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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION Town Porcaro Insee code 56180 Postcode 56380 Latitude 47.9093110 Longitude -2.1993360 Altitude From 30 to 154 meters Surface 15.73 km² Population 681 inhabitants Density 43 inhabitants/km² CLOSEST TOWNS Chief town Vannes (at 66 km, 52 min) Monteneuf at 4.1 km Department Morbihan Guer at 5.9 km Region Brittany Search another town
Find a hotel a vacation rental a bed and breakfast a campsite a restaurant a leisure activity a flight a rental car Near your destination Porcaro town centre Chapel Saint-Étienne (Guer) Castle of La Grée de Callac (Augan) Wood of the Grée (Augan) Racecourse of the Hattaie (Guer) Tourist Office of Guer (Guer) Museum of the Souvenir des Ecoles de Saint-Cyr Coëtquidan (Guer) Chapel Saint-Nicolas (Guer) Castle of Coëtbo (Guer) Church Saint-Malo (Saint-Malo-de-Beignon) Forest of the Bourdonnaie (Carentoir) Castle of Trécesson (Campénéac) Castle of the Pré-Clos (Tréal) Chapel Saint-Jean de Campénéac (Campénéac) Forges of Paimpont (Paimpont) Manor of Bodel (Caro) Abbey of La Joie Notre-Dame (Campénéac) Village of Carentoir Castle of La Ville Quéno (Quelneuc) Abbey Notre-Dame (Paimpont) Village of Paimpont Tourist Office of Paimpont (Paimpont) Manor of La Cour (Gourhel) House of the Rues-Neuves (Tréhorenteuc) Tourist Office of Tréhorenteuc (Tréhorenteuc) Castle of La Haute-Touche (Monterrein) Racecourse of the Bruyères (Maure-de-Bretagne) Castle of Malleville (Ploërmel) Racecourse of Malleville (Ploërmel) Tumulus of La Maison Trouvée (La Chapelle-Caro) Search
Historians and scholars point out that the etymology of the word Porcaro must see "Porch" which Celtic language means: main house, and Caro, name of a family who lived in this place. It would Bertrand de Porcaro, husband of Joan Rouchier to 1280.
In a picturesque setting, learn the pond area and picnic of Priaudais, the head of Gore, a real tower overlooking the valley Oyon, the tomb of Rochettes, mound of the Bronze Age The small Marian shrine, a copy of the grotto of Lourdes.
Riding: Guided walks in the saddle or in harness, to the rhythm of the horse Breton.
At the initiative of Abbot Prévoteau, Porcaro is since 1979 a rallying place for pilgrimage and thousands of motorcyclists who are 14 and August 15 to venerate the Madonna of the motorcyclists. You can stop all year at the Oratory of the Madonna of the motorcyclists in the village.
ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND
Farm horses: just find a horse farm with shows and demonstrations of farm work, a breeding traits and postmen Breton?
Green Lane: Ploërmel - Porcaro-Guer-Guipry/Messac: 48 km.
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Valley Oyon (© Brigitte Wacquez)
Horseback Riding (© Daniel Huet)
Pilgrimage of Our Lady of bikers (© D. Huet)
Tuesday 10 December Day Night Min. -7°C - Max. 6°C
Wednesday 11 December Day Night Min. -2°C - Max. 7°C
Thursday 12 December Day Night Min. -3°C - Max. 6°C All restaurants around Porcaro All beds & breakfasts around Porcaro
Gîte du Pâtis de la Houssaye
Located near a farm, terraced stone house of 90 m ² newly renovated. 3 bedrooms upstairs (2 beds 140,1 bed 120), large living room (sofa bed) with fully equipped kitchen, 2 bathrooms,... Located 6 km from Porcaro 310 € per week
Gite 8 p piscine chauffee privee /spa
New people in the country cottage 8,2011 construction. By all the time you can take advantage of relaxation and wellness area of 40 m² with spa / jacuzzi premium seats 5 1 1 place extended... Located 8.4 km from Porcaro From 420 € to 980 € per week
Gite de la gree saint-jean
In a wooded pine, 5 minutes walk to the center of La Gacilly, the Thalasso Yves Rocher de la Gree Landes, and forest Cournon, we offer you a stay in a calm and quiet with this studio... Located 16.8 km from Porcaro From 350 € to 450 € per week All vacation rentals around Porcaro All campsites around Porcaro
A l'Orée de la Forêt
Located in Campénéac, in Brittany, A l'Orée de la Forêt is surrounded by a garden. Just 3 km from the Château de Trécesson, you can enjoy the fitness room and dine at the on-site restaurant.... Located 8.8 km from Porcaro Room from 49 € All hotels around Porcaro
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