Begard tourism and travel guide

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Visit Begard: highlights and tourist information

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Begard is situated in the Cotes-d'Armor department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 42 kilometres from Saint-Brieuc, the department capital (general information: Begard is 415 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Guingamp at 13 km and Pontrieux at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Begard, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Begard in Brittany.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Cotes-d'Armor

Map of places to visit near Begard

Markets in and near Begard

  • Plouaret: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Guingamp: market Saturday all day & Friday (13km)
  • Lannion: market Thursday (16km)
  • Treguier: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Penvenan: market Saturday (21km)
  • Lanvollon: market Friday (23km)
  • Perros-Guirec: market Friday (23km)
  • Plestin-les-Greves: market Sunday (24km)
  • Tregastel: market Monday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Paimpol: market Tuesday (26km)

More information about Begard, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Begard, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Begard.


  • Aquarium marin de Trégastel (28km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Plougonven (32km)
  • Plouneour-Ménez (47km)
  • Lannedern (57km)

Grand sites of France

  • Beauport Abbey (26km)

National Monuments

  • Maison Ernest Renan (18km)
  • Cairn de Barnenez (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de la Roche-Jagu (16km)
  • Jardins de Kerdalo (19km)
  • Jardin du Kestellic (20km)
  • Jardin du Grand Launay (32km)
  • Arboretum de Poërop (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Menez Bré (6km)
  • Vallée des Traouïero (25km)
  • Abbaye de Beauport (26km)
  • Île Milliau (27km)
  • Molène (Côtes-d'Armor) (28km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Sept-Îles (32km)
  • Sillon de Talbert (32km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zooparc de Trégomeur (31km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Begard

Canton: Bégard

Arrondissement: Guingamp

Department: Cotes-d'Armor

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 22140

Distance to Begard

from Saint-Brieuc (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 415 km

from Calais: 451 km

from Nice: 980 km

from Bordeaux: 470 km

from Strasbourg: 812 km

Getting here

Begard is in the north-west of France. Most visitors arrive by car, often from a ferry port such as Roscoff or Saint Malo nearby on the northern Brittany coast. For driving distances to Begard from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cavan, Coatascorn, Pedernec, Pluzunet, Prat and Saint-Laurent.

This page in French: Visiter Begard