Ploemeur tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ploemeur in Morbihan

Photo is of Lorient at 3 km from Ploemeur

Visit Ploemeur: highlights and tourist information

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Ploemeur 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 Ploemeur in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lorient at 3 km and Port-Louis at 7 km.

Ploemeur, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 3 km (direction north-west)

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

See Lorient guide


at 7 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Port-Louis guide
Ile de Groix

Ile de Groix

Island at 12 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Ile de Groix guide


at 13 km (direction west-north-west), in the Finistere department

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

See Clohars-Carnoet guide


at 17 km (direction north-west), in the Finistere department

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

See Quimperle guide


at 25 km (direction west-north-west), in the Finistere department

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

See Port-Manech guide


at 27 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 29 km (direction west-north-west), in the Finistere department

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

See Kerascoet guide


at 31 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Carnac guide
Carnac Plage

Carnac Plage

Seaside resort at 32 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Carnac Plage guide
La Trinite sur Mer

La Trinite sur Mer

at 34 km (direction east-south-east)

The quiet harbour town of La Trinité-sur-Mer is where you can discover...

See La Trinite sur Mer guide


at 34 km (direction east)

Auray is a an attractive town with lovely views across the port...

See Auray guide


at 35 km (direction east)

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

See Saint-Goustan guide
Sainte-Anne d'Auray

Sainte-Anne d'Auray

at 36 km (direction east)

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

See Sainte-Anne d'Auray guide

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Markets in and near Ploemeur

Market days in Ploemeur: weekly market: Sunday;

  • Ploemeur: market Sunday (0km)
  • Larmor-Plage: market Sunday (5km)
  • Lorient: market Wednesday & Saturday & Friday (5km)
  • Lanester: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Port-Louis: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (7km)
  • Port-Louis: market Saturday (7km)
  • Locmiquelic: market Friday (7km)
  • Guidel: market Wednesday & Sunday (7km)
  • Riantec: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Hennebont: market Thursday (14km)

More information about Ploemeur, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Ploemeur, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Massif Dunaire de Gavres-Quiberon (8km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Victor Chevassu (5km)
  • Jardins de Kerambar’h (26km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Presqu'île de Quiberon (34km)
  • Saint-Philibert (Morbihan) (36km)
  • Étang de Toulvern (41km)
  • Source - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (42km)
  • Archipel des Glénan (43km)
  • Phare de Port-Navalo (44km)
  • Marais de Mousterlin (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de Pont-Scorff (8km)

Geography and distances

Ploemeur is in the north-west of France at 51 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Ploemeur is 445 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Ploemeur

Canton: Ploemeur

Arrondissement: Lorient

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 56270

Distance to Ploemeur

from Vannes (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 445 km

from Calais: 523 km

from Nice: 943 km

from Bordeaux: 390 km

from Strasbourg: 834 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 Ploemeur from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Gavres, Guidel, Larmor-Plage, Lorient and Queven.

This page in French: Visiter Ploemeur