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Ploerdut tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ploerdut in Morbihan

Photo is of Forges des Salles at 17 km from Ploerdut

Visit Ploerdut: highlights and tourist information

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Ploerdut is situated in the Morbihan department and Brittany region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Forges des Salles at 17 km and Pontivy at 23 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Ploerdut, 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 Ploerdut in Brittany.

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

Forges des Salles

Forges des Salles

at 17 km (direction north-east), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

Attraction or village? The Forges des Salles was a 19th century village...

See Forges des Salles guide


at 23 km (direction east)

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

See Pontivy guide
Chateau de Pontivy

Chateau de Pontivy

Castle at 24 km (direction east)

The Chateau de Pontivy has dominated the centre of...

See Chateau de Pontivy guide


at 31 km (direction south-west), in the Finistere department

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

See Quimperle guide


at 38 km (direction south-south-west)

Due to the fishing industry and war time damage Lorient is...

See Lorient guide


at 44 km (direction west-south-west), in the Finistere department

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

See Pont-Aven guide


at 46 km (direction west-north-west), in the Finistere department

The walk through the ancient forest that is accessed from...

See Huelgoat guide
Sainte-Anne d'Auray

Sainte-Anne d'Auray

at 49 km (direction south-east)

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

See Sainte-Anne d'Auray guide


at 52 km (direction south-east)

Auray is a an attractive town with lovely views...

See Auray guide


at 52 km (direction south-east)

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

See Saint-Goustan guide


at 52 km (direction west-south-west), in the Finistere department

Now listed as a town of art and history,...

See Concarneau guide


at 53 km (direction north-west), in the Finistere department

Guerlesquin, listed as a 'small city of character', is a lovely way...

See Guerlesquin guide


at 57 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

The highlight in Moncontour is exploring the streets of half-timbered...

See Moncontour guide


at 61 km (direction north-east), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

Saint-Brieuc has a cathedral and a historic centre with several medieval...

See Saint-Brieuc guide

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

Map of places to visit near Ploerdut


Markets in and near Ploerdut

  • Rostrenen: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Pontivy: market Monday all day (24km)
  • Gourin: market Monday all day (24km)
  • Carhaix-Plouguer: market Saturday all day (30km)
  • Baud: market Saturday (31km)
  • Quimperle: market Friday all day (31km)
  • Hennebont: market Thursday (31km)
  • Lanester: market Tuesday (36km)
  • Guidel: market Wednesday & Sunday (36km)
  • Callac: market Wednesday all day (37km)

Hotels near Ploerdut

More information about Ploerdut, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Ploerdut, France

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

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Plouneour-Ménez (60km)

Grand sites of France

  • Massif Dunaire de Gavres-Quiberon (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Botrain (26km)
  • Jardin du Grand Launay (29km)
  • Parc Victor Chevassu (38km)
  • Parc du château de Trévarez (39km)
  • Jardins de Kerambar’h (41km)
  • Arboretum de Poërop (46km)
  • Jardin du Colombier (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Guerlédan (22km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gilles-Vieux-Marche (29km)
  • Quintin (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de Pont-Scorff (32km)

Geography and distances

Ploerdut is in the north-west of France at 62 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Ploerdut is 424 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Ploerdut

Canton: Guémené-sur-Scorff

Arrondissement: Pontivy

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 56160

Distance to Ploerdut

from Vannes (prefecture): 62 km

from Paris: 424 km

from Calais: 489 km

from Nice: 950 km

from Bordeaux: 417 km

from Strasbourg: 817 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 Ploerdut from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Langoelan, Le Croisty, Lignol, Saint-Caradec-Tregomel and Saint-Tugdual.

This page in French: Visiter Ploerdut

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