Guer tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Paimpont at 14 km from Guer

Visit Guer: highlights and tourist information

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Guer is situated in the Morbihan department and Brittany region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Guer in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Paimpont at 14 km and Rochefort-en-Terre at 28 km.

Guer, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 14 km (direction north-north-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Paimpont is well known for its 'magical forest', part of the ancient forests that...

See Paimpont guide


at 28 km (direction south-west)

Now listed as one of the 'most beautiful villages in France' you will enjoy...

See Rochefort-en-Terre guide


at 28 km (direction south), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Combining and active port with the cobbled streets of the old town, Redon is...

See Redon guide


at 29 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Langon is home to an ancient chapel with a Roman fresco...

See Langon guide
Chateau de Josselin

Chateau de Josselin

Castle at 32 km (direction west)

The Chateau de Josselin has a 1000 year history and includes both medieval and...

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at 32 km (direction west)

The castle and the river are the centre of your visit to the historic...

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at 40 km (direction east-north-east), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

An unmissable highlight in the region, Rennes has a very picturesque medieval centre...

See Rennes guide
La Roche-Bernard

La Roche-Bernard

at 45 km (direction south-south-west)

The river harbour and historic old town centre make La Roche-Bernard a lovely little...

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at 46 km (direction north-north-east), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Becherel is a pretty town and a centre for books....

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at 49 km (direction east-north-east), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

The castle and towers in the heart of old Chateaugiron help explain why it...

See Chateaugiron guide


at 55 km (direction west-south-west)

An unmissable highlight in this region of Brittany, the half-timbered houses in the centre...

See Vannes guide


at 64 km (direction west-south-west)

See Suscinio Castle and the Gardens of Chateau de Kerlevenan in Sarzeau before heading...

See Sarzeau guide

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

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Markets in and near Guer

  • Maure-de-Bretagne: market Sunday (9km)
  • Plelan-le-Grand: market Sunday (11km)
  • La Gacilly: market Saturday (15km)
  • Ploermel: market Friday (21km)
  • Malestroit: market Thursday (22km)
  • Mauron: market Friday (24km)
  • Mordelles: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Redon: market Saturday & Monday all day & Friday (28km)
  • Montfort-sur-Meu: market Friday (29km)
  • Bruz: market Friday (31km)

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Tourist attractions near Guer, France

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Broceliande (25km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (46km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forges de Paimpont (10km)
  • Forêt de Paimpont (14km)
  • Vallée du Canut (19km)
  • Île-aux-Pies (21km)
  • Marais de Vilaine (35km)
  • Source - Rivière de Noyalo (40km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (52km)
  • Source - Rance (54km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (54km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des marais de Séné (54km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (55km)
  • Passage Saint-Armel (57km)
  • Embouchure - Rivière de Noyalo (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Josselin (32km)
  • Bedee (34km)
  • Grand-Fougeray (35km)
  • Elven (40km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • La Gacilly (15km)
  • Rochefort-en-Terre (28km)
  • Le Rheu (33km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (34km)
  • La Vraie-Croix (39km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du château de Branféré (40km)

Geography and distances

Guer is in the north-west of France at 55 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Guer is 347 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Guer

Canton: Guer

Arrondissement: Vannes

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 56380

Distance to Guer

from Vannes (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 347 km

from Calais: 444 km

from Nice: 864 km

from Bordeaux: 361 km

from Strasbourg: 734 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Comblessac, Les Brulais, Loutehel and Porcaro.

This page in French: Visiter Guer