Gestel tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gestel: highlights and tourist information

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Gestel is situated in the Morbihan department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 54 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Gestel is 444 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lorient at 5 km and Quimperle at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gestel, 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 Gestel 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 Gestel

Markets in and near Gestel

  • Guidel: market Wednesday & Sunday (4km)
  • Ploemeur: market Sunday (8km)
  • Lanester: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Lorient: market Wednesday & Saturday & Friday (9km)
  • Quimperle: market Friday all day (11km)
  • Larmor-Plage: market Sunday (12km)
  • Locmiquelic: market Friday (12km)
  • Hennebont: market Thursday (13km)
  • Port-Louis: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Port-Louis: market Saturday (13km)

More information about Gestel, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Gestel, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Massif Dunaire de Gavres-Quiberon (14km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Victor Chevassu (9km)
  • Jardins de Kerambar’h (28km)
  • Parc du château de Trévarez (47km)
  • Jardin du Botrain (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Saint-Philibert (Morbihan) (41km)
  • Presqu'île de Quiberon (41km)
  • Archipel des Glénan (43km)
  • Marais de Mousterlin (43km)
  • Source - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (45km)
  • Étang de Toulvern (45km)
  • Phare de Port-Navalo (49km)
  • Lac de Guerlédan (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de Pont-Scorff (3km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gestel

Canton: Pont-Scorff

Arrondissement: Lorient

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 56830

Distance to Gestel

from Vannes (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 444 km

from Calais: 519 km

from Nice: 947 km

from Bordeaux: 397 km

from Strasbourg: 833 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cleguer, Guidel, Pont-Scorff and Queven.

This page in French: Visiter Gestel