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Plouray tourism and travel guide

Photo of Plouray in Morbihan

Photo is of Forges des Salles at 20 km from Plouray

Visit Plouray: highlights and tourist information

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Plouray is situated in the Morbihan department and Brittany region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Forges des Salles at 20 km and Pontivy at 31 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Plouray, 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 Plouray in Brittany.

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

Forges des Salles

Forges des Salles

at 20 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

See Forges des Salles guide


at 31 km (direction east)

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

See Pontivy guide
Chateau de Pontivy

Chateau de Pontivy

Castle at 33 km (direction east)

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

See Chateau de Pontivy guide


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

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

See Quimperle guide


at 36 km (direction west-north-west), in the Finistere department

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

See Huelgoat guide


at 42 km (direction south-west), in the Finistere department

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

See Pont-Aven guide


at 43 km (direction south)

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

See Lorient guide


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

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

See Guerlesquin guide


at 49 km (direction west-south-west), in the Finistere department

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

See Concarneau guide
Guingamp Basilica of Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours

Guingamp Basilica of Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours

Church at 49 km (direction north-north-east), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

The Basilica in Guingamp is an interesting mix of archtectural styles...

See Guingamp Basilica of Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours guide


at 50 km (direction north-north-east), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

The centre of Guingamp has several colombage houses and an...

See Guingamp guide


at 58 km (direction north-west), in the Finistere department

The pleasure port is the center of activity in the lively...

See Morlaix guide
Sainte-Anne d'Auray

Sainte-Anne d'Auray

at 59 km (direction south-east)

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

See Sainte-Anne d'Auray guide


at 62 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

See Saint-Brieuc guide

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

Map of places to visit near Plouray


Markets in and near Plouray

  • Rostrenen: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Gourin: market Monday all day (16km)
  • Carhaix-Plouguer: market Saturday all day (20km)
  • Callac: market Wednesday all day (29km)
  • Pontivy: market Monday all day (32km)
  • Quimperle: market Friday all day (33km)
  • Huelgoat: market Thursday (36km)
  • Hennebont: market Thursday (39km)
  • Rosporden: market Thursday (39km)
  • Guidel: market Wednesday & Sunday (40km)

More information about Plouray, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Plouray, France

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

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Lannedern (41km)
  • Pleyben (44km)
  • Brasparts (46km)
  • Plougonven (48km)
  • Plouneour-Ménez (50km)
  • Commana (51km)
  • Saint Thégonnec (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Grand Launay (26km)
  • Jardin du Botrain (31km)
  • Parc du château de Trévarez (31km)
  • Arboretum de Poërop (36km)
  • Parc Victor Chevassu (44km)
  • Jardins de Kerambar’h (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Guerlédan (26km)
  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Thegonnec (59km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gilles-Vieux-Marche (33km)
  • Quintin (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de Pont-Scorff (37km)

Geography and distances

Plouray is in the north-west of France at 72 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Plouray is 430 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Plouray

Canton: Gourin

Arrondissement: Pontivy

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 56770

Distance to Plouray

from Vannes (prefecture): 72 km

from Paris: 430 km

from Calais: 490 km

from Nice: 960 km

from Bordeaux: 426 km

from Strasbourg: 823 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 Plouray from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Saint-Tugdual.

This page in French: Visiter Plouray

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