Guillac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Guillac in Morbihan

Photo is of Chateau de Josselin at 8 km from Guillac

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Guillac 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 Guillac in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Josselin at 8 km and Josselin at 8 km.

Guillac, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Josselin

Chateau de Josselin

Castle at 8 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Chateau de Josselin guide


at 8 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Josselin guide


at 25 km (direction east-north-east), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

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

See Paimpont guide


at 25 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Rochefort-en-Terre guide


at 36 km (direction south-west)

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

See Vannes guide


at 41 km (direction south-east), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

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

See Redon guide
Chateau de Pontivy

Chateau de Pontivy

Castle at 41 km (direction west-north-west)

The Chateau de Pontivy has dominated the centre of Pontivy in Morbihan since 1485...

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at 42 km (direction west-north-west)

Pontivy is particularly interesting because it has a medieval old town and also a...

See Pontivy guide
Morbihan Gulf

Morbihan Gulf

at 43 km (direction south-west)

The Gulf of Morbihan, almost a protected lagoon on the southern coast of Brittany...

See Morbihan Gulf guide
Sainte-Anne d\'Auray

Sainte-Anne d'Auray

at 43 km (direction west-south-west)

This ensemble of religious monuments in Sainte-Anne-d'Auray was a most unexpected discovery in southern...

See Sainte-Anne d'Auray guide


Island at 44 km (direction south-west)

The beaches and scenery along the coastal footpath combine to make the Ile d'Arz,...

See Ile-d'Arz guide
Ile aux Moines

Ile aux Moines

Island at 45 km (direction south-west)

In the Morbihan Gulf, the Ile-aux-Moines is also very easy to reach - very...

See Ile aux Moines guide
La Roche-Bernard

La Roche-Bernard

at 45 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See La Roche-Bernard guide


at 47 km (direction west-south-west)

The picturesque harbour area of Saint-Goustan is a lovely place for a promenade after...

See Saint-Goustan guide

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Markets in and near Guillac

  • Ploermel: market Friday (6km)
  • Josselin: market Saturday (8km)
  • Malestroit: market Thursday (13km)
  • Elven: market Friday (22km)
  • Mauron: market Friday (23km)
  • Locmine: market Thursday (28km)
  • Questembert: market Monday (28km)
  • Plelan-le-Grand: market Sunday (29km)
  • La Gacilly: market Saturday (30km)
  • Saint-Ave: market Sunday (32km)

More information about Guillac, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Guillac, France

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


  • Aquarium de Vannes (38km)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Broceliande (47km)
  • Jardin du Botrain (50km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (58km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - Rivière de Noyalo (24km)
  • Forêt de Paimpont (25km)
  • Forges de Paimpont (26km)
  • Île-aux-Pies (34km)
  • Source - Marle (35km)
  • Pont de Kérino (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des marais de Séné (38km)
  • Pont du Vincin (38km)
  • Moulin à marée de Campen (38km)
  • Vincin (39km)
  • Embouchure - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (39km)
  • Presqu'île de Conleau (39km)
  • Embouchure - Marle (39km)
  • Maison rose (Séné) (40km)
  • Anse de Mancel (40km)
  • Presqu'île de la Villeneuve (40km)
  • Passage Saint-Armel (41km)
  • Embouchure - Rivière de Noyalo (41km)
  • Source - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (42km)
  • Golfe du Morbihan (43km)
  • Source - Rance (43km)
  • Vallée du Canut (43km)
  • Marais de Vilaine (43km)
  • Étang de Toulvern (49km)
  • Presqu'île de Rhuys (50km)
  • Phare de Port-Navalo (53km)
  • Saint-Philibert (Morbihan) (54km)
  • Lac de Guerlédan (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • La Vraie-Croix (25km)
  • Rochefort-en-Terre (25km)
  • La Gacilly (30km)
  • Saint-Gilles-Vieux-Marche (53km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du château de Branféré (36km)

Geography and distances

Guillac is in the north-west of France at 36 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Guillac is 371 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Guillac

Canton: Josselin

Arrondissement: Pontivy

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 56800

Distance to Guillac

from Vannes (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 371 km

from Calais: 460 km

from Nice: 887 km

from Bordeaux: 371 km

from Strasbourg: 759 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 Guillac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Josselin, La Chapelle-Caro, La Croix-Hellean, Le Roc-Saint-Andre, Lizio, Montertelot, Ploermel, Quily, Saint-Servant and Taupont.

This page in French: Visiter Guillac