Rieux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Rieux in Morbihan

Visit Rieux: highlights and tourist information

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Rieux is situated in the Morbihan department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 49 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Rieux is 359 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Redon at 6 km and La Roche-Bernard at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rieux, 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 Rieux in Brittany.

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

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Rieux

Markets in and near Rieux

  • Redon: market Saturday & Monday all day & Friday (6km)
  • La Roche-Bernard: market Thursday (17km)
  • Pontchateau: market Monday all day (18km)
  • La Gacilly: market Saturday (19km)
  • Herbignac: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Questembert: market Monday (27km)
  • Muzillac: market Friday (29km)
  • Blain: market Tuesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Penestin: market Wednesday & Sunday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Donges: market Thursday (31km)

More information about Rieux, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Rieux, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Rieux.

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Briere (25km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des plantes (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais de Vilaine (3km)
  • Île-aux-Pies (13km)
  • Marais Salants de Guérande (30km)
  • Loire Estuaire (34km)
  • Source - Rivière de Noyalo (37km)
  • Forges de Paimpont (44km)
  • Vallée du Canut (45km)
  • Petite Amazonie de Nantes (61km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Grand-Fougeray (32km)
  • Elven (39km)
  • Josselin (52km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du château de Branféré (22km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rieux

Canton: Allaire

Arrondissement: Vannes

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 56350

Distance to Rieux

from Vannes (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 359 km

from Calais: 470 km

from Nice: 847 km

from Bordeaux: 329 km

from Strasbourg: 740 km

Getting here

Rieux is in the north-west of France. 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 Rieux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allaire, Fegreac, Redon, Saint-Dolay, Saint-Jean-la-Poterie, Saint-Nicolas-de-Redon, Severac and Thehillac.

This page in French: Visiter Rieux