Begard tourism and travel guide

Photo of Begard in Cotes-d'Armor

Photo is of Pedernec at 4 km from Begard

Visit Begard: highlights and tourist information

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Begard is situated in the Cotes-d'Armor department and Brittany region.

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Pedernec at 4 km and Guingamp at 13 km.

Begard, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 4 km (direction south-east)

Pédernec is a small village with a pretty church and two chapels near Guingamp...

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at 13 km (direction east-south-east)

The centre of Guingamp has several colombage houses and an important basilica among its...

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at 13 km (direction east-north-east)

The canals, river and port in Pontrieux - and the famous washhouses - make...

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Guingamp Basilica of Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours

Guingamp Basilica of Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours

Church at 13 km (direction east-south-east)

The Basilica in Guingamp is an interesting mix of archtectural styles and includes an...

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La Roche-Derrien

La Roche-Derrien

at 13 km (direction north-north-east)

La Roche-Derrien is a village with medieval origins ad several medieval houses a few...

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at 16 km (direction north-west)

Lannion is an interesting detour, with several medieval houses and a pretty riverfront to...

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at 17 km (direction north-west)

Brelevenez is a region of Lannion with a beautiful staircase leading to a medieval...

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at 18 km (direction north-north-east)

The cathedral and the 15th century half-timbered houses combine to make Treguier a particularly...

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Treguier cathedral

Treguier cathedral

Cathedral at 19 km (direction north-north-east)

Tréguier cathedral is a gothic style cathedral with a beautiful cloister...

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at 23 km (direction north-west)

Pleumeur-Bodou is a small town in north Brittany with several popular tourist attractions including...

See Pleumeur-Bodou guide


Seaside resort at 23 km (direction north-west)

Peros-Guirec is a popular town in the heart of the beautiful Cote de Granit...

See Perros-Guirec guide


at 24 km (direction west-south-west), in the Finistere department

Guerlesquin, listed as a 'small city of character', is a lovely way to see...

See Guerlesquin guide


Seaside resort at 25 km (direction north-west)

The resort of Tregastel has one of the nicest beaches in the area, and...

See Tregastel guide


at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

Trebeurden is a small resort with a sandy beach on the pretty Cote de...

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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

What to do at Begard? 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

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

Begard is in the north-west of France at 42 kilometres from Saint-Brieuc, the department capital (general information: Begard is 415 kilometres from Paris).

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

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