Gourhel tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gourhel in Morbihan

Visit Gourhel: highlights and tourist information

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Gourhel is situated in the Morbihan department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 43 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Gourhel is 362 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Josselin at 14 km and Paimpont at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gourhel, 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 Gourhel 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 Gourhel

Markets in and near Gourhel

  • Ploermel: market Friday (3km)
  • Josselin: market Saturday (14km)
  • Malestroit: market Thursday (14km)
  • Mauron: market Friday (17km)
  • Plelan-le-Grand: market Sunday (20km)
  • La Gacilly: market Saturday (26km)
  • Maure-de-Bretagne: market Sunday (27km)
  • Elven: market Friday (29km)
  • Saint-Meen-le-Grand: market Saturday (31km)
  • Questembert: market Monday (32km)

More information about Gourhel, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Gourhel, France

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


  • Aquarium de Vannes (45km)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Broceliande (39km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Paimpont (17km)
  • Forges de Paimpont (17km)
  • Source - Rivière de Noyalo (30km)
  • Île-aux-Pies (31km)
  • Vallée du Canut (35km)
  • Source - Rance (42km)
  • Marais de Vilaine (42km)
  • Source - Marle (42km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des marais de Séné (44km)
  • Pont de Kérino (45km)
  • Pont du Vincin (46km)
  • Moulin à marée de Campen (46km)
  • Vincin (46km)
  • Presqu'île de Conleau (46km)
  • Embouchure - Vincin
    (Rivière de Conleau) (46km)
  • Embouchure - Marle (46km)
  • Anse de Mancel (47km)
  • Maison rose (Séné) (47km)
  • Presqu'île de la Villeneuve (47km)
  • Passage Saint-Armel (47km)
  • Embouchure - Rivière de Noyalo (47km)
  • Source - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (49km)
  • Golfe du Morbihan (50km)
  • Étang de Toulvern (57km)
  • Phare de Port-Navalo (60km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du château de Branféré (38km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gourhel

Canton: Ploërmel

Arrondissement: Vannes

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 56800

Distance to Gourhel

from Vannes (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 362 km

from Calais: 453 km

from Nice: 881 km

from Bordeaux: 371 km

from Strasbourg: 751 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Campeneac, Ploermel and Taupont.

This page in French: Visiter Gourhel