Crozon tourism and travel guide
Visit Crozon: highlights and tourist information
France This Way comment: The Crozon peninsula in western Brittany has an ideal combination of villages, coastline and beaches
This page features a summary of highlights near Crozon that you might like to explore. For detailed visitor information see the Crozon travel guide
Crozon is situated in the Finistere (Brittany region) in the north-west of France at 41 km from Quimper, the department capital. (General information: Crozon is 508 km from Paris).
Crozon, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Crozon. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Finistere
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Map of places to visit near Crozon
More information about Crozon & region
Markets in and near Crozon
Market days in Crozon: weekly market: Monday;
- Crozon: market Monday (0km)
- Brest: market every day (16km)
- Douarnenez: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (21km)
- Saint-Renan: market Saturday all day (22km)
- Pont-Croix: market Thursday (23km)
- Le Conquet: market Tuesday (24km)
- Audierne: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
- Landerneau: market Tuesday & Friday (29km)
- Chateaulin: market Thursday all day (30km)
- Ploudalmezeau: market Friday (35km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Crozon, France
Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Crozon and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
aquarium Océanopolis (16km)
enclos-paroissial Argol (13km); Plougastel-Daoulas (17km); La Martyre (33km); La Roche Maurice (33km); Sizun (36km); Locmelar (39km); Pleyben (39km); Brasparts (40km); Bodilis (42km); Lampaul-Guimiliau (43km); Commana (44km); Lannedern (45km); Guimiliau (45km); Saint Thégonnec (50km)
Grand sites of France Pointe du Raz (29km)
Heritage sites Camaret-sur-Mer tour dorée (Vauban fortifications) (8km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Saint-Renan (22km)
Regional Natural Parcs Armorique (18km)
Remarkable gardens Conservatoire botanique du Stangalac'h (16km); Jardin du château de Lanniron (41km); Jardin du prieuré de Locmaria (41km); Parc botanique de Cornouaille (47km)
Sites of natural beauty Pointe de Penhir (9km); Baie de Douarnenez (9km); Menez-Hom (20km); Presqu'île de Kermorvan (25km); Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (42km); Marais de Mousterlin (57km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Saint-Thegonnec (50km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Brest (16km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Crozon
from Quimper (prefecture): 41 km
from Paris: 508 km
from Calais: 547 km
from Nice: 1038 km
from Bordeaux: 483 km
from Strasbourg: 903 km
Crozon is in the north-west of France. Most visitors Most UK visitors arrive by car from one of the many cross-channel ports along the Brittany and Normandy coast. These are typically within 2 hours drive. For driving distances to Crozon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 1 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Crozon): Lanveoc.
This page in French: Visitez Crozon