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Gavres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gavres: highlights and tourist information

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Gavres is situated in the Morbihan department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 45 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Gavres is 442 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lorient at 10 km and Ile de Groix at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gavres, 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 Gavres 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 Gavres

Markets in and near Gavres

  • Port-Louis: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (2km)
  • Port-Louis: market Saturday (2km)
  • Larmor-Plage: market Sunday (3km)
  • Riantec: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Locmiquelic: market Friday (4km)
  • Lorient: market Wednesday & Saturday & Friday (6km)
  • Ploemeur: market Sunday (7km)
  • Lanester: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Etel: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Hennebont: market Thursday (14km)

More information about Gavres, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Gavres, France

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


  • Aquarium de Vannes (45km)

Grand sites of France

  • Massif Dunaire de Gavres-Quiberon (0km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Victor Chevassu (7km)
  • Jardins de Kerambar’h (22km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Presqu'île de Quiberon (27km)
  • Saint-Philibert (Morbihan) (29km)
  • Étang de Toulvern (34km)
  • Source - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (36km)
  • Phare de Port-Navalo (36km)
  • Pont du Vincin (42km)
  • Moulin à marée de Campen (42km)
  • Vincin (43km)
  • Golfe du Morbihan (43km)
  • Embouchure - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (43km)
  • Presqu'île de Conleau (44km)
  • Maison rose (Séné) (44km)
  • Embouchure - Marle (44km)
  • Pont de Kérino (45km)
  • Presqu'île de Rhuys (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de Pont-Scorff (14km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gavres

Canton: Port-Louis

Arrondissement: Lorient

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 56290

Distance to Gavres

from Vannes (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 442 km

from Calais: 523 km

from Nice: 936 km

from Bordeaux: 383 km

from Strasbourg: 829 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Larmor-Plage, Locmiquelic, Ploemeur, Port-Louis and Riantec.

This page in French: Visiter Gavres

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