Guidel tourism and travel guide

Photo of Guidel in Morbihan

Photo is of Lorient at 4 km from Guidel

Visit Guidel: highlights and tourist information

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Guidel 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 Guidel in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lorient at 4 km and Clohars-Carnoet at 7 km.

Guidel, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 4 km (direction south-east)

Due to the fishing industry and war time damage Lorient is not a typical...

See Lorient guide


at 7 km (direction west), in the Finistere department

Clohars Carnoet is home to the pretty port of Doelan and the port of...

See Clohars-Carnoet guide


at 10 km (direction north-west), in the Finistere department

The extremely pretty centre of Quimperlé make it one of the loveliest small towns...

See Quimperle guide


at 14 km (direction east-south-east)

Port Louis is a pleasant town with a citadel and a large sandy beach....

See Port-Louis guide
Ile de Groix

Ile de Groix

Island at 18 km (direction south)

With a popular beach, lovely traditional cottages and scenic villages the Ile-de-Groix is one...

See Ile de Groix guide


at 19 km (direction west), in the Finistere department

Port Manec'h is an attractive seaside village which became popular in the Belle Epoque....

See Port-Manech guide


at 21 km (direction west-north-west), in the Finistere department

The watermills and harbour area give Pont-Aven its own special appeal...

See Pont-Aven guide


at 23 km (direction west), in the Finistere department

Kerascoet is a beautiful hamlet of thatched cottages near to the sea and the...

See Kerascoet guide


at 33 km (direction west-north-west), in the Finistere department

Now listed as a town of art and history, you will find lots of...

See Concarneau guide
Chateau Keriolet

Chateau Keriolet

Castle at 33 km (direction west-north-west), in the Finistere department

The Chateau de Keriolet is an attractive 19th century chateau near to the coastal...

See Chateau Keriolet guide


at 38 km (direction east-south-east)

Carnac is famius worldwide because of the extensive number of prehistoric standing stones and...

See Carnac guide


at 39 km (direction west-north-west), in the Finistere department

La Forêt-Fouesnant is a small village with the third largest marina in southern Brittany....

See La-Foret-Fouesnant guide
Carnac Plage

Carnac Plage

Seaside resort at 39 km (direction east-south-east)

Sooner or later you might fatigue of the thousands of prehistoric monuments in

See Carnac Plage guide
Iles des Glenan

Iles des Glenan

Island at 39 km (direction west), in the Finistere department

The uninhabited islands of the Glenan archipelago are now a popular nature reserve and...

See Iles des Glenan guide

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Markets in and near Guidel

Market days in Guidel: weekly market: Wednesday & Sunday;

  • Guidel: market Wednesday & Sunday (0km)
  • Ploemeur: market Sunday (7km)
  • Quimperle: market Friday all day (10km)
  • Lorient: market Wednesday & Saturday & Friday (10km)
  • Moelan-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Lanester: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Larmor-Plage: market Sunday (12km)
  • Locmiquelic: market Friday (13km)
  • Port-Louis: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Port-Louis: market Saturday (14km)

More information about Guidel, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Guidel, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Massif Dunaire de Gavres-Quiberon (15km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Victor Chevassu (11km)
  • Jardins de Kerambar’h (31km)
  • Parc du château de Trévarez (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Archipel des Glénan (39km)
  • Marais de Mousterlin (40km)
  • Presqu'île de Quiberon (42km)
  • Saint-Philibert (Morbihan) (43km)
  • Étang de Toulvern (48km)
  • Phare de Port-Navalo (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de Pont-Scorff (6km)

Geography and distances

Guidel is in the north-west of France at 56 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Guidel is 447 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Guidel

Canton: Pont-Scorff

Arrondissement: Lorient

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 56520

Distance to Guidel

from Vannes (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 447 km

from Calais: 522 km

from Nice: 949 km

from Bordeaux: 397 km

from Strasbourg: 837 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 Guidel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Gestel, Ploemeur and Queven.

This page in French: Visiter Guidel