Caro tourism and travel guide

Photo of Caro in Morbihan

Visit Caro: highlights and tourist information

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Caro is situated in the Morbihan department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 40 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Caro is 362 kilometres from Paris).

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

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Caro, 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 Caro in Brittany.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Caro

Markets in and near Caro

  • Malestroit: market Thursday (8km)
  • Ploermel: market Friday (9km)
  • La Gacilly: market Saturday (18km)
  • Josselin: market Saturday (20km)
  • Plelan-le-Grand: market Sunday (22km)
  • Maure-de-Bretagne: market Sunday (24km)
  • Mauron: market Friday (25km)
  • Questembert: market Monday (25km)
  • Elven: market Friday (25km)
  • Redon: market Saturday & Monday all day & Friday (29km)

More information about Caro, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Caro, France

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


  • Aquarium de Vannes (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Broceliande (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forges de Paimpont (20km)
  • Forêt de Paimpont (20km)
  • Île-aux-Pies (22km)
  • Source - Rivière de Noyalo (26km)
  • Marais de Vilaine (33km)
  • Vallée du Canut (34km)
  • Source - Marle (39km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des marais de Séné (40km)
  • Pont de Kérino (41km)
  • Anse de Mancel (42km)
  • Passage Saint-Armel (43km)
  • Presqu'île de la Villeneuve (43km)
  • Embouchure - Rivière de Noyalo (43km)
  • Moulin à marée de Campen (43km)
  • Pont du Vincin (43km)
  • Embouchure - Marle (43km)
  • Vincin (43km)
  • Presqu'île de Conleau (43km)
  • Embouchure - Vincin
    (Rivière de Conleau) (43km)
  • Maison rose (Séné) (44km)
  • Golfe du Morbihan (46km)
  • Source - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (48km)
  • Presqu'île de Rhuys (52km)
  • Phare de Port-Navalo (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Josselin (20km)
  • Elven (25km)
  • Bedee (45km)
  • Grand-Fougeray (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du château de Branféré (30km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Caro

Canton: Malestroit

Arrondissement: Vannes

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 56140

Distance to Caro

from Vannes (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 362 km

from Calais: 457 km

from Nice: 875 km

from Bordeaux: 362 km

from Strasbourg: 749 km

Getting here

Caro 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 Caro from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Missiriac, Monterrein and Ruffiac.

This page in French: Visiter Caro