Riantec tourism and travel guide

Photo of Riantec in Morbihan

Photo is of Port-Louis at 3 km from Riantec

Visit Riantec: highlights and tourist information

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Riantec 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 Riantec in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Port-Louis at 3 km and Lorient at 12 km.

Riantec, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 3 km (direction west)

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

See Port-Louis guide


at 12 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Lorient guide
Ile de Groix

Ile de Groix

Island at 15 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Ile de Groix guide


at 22 km (direction west-north-west), in the Finistere department

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

See Clohars-Carnoet guide


at 23 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Carnac guide
Carnac Plage

Carnac Plage

Seaside resort at 24 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Carnac Plage guide


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

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

See Quimperle guide


at 25 km (direction east)

Auray is a an attractive town with lovely views across the port of Saint-Goustan...

See Auray guide
La Trinite sur Mer

La Trinite sur Mer

at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See La Trinite sur Mer guide


at 25 km (direction east)

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

See Saint-Goustan guide
Sainte-Anne d\'Auray

Sainte-Anne d'Auray

at 27 km (direction east)

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

See Sainte-Anne d'Auray guide


at 29 km (direction south-east)

Apart from the town itself, the main attraction here is the scenery and beaches...

See Quiberon guide


at 32 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Locmariaquer guide


at 34 km (direction west-north-west), in the Finistere department

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

See Port-Manech guide

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Map of places to visit near Riantec


Markets in and near Riantec

Market days in Riantec: weekly market: Wednesday;

  • Riantec: market Wednesday (0km)
  • Locmiquelic: market Friday (2km)
  • Port-Louis: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (3km)
  • Port-Louis: market Saturday (3km)
  • Larmor-Plage: market Sunday (6km)
  • Lorient: market Wednesday & Saturday & Friday (6km)
  • Lanester: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Ploemeur: market Sunday (9km)
  • Etel: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Hennebont: market Thursday (10km)

More information about Riantec, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Riantec, France

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


  • Aquarium de Vannes (42km)

Grand sites of France

  • Massif Dunaire de Gavres-Quiberon (4km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Victor Chevassu (6km)
  • Jardins de Kerambar’h (18km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Saint-Philibert (Morbihan) (27km)
  • Presqu'île de Quiberon (27km)
  • Étang de Toulvern (32km)
  • Source - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (33km)
  • Phare de Port-Navalo (35km)
  • Pont du Vincin (39km)
  • Moulin à marée de Campen (39km)
  • Vincin (40km)
  • Golfe du Morbihan (40km)
  • Embouchure - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (40km)
  • Presqu'île de Conleau (41km)
  • Maison rose (Séné) (41km)
  • Embouchure - Marle (41km)
  • Pont de Kérino (42km)
  • Source - Marle (42km)
  • Presqu'île de Rhuys (45km)
  • Anse de Mancel (45km)
  • Presqu'île de la Villeneuve (46km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des marais de Séné (46km)
  • Embouchure - Rivière de Noyalo (46km)
  • Passage Saint-Armel (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de Pont-Scorff (13km)

Geography and distances

Riantec is in the north-west of France at 42 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Riantec is 437 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Riantec

Canton: Port-Louis

Arrondissement: Lorient

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 56670

Distance to Riantec

from Vannes (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 437 km

from Calais: 519 km

from Nice: 933 km

from Bordeaux: 383 km

from Strasbourg: 825 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 Riantec from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Gavres, Kervignac, Lanester, Larmor-Plage, Locmiquelic, Lorient, Merlevenez, Plouhinec and Port-Louis.

This page in French: Visiter Riantec