Belle-Isle-en-Terre tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Pedernec at 11 km from Belle-Isle-en-Terre

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Belle-Isle-en-Terre 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 Belle-Isle-en-Terre in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Pedernec at 11 km and Guerlesquin at 14 km.

Belle-Isle-en-Terre, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 11 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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at 14 km (direction west), in the Finistere department

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

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

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

Church at 18 km (direction east)

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

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


at 18 km (direction east)

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

See Guingamp guide


at 22 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Lannion guide


at 22 km (direction north-north-west)

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

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La Roche-Derrien

La Roche-Derrien

at 24 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 25 km (direction north-east)

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

See Pontrieux guide


at 26 km (direction west-north-west), in the Finistere department

Locquirec is a quiet tradional Brittany town, visited above all for its sandy beaches...

See Locquirec guide


at 27 km (direction north-north-west)

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

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at 28 km (direction north-west)

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

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at 30 km (direction north-east)

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

See Treguier guide
Treguier cathedral

Treguier cathedral

Cathedral at 30 km (direction north-east)

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

See Treguier cathedral guide


Seaside resort at 30 km (direction north-east)

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

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Markets in and near Belle-Isle-en-Terre

  • Plouaret: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Callac: market Wednesday all day (16km)
  • Guingamp: market Saturday all day & Friday (18km)
  • Plestin-les-Greves: market Sunday (21km)
  • Lannion: market Thursday (22km)
  • Locquirec: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Trebeurden: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Treguier: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Perros-Guirec: market Friday (31km)
  • Tregastel: market Monday - seasonal market only (31km)

More information about Belle-Isle-en-Terre, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Belle-Isle-en-Terre, France

What to do at Belle-Isle-en-Terre? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Belle-Isle-en-Terre.


  • Aquarium marin de Trégastel (33km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Plougonven (23km)
  • Plouneour-Ménez (37km)
  • Saint Thégonnec (41km)
  • Commana (44km)
  • Guimiliau (45km)
  • Lannedern (46km)
  • Brasparts (49km)
  • Pleyben (55km)

Grand sites of France

National Monuments

  • Maison Ernest Renan (30km)
  • Cairn de Barnenez (33km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Grand Launay (26km)
  • Jardin du château de la Roche-Jagu (28km)
  • Jardin du Kestellic (31km)
  • Jardins de Kerdalo (31km)
  • Arboretum de Poërop (32km)
  • Jardin exotique (48km)
  • Jardin du Botrain (49km)
  • Parc du château de Trévarez (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Menez Bré (7km)
  • Île Milliau (29km)
  • Vallée des Traouïero (29km)
  • Molène (Côtes-d'Armor) (31km)
  • Abbaye de Beauport (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Sept-Îles (39km)
  • Sillon de Talbert (44km)
  • Lac de Guerlédan (46km)
  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (46km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Thegonnec (41km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zooparc de Trégomeur (38km)

Geography and distances

Belle-Isle-en-Terre is in the north-west of France at 47 kilometres from Saint-Brieuc, the department capital (general information: Belle-Isle-en-Terre is 423 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Belle-Isle-en-Terre

Canton: Belle-Isle-en-Terre

Arrondissement: Guingamp

Department: Cotes-d'Armor

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 22810

Distance to Belle-Isle-en-Terre

from Saint-Brieuc (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 423 km

from Calais: 462 km

from Nice: 981 km

from Bordeaux: 465 km

from Strasbourg: 819 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 Belle-Isle-en-Terre from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Loc-Envel, Louargat and Plounevez-Moedec.

This page in French: Visiter Belle-Isle-en-Terre