Ile-d'Arz tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ile-d'Arz in Morbihan

Visit Ile-d'Arz: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The beaches and scenery along the coastal footpath combine to make the Ile d'Arz, in the Morbihan Gulf, very popular with visitors

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Ile-d'Arz. For detailed visitor information see the Ile-d'Arz travel guide.

Ile-d'Arz is situated in the Morbihan department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 8 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Ile-d'Arz is 407 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Ile aux Moines at 3 km and Sarzeau at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ile-d'Arz, 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 Ile-d'Arz 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 Ile-d'Arz

Markets in and near Ile-d'Arz

  • Arradon: market Friday (4km)
  • Larmor-Baden: market Sunday (7km)
  • Sarzeau: market Thursday (7km)
  • Vannes: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Arzon: market Friday - seasonal market only (9km)
  • Arzon: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (9km)
  • Saint-Gildas-de-Rhuys: market Monday & Tuesday & Friday - seasonal market only (10km)
  • Saint-Gildas-de-Rhuys: market Sunday (10km)
  • Locmariaquer: market Tuesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Saint-Ave: market Sunday (12km)

More information about Ile-d'Arz, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Ile-d'Arz, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Ile-d'Arz.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Vannes (6km)

Grand sites of France

  • Massif Dunaire de Gavres-Quiberon (43km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Briere (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Kerambar’h (27km)
  • Parc Victor Chevassu (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Golfe du Morbihan (1km)
  • Maison rose (Séné) (4km)
  • Embouchure - Marle (4km)
  • Presqu'île de Conleau (5km)
  • Embouchure - Vincin
    (Rivière de Conleau) (5km)
  • Presqu'île de la Villeneuve (6km)
  • Anse de Mancel (6km)
  • Vincin (6km)
  • Embouchure - Rivière de Noyalo (6km)
  • Passage Saint-Armel (6km)
  • Moulin à marée de Campen (6km)
  • Pont de Kérino (6km)
  • Pont du Vincin (7km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des marais de Séné (7km)
  • Presqu'île de Rhuys (8km)
  • Source - Marle (9km)
  • Étang de Toulvern (9km)
  • Source - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (10km)
  • Phare de Port-Navalo (10km)
  • Saint-Philibert (Morbihan) (15km)
  • Source - Rivière de Noyalo (22km)
  • Presqu'île de Quiberon (27km)
  • Marais Salants de Guérande (37km)

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 (30km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ile-d'Arz

Canton: na

Arrondissement: na

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: na

Distance to Ile-d'Arz

from Vannes (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 407 km

from Calais: 503 km

from Nice: 893 km

from Bordeaux: 351 km

from Strasbourg: 791 km

Getting here

Ile-d'Arz 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 Ile-d'Arz from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arradon, Ile aux Moines, Morbihan Gulf and Sene.

This page in French: Visiter Ile-d'Arz