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Plumelin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Plumelin in Morbihan

Photo is of Sainte-Anne d'Auray at 18 km from Plumelin

Visit Plumelin: highlights and tourist information

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Plumelin is situated in the Morbihan department and Brittany region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sainte-Anne d'Auray at 18 km and Saint-Goustan at 23 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Plumelin, 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 Plumelin in Brittany.

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

Sainte-Anne d'Auray

Sainte-Anne d'Auray

at 18 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Sainte-Anne d'Auray guide


at 23 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Saint-Goustan guide


at 23 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Auray guide
Chateau de Pontivy

Chateau de Pontivy

Castle at 24 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Chateau de Pontivy guide


at 24 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Pontivy guide


at 25 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Vannes guide
Chateau de Josselin

Chateau de Josselin

Castle at 27 km (direction east-north-east)

The Chateau de Josselin has a 1000 year history and...

See Chateau de Josselin guide


at 28 km (direction east-north-east)

The castle and the river are the centre of your...

See Josselin guide
Ile aux Moines

Ile aux Moines

Island at 30 km (direction south)

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

See Ile aux Moines guide
Morbihan Gulf

Morbihan Gulf

at 30 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Morbihan Gulf guide


Island at 31 km (direction south-south-east)

The beaches and scenery along the coastal footpath combine to make...

See Ile-d'Arz guide
La Trinite sur Mer

La Trinite sur Mer

at 32 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See La Trinite sur Mer guide


at 33 km (direction south-south-west)

The quiet small town of Locmariquer is best known for the...

See Locmariaquer guide


at 34 km (direction south-west)

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

See Carnac guide

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

Map of places to visit near Plumelin


Markets in and near Plumelin

  • Locmine: market Thursday (5km)
  • Baud: market Saturday (10km)
  • Saint-Ave: market Sunday (23km)
  • Auray: market Monday (23km)
  • Pontivy: market Monday all day (24km)
  • Vannes: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Elven: market Friday (27km)
  • Arradon: market Friday (27km)
  • Josselin: market Saturday (28km)
  • Hennebont: market Thursday (30km)

More information about Plumelin, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Plumelin, France

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


  • Aquarium de Vannes (27km)

Grand sites of France

  • Massif Dunaire de Gavres-Quiberon (40km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Kerambar’h (19km)
  • Parc Victor Chevassu (37km)
  • Jardin du Botrain (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (23km)
  • Pont du Vincin (25km)
  • Source - Marle (25km)
  • Moulin à marée de Campen (25km)
  • Vincin (26km)
  • Pont de Kérino (26km)
  • Embouchure - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (27km)
  • Presqu'île de Conleau (27km)
  • Embouchure - Marle (27km)
  • Maison rose (Séné) (28km)
  • Source - Rivière de Noyalo (29km)
  • Étang de Toulvern (30km)
  • Golfe du Morbihan (30km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des marais de Séné (30km)
  • Saint-Philibert (Morbihan) (32km)
  • Anse de Mancel (32km)
  • Presqu'île de la Villeneuve (32km)
  • Passage Saint-Armel (33km)
  • Embouchure - Rivière de Noyalo (33km)
  • Phare de Port-Navalo (35km)
  • Presqu'île de Rhuys (39km)
  • Lac de Guerlédan (40km)
  • Presqu'île de Quiberon (44km)

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

  • Zoo de Pont-Scorff (39km)
  • Parc zoologique du château de Branféré (47km)

Geography and distances

Plumelin is in the north-west of France at 25 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Plumelin is 402 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Plumelin

Canton: Locminé

Arrondissement: Pontivy

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 56500

Distance to Plumelin

from Vannes (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 402 km

from Calais: 485 km

from Nice: 912 km

from Bordeaux: 380 km

from Strasbourg: 791 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 Plumelin from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Chapelle-Neuve, Locmine and Moustoir-Ac.

This page in French: Visiter Plumelin

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