Crozon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Crozon in Finistere



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

IMPORTANT: 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).

Popular places to visit nearby include Morgat at 2 km and Camaret at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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

Plan your visit to Crozon

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More information about Crozon & region

Markets in and near Crozon

Market days in Crozon: weekly market: Monday;

Local markets

  • 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!

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)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Locronan (27km); Ile-de-Sein (29km)

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)

Towns of Art and history Quimper (41km); Concarneau (60km)

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

Geographical Information

Commune: Crozon

Canton: Crozon

Arrondissement: Châteaulin

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29160

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

Getting here

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