
  • Maison rose (Séné) (20km)
  • Source - Marle (20km)
  • Pont de Kérino (20km)
  • Golfe du Morbihan (20km)
  • Phare de Port-Navalo (20km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des marais de Séné (24km)
  • Anse de Mancel (24km)
  • Presqu'île de la Villeneuve (25km)
  • Embouchure - Rivière de Noyalo (25km)
  • Passage Saint-Armel (25km)
  • Presqu'île de Quiberon (27km)
  • Presqu'île de Rhuys (28km)
  • Source - Rivière de Noyalo (32km)

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 (34km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de Pont-Scorff (32km)
  • Parc zoologique du château de Branféré (47km)

Geography and distances

Brech is in the north-west of France at 19 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Brech is 415 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Brech

Canton: Pluvigner

Arrondissement: Lorient

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 56400

Distance to Brech

from Vannes (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 415 km

from Calais: 502 km

from Nice: 913 km

from Bordeaux: 371 km

from Strasbourg: 802 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 Brech from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auray, Brandivy, Landaul, Plumergat, Pluneret and Sainte-Anne-d'Auray.

This page in French: Visiter Brech