Bolazec tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bolazec in Finistere

Photo is of Guerlesquin at 8 km from Bolazec

Visit Bolazec: highlights and tourist information

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Bolazec 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 Bolazec in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Guerlesquin at 8 km and Huelgoat at 15 km.

Bolazec, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 8 km (direction )

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

See Guerlesquin guide


at 15 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Huelgoat guide


at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Morlaix guide


at 28 km (direction north-west)

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

See Plouezoch guide


at 29 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 29 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Locquirec guide


at 34 km (direction north-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


at 34 km (direction north-north-east), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

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

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

Church at 34 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

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

See Guingamp guide


at 36 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

See Trebeurden guide


at 37 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

See Pleumeur-Bodou guide


at 39 km (direction west-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 40 km (direction west-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

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Markets in and near Bolazec

  • Callac: market Wednesday all day (12km)
  • Huelgoat: market Thursday (15km)
  • Carhaix-Plouguer: market Saturday all day (19km)
  • Plouaret: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Morlaix: market Saturday all day (24km)
  • Plestin-les-Greves: market Sunday (24km)
  • Locquirec: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Rostrenen: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Plougasnou: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Lannion: market Thursday (33km)

More information about Bolazec, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Bolazec, France

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


  • Aquarium marin de Trégastel (44km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Plougonven (13km)
  • Plouneour-Ménez (22km)
  • Commana (28km)
  • Lannedern (28km)
  • Saint Thégonnec (28km)
  • Guimiliau (31km)
  • Brasparts (32km)
  • Lampaul-Guimiliau (34km)
  • Locmelar (36km)
  • Sizun (37km)
  • Pleyben (37km)
  • Bodilis (40km)
  • La Martyre (43km)

Grand sites of France

National Monuments

  • Cairn de Barnenez (28km)
  • Maison Ernest Renan (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum de Poërop (15km)
  • Jardin du Grand Launay (29km)
  • Parc du château de Trévarez (36km)
  • Jardin exotique (43km)
  • Jardin du château de la Roche-Jagu (45km)
  • Jardin Delasselle (46km)
  • Jardin du Kestellic (47km)
  • Jardins de Kerdalo (48km)
  • Jardin du Botrain (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Menez Bré (25km)
  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (29km)
  • Île Milliau (36km)
  • Molène (Côtes-d'Armor) (38km)
  • Vallée des Traouïero (39km)
  • Lac de Guerlédan (48km)
  • Abbaye de Beauport (55km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Thegonnec (28km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Bolazec is in the north-west of France at 63 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Bolazec is 438 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bolazec

Canton: Huelgoat

Arrondissement: Châteaulin

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29640

Distance to Bolazec

from Quimper (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 438 km

from Calais: 480 km

from Nice: 988 km

from Bordeaux: 462 km

from Strasbourg: 834 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 Bolazec from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Lohuec and Plourac-H.

This page in French: Visiter Bolazec