Buleon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Buleon in Morbihan

Photo is of Chateau de Josselin at 10 km from Buleon

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Buleon 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 Buleon in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Josselin at 10 km and Josselin at 10 km.

Buleon, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Josselin

Chateau de Josselin

Castle at 10 km (direction east)

The Chateau de Josselin has a 1000 year history and includes both medieval and...

See Chateau de Josselin guide


at 10 km (direction east)

The castle and the river are the centre of your visit to the historic...

See Josselin guide
Chateau de Pontivy

Chateau de Pontivy

Castle at 26 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Chateau de Pontivy guide


at 27 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Pontivy guide


at 32 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Vannes guide
Sainte-Anne d\'Auray

Sainte-Anne d'Auray

at 33 km (direction south-west)

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

See Sainte-Anne d'Auray guide


at 36 km (direction south-east)

Now listed as one of the 'most beautiful villages in France' you will enjoy...

See Rochefort-en-Terre guide


at 37 km (direction south-west)

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

See Saint-Goustan guide


at 38 km (direction south-west)

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

See Auray guide
Morbihan Gulf

Morbihan Gulf

at 38 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Morbihan Gulf guide


at 39 km (direction east), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Paimpont is well known for its 'magical forest', part of the ancient forests that...

See Paimpont guide


Island at 39 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Ile-d'Arz guide
Ile aux Moines

Ile aux Moines

Island at 39 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Ile aux Moines guide
Forges des Salles

Forges des Salles

at 45 km (direction west-north-west), 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

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Markets in and near Buleon

  • Josselin: market Saturday (10km)
  • Locmine: market Thursday (13km)
  • Ploermel: market Friday (21km)
  • Elven: market Friday (23km)
  • Malestroit: market Thursday (26km)
  • Pontivy: market Monday all day (26km)
  • Baud: market Saturday (26km)
  • Loudeac: market Saturday (28km)
  • Saint-Ave: market Sunday (28km)
  • Vannes: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)

More information about Buleon, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Buleon, France

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


  • Aquarium de Vannes (34km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Kerambar’h (36km)
  • Jardin du Botrain (37km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - Rivière de Noyalo (26km)
  • Source - Marle (31km)
  • Pont du Vincin (33km)
  • Pont de Kérino (33km)
  • Moulin à marée de Campen (33km)
  • Vincin (34km)
  • Source - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (34km)
  • Embouchure - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (35km)
  • Presqu'île de Conleau (35km)
  • Embouchure - Marle (35km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des marais de Séné (35km)
  • Maison rose (Séné) (36km)
  • Anse de Mancel (37km)
  • Presqu'île de la Villeneuve (38km)
  • Golfe du Morbihan (38km)
  • Passage Saint-Armel (38km)
  • Embouchure - Rivière de Noyalo (39km)
  • Forêt de Paimpont (39km)
  • Forges de Paimpont (40km)
  • Lac de Guerlédan (41km)
  • Source - Rance (42km)
  • Étang de Toulvern (42km)
  • Saint-Philibert (Morbihan) (45km)
  • Phare de Port-Navalo (47km)
  • Île-aux-Pies (48km)
  • Massif dunaire de Gâvres-Quiberon (52km)
  • Marais de Vilaine (56km)

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 (29km)
  • Rochefort-en-Terre (36km)
  • Saint-Gilles-Vieux-Marche (41km)
  • La Gacilly (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du château de Branféré (43km)

Geography and distances

Buleon is in the north-west of France at 32 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Buleon is 385 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Buleon

Canton: Saint-Jean-Brévelay

Arrondissement: Pontivy

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 56420

Distance to Buleon

from Vannes (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 385 km

from Calais: 469 km

from Nice: 902 km

from Bordeaux: 380 km

from Strasbourg: 775 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 Buleon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Guehenno, Lantillac, Pleugriffet, Radenac, Reguiny and Saint-Allouestre.

This page in French: Visiter Buleon