Carentoir tourism and travel guide

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Visit Carentoir: highlights and tourist information

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Carentoir is situated in the Morbihan department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 50 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Carentoir is 351 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Redon at 18 km and Rochefort-en-Terre at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Carentoir, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Carentoir in Brittany.

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


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Map of places to visit near Carentoir

Markets in and near Carentoir

  • La Gacilly: market Saturday (5km)
  • Maure-de-Bretagne: market Sunday (13km)
  • Redon: market Saturday & Monday all day & Friday (18km)
  • Malestroit: market Thursday (19km)
  • Plelan-le-Grand: market Sunday (21km)
  • Ploermel: market Friday (24km)
  • Questembert: market Monday (30km)
  • Mauron: market Friday (32km)
  • Bain-de-Bretagne: market Monday (34km)
  • Josselin: market Saturday (35km)

More information about Carentoir, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Carentoir, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Carentoir.

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Broceliande (33km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île-aux-Pies (11km)
  • Forges de Paimpont (20km)
  • Forêt de Paimpont (23km)
  • Vallée du Canut (25km)
  • Marais de Vilaine (25km)
  • Source - Rivière de Noyalo (35km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des marais de Séné (49km)
  • Anse de Mancel (51km)
  • Passage Saint-Armel (51km)
  • Embouchure - Rivière de Noyalo (51km)
  • Presqu'île de la Villeneuve (51km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (59km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (62km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Grand-Fougeray (32km)
  • Josselin (35km)
  • Elven (35km)
  • Bedee (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • La Gacilly (5km)
  • Rochefort-en-Terre (20km)
  • La Vraie-Croix (34km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (40km)
  • Le Rheu (41km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du château de Branféré (31km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Carentoir

Canton: Gacilly

Arrondissement: Vannes

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 56910

Distance to Carentoir

from Vannes (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 351 km

from Calais: 452 km

from Nice: 860 km

from Bordeaux: 352 km

from Strasbourg: 737 km

Getting here

Carentoir is in the north-west of France. 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 Carentoir from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Chapelle-Gaceline, La Gacilly, Quelneuc and Sixt-sur-Aff.

This page in French: Visiter Carentoir