Sarzeau tourism and travel guide

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Sarzeau is situated in the Morbihan department and Brittany region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Sarzeau. For detailed visitor information see the Sarzeau travel guide.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Sarzeau in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Ile-d'Arz at 7 km and Morbihan Gulf at 8 km.

Sarzeau, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 6 km (direction west-south-west)

The quiet village of Saint-Guildas is visited for the Abbey Church and...

See Saint-Gildas-de-Rhuys guide


Island at 7 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Ile-d'Arz guide
Morbihan Gulf

Morbihan Gulf

at 8 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Morbihan Gulf guide


at 9 km (direction west)

Arzon is a tiny village with basic facilities near the coast...

See Arzon guide
Ile aux Moines

Ile aux Moines

Island at 9 km (direction north-west)

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

See Ile aux Moines guide
Port de Crouesty

Port de Crouesty

at 10 km (direction west)

Port Crouesty is a new port development near Arzon, with a picturesque...

See Port de Crouesty guide
Port Navalo

Port Navalo

at 11 km (direction west)

Port Navalo is a small traditional and unspoiled port near Arzon...

See Port Navalo guide


at 14 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Locmariaquer guide


at 14 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Vannes guide
La Trinite sur Mer

La Trinite sur Mer

at 20 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See La Trinite sur Mer guide
Ile de Houat

Ile de Houat

Island at 21 km (direction south-west)

We particularly recommend you walk the coast path around the small island...

See Ile de Houat guide


at 22 km (direction north-west)

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

See Saint-Goustan guide


at 22 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Auray guide
Carnac Plage

Carnac Plage

Seaside resort at 23 km (direction west)

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

See Carnac Plage guide

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Markets in and near Sarzeau

Market days in Sarzeau: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Sarzeau: market Thursday (0km)
  • Saint-Gildas-de-Rhuys: market Monday & Tuesday & Friday - seasonal market only (5km)
  • Saint-Gildas-de-Rhuys: market Sunday (5km)
  • Arzon: market Friday - seasonal market only (10km)
  • Arzon: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (10km)
  • Arradon: market Friday (11km)
  • Larmor-Baden: market Sunday (12km)
  • Surzur: market Thursday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Locmariaquer: market Tuesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Vannes: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)

More information about Sarzeau, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Sarzeau, France

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


  • Aquarium de Vannes (12km)

Grand sites of France

  • Massif Dunaire de Gavres-Quiberon (47km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Kerambar’h (34km)
  • Parc Victor Chevassu (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Presqu'île de Rhuys (1km)
  • Embouchure - Rivière de Noyalo (8km)
  • Passage Saint-Armel (8km)
  • Presqu'île de la Villeneuve (8km)
  • Golfe du Morbihan (8km)
  • Anse de Mancel (9km)
  • Maison rose (Séné) (11km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des marais de Séné (11km)
  • Embouchure - Marle (11km)
  • Phare de Port-Navalo (11km)
  • Presqu'île de Conleau (11km)
  • Embouchure - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (12km)
  • Pont de Kérino (13km)
  • Vincin (13km)
  • Moulin à marée de Campen (13km)
  • Étang de Toulvern (14km)
  • Pont du Vincin (14km)
  • Source - Marle (15km)
  • Source - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (17km)
  • Saint-Philibert (Morbihan) (18km)
  • Source - Rivière de Noyalo (25km)
  • Presqu'île de Quiberon (27km)
  • Marais Salants de Guérande (32km)
  • Pointe Sainte-Gildas (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Elven (27km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du château de Branféré (29km)

Geography and distances

Sarzeau is in the north-west of France at 14 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Sarzeau is 407 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Sarzeau

Canton: Sarzeau

Arrondissement: Vannes

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 56370

Distance to Sarzeau

from Vannes (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 407 km

from Calais: 507 km

from Nice: 888 km

from Bordeaux: 343 km

from Strasbourg: 790 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 Sarzeau from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Saint-Armel and Saint-Gildas-de-Rhuys.

This page in French: Visiter Sarzeau