Berrien tourism and travel guide

Photo of Berrien in Finistere

Photo is of Huelgoat at 4 km from Berrien

Visit Berrien: highlights and tourist information

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Berrien is situated in the Finistere 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 Berrien in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Huelgoat at 4 km and Guerlesquin at 18 km.

Berrien, 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)

The walk through the ancient forest that is accessed from Huelgoat town centre is...

See Huelgoat guide


at 18 km (direction north-east)

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

See Guerlesquin guide


at 20 km (direction north-north-west)

The pleasure port is the center of activity in the lively town of Morlaix...

See Morlaix guide


at 27 km (direction north-north-west)

At Plouezoc'h you wil enjoy a stroll around the town, and the view to...

See Plouezoch guide


at 34 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Locquirec guide
Le Faou

Le Faou

Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction west-south-west)

The attractive harbour and traditional wooden houses explain why Le Faou is now listed...

See Le Faou guide


at 35 km (direction north-west)

The highlight of your visit to Saint-Pol-de-Léon migh be the 15th century Cathedral Saint-Paul-Aurelien...

See Saint-Pol-de-Leon guide
Saint-Pol-de-Léon cathedral

Saint-Pol-de-Léon cathedral

Cathedral at 36 km (direction north-west)

The cathedral in Saint-Pol-de-Leon is one of the most interesting medieval cathedrals in the...

See Saint-Pol-de-Léon cathedral guide


at 37 km (direction west)

Among the highlights in the center of Landerneau, the medieval houses next to the...

See Landerneau guide
Armorique Regional Park

Armorique Regional Park

Natural Parc at 39 km (direction west)

The Armorique regional park is a lovely way to enjoy the countryside of Brittany...

See Armorique Regional Park guide


at 40 km (direction north-west)

Think Roscoff is just a ferry terminal? Take time o explore the historic centre!...

See Roscoff guide


at 41 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

See Pedernec guide


at 43 km (direction north-east), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

See Lannion guide


Island at 43 km (direction north-west)

The Ile-de-Batz is one of the most popular Brittany islands, with a pretty harbour,...

See Ile-de-Batz guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Finistere

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Map of places to visit near Berrien


Markets in and near Berrien

  • Huelgoat: market Thursday (4km)
  • Carhaix-Plouguer: market Saturday all day (19km)
  • Morlaix: market Saturday all day (21km)
  • Callac: market Wednesday all day (24km)
  • Landivisiau: market Wednesday all day (26km)
  • Plestin-les-Greves: market Sunday (30km)
  • Plouaret: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Gourin: market Monday all day (31km)
  • Carantec: market Thursday (32km)
  • Plougasnou: market Tuesday (32km)

More information about Berrien, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Berrien, France

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

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Plouneour-Ménez (11km)
  • Plougonven (13km)
  • Commana (15km)
  • Lannedern (16km)
  • Brasparts (19km)
  • Saint Thégonnec (20km)
  • Guimiliau (21km)
  • Lampaul-Guimiliau (24km)
  • Locmelar (24km)
  • Sizun (24km)
  • Pleyben (25km)
  • Bodilis (31km)
  • La Martyre (32km)
  • La Roche Maurice (34km)
  • Argol (45km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Cairn de Barnenez (27km)
  • Maison Ernest Renan (57km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum de Poërop (4km)
  • Parc du château de Trévarez (28km)
  • Jardin exotique (40km)
  • Jardin du Grand Launay (40km)
  • Jardin Delasselle (43km)
  • Jardin du château de la Roche-Jagu (57km)
  • Jardin du Kestellic (58km)
  • Jardins de Kerdalo (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (16km)
  • Menez Bré (38km)
  • Menez-Hom (41km)
  • Île Milliau (42km)
  • Molène (Côtes-d'Armor) (43km)
  • Vallée des Traouïero (46km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Thegonnec (20km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Berrien is in the north-west of France at 52 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Berrien is 451 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Berrien

Canton: Huelgoat

Arrondissement: Châteaulin

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29690

Distance to Berrien

from Quimper (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 451 km

from Calais: 492 km

from Nice: 997 km

from Bordeaux: 465 km

from Strasbourg: 847 km

Getting here

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 Berrien from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Huelgoat, Locmaria-Berrien and Scrignac.

This page in French: Visiter Berrien