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Lorient

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Morbihan

Geographical information

MunicipalityLorient
Postcode56100
Tourism labels
Latitude47.7480970 (N 47° 44’ 53”)
Longitude-3.3659700 (W 3° 21’ 57”)
Surface area17.48 km²
Population59056 inhabitants
Density3378 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureVannes (59 km, 45 min)
Insee code56121
IntercommunalityCA du Pays de Lorient
DepartmentMorbihan
RegionBrittany

Nearest cities & towns

Lanester3 km (9 min)
Larmor-Plage5.9 km (10 min)
Ploemeur6 km (14 min)
Quéven7.2 km (12 min)
Caudan8.8 km (14 min)
Hennebont11 km (17 min)
Pont-Scorff12.1 km (20 min)
Gestel14.6 km (16 min)
Riantec15.1 km (24 min)
Merlevenez15.3 km (21 min)
Guidel15.3 km (16 min)
Locmiquélic15.6 km (25 min)
Groix16.4 km (1h05)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Monuments
Natural sites
Performance halls
Transport

Events and festivities

Detailed information

Lorient Interceltic Festival
A great gathering of Celtic culturesFrom 07 to 16 august 2015

Photos

The Cité de la Voile Eric Tabarly
The Cité de la Voile Eric Tabarly
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Weather

Tuesday 28 april
Min. 3°C - Max. 13°C
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Wednesday 29 april
Min. 2°C - Max. 14°C
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Thursday 30 april
Min. 3°C - Max. 14°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Sea diving at Ria d’Etel
Sports sensations49 € Plouhinec (12.8 km)
Horseback ride in the land of King Morvan
Sports sensations16 € to 149 € Meslan (27 km)
Sea trip on a heritage sailboat
Nature and the great outdoors49 € to 59 € Arzon (40 km)
Sea trip in the Morbihan Gulf and islands
Nature and the great outdoors29 € to 50 € Arradon (42 km)
Taste oysters and clams
Local flavours7 € Île-aux-Moines (43 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The Tour of the Small Sea of Gâvres
Village visitEasy3h30Port-Louis (3.7 km)
The Great Megalithic Arc
HikeEasy2h30Erdeven (21 km)
Old Bono bridge - Port of Saint-Goustan
HikeEasy3h00Bono (35 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels