Bourseul tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bourseul in Cotes-d'Armor

Photo is of Plancoet at 5 km from Bourseul

Visit Bourseul: highlights and tourist information

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Bourseul 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 Bourseul in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Plancoet at 5 km and Saint-Jacut-de-la-Mer at 13 km.

Bourseul, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 5 km (direction north-east)

Quiet when compared with the coast towns in Brittany, Plancoet and the nearby valley...

See Plancoet guide


Seaside resort at 13 km (direction north-north-east)

Saint-Jacut-de-la-Mer is a small town on a peninsula in Brittany that is surrounded by...

See Saint-Jacut-de-la-Mer guide


Seaside resort at 16 km (direction north-north-east)

Saint-cast-le-Guildo is a small seaside resort with a sandy beach and easy access to...

See Saint-Cast-le-Guildo guide
Dinan church of Saint-Malo

Dinan church of Saint-Malo

Church at 16 km (direction east)

The Church of Saint-Malo in Dinan is a large 15th century church with interesting...

See Dinan church of Saint-Malo guide


at 16 km (direction east)

The extensive medieval centre of the walled town of Dinan ensure its popularity -...

See Dinan guide
Chateau de Dinan

Chateau de Dinan

Castle at 16 km (direction east)

Dinan castle is an imposing medieval castle which also has views across the town...

See Chateau de Dinan guide
Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur

Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur

Church at 16 km (direction east)

The basilica of Saint-Sauveur in Dinan incorporates romanesque elements from the 12th century and...

See Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur guide
Dinan Rue du Jerzual

Dinan Rue du Jerzual

at 17 km (direction east)

The Rue du Jerzual and the port are two of the most picturesque areas...

See Dinan Rue du Jerzual guide


Seaside resort at 18 km (direction north-east), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

The resort of Saint-Briac-sur-Mer is an attractive destination with lovely views, several beaches and...

See Saint-Briac-sur-Mer guide
Cap Frehel

Cap Frehel

at 18 km (direction north-west)

Cap-Fréhel is a scenic clifftop, viewpoint and coastal path...

See Cap Frehel guide


at 20 km (direction north-north-west)

Plévenon is a small village in Brittany near Cap Fréhel...

See Plevenon guide


Seaside resort at 20 km (direction north-east), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Saint-Lunaire is a small resort, established west of Dinard in the 19th century...

See Saint-Lunaire guide


Seaside resort at 20 km (direction north-west)

Sables-d'Or-les-Pins is a lovely beach on the Brittany coast...

See Sables-d'Or-les-Pins guide


at 22 km (direction north-east), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Dinard, estblished as a fashionable resort in the 19th century, is still one of...

See Dinard guide

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Map of places to visit near Bourseul


Markets in and near Bourseul

  • Plancoet: market Saturday (4km)
  • Matignon: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Saint-Jacut-de-la-Mer: market Friday (13km)
  • Lancieux: market Tuesday & Tuesday (16km)
  • Saint-Cast-le-Guildo: market Monday - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Dinan: market Thursday (16km)
  • Broons: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Lamballe: market Thursday all day (19km)
  • Saint-Lunaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Erquy: market Saturday (22km)

More information about Bourseul, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Bourseul, France

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

Grand sites of France

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Montmarin (18km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (28km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (31km)
  • Jardin du Colombier (33km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Îlot de la Colombière (16km)
  • Baie de Lancieux, baie de l'Arguenon, archipel de Saint-Malo et Dinard (18km)
  • Îlots Notre-Dame et Chevret (22km)
  • Cap Frehel (22km)
  • Estuaire de la Rance (23km)
  • Rance (fleuve) (24km)
  • Embouchure - Rance (24km)
  • Cézembre (25km)
  • Îlot du Verdelet (25km)
  • Le Grand-Pourier (27km)
  • Source - Rance (29km)
  • Pointe de la Varde (30km)
  • Havre de Rothéneuf (32km)
  • Île Besnard (32km)
  • Côte de Cancale à Paramé (35km)
  • Baie de Saint-Brieuc (35km)
  • Île du Guesclin (36km)
  • Île des Rimains (39km)
  • Pointe du Grouin (40km)
  • Île des Landes (40km)
  • Chausey (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Bourseul is in the north-west of France at 37 kilometres from Saint-Brieuc, the department capital (general information: Bourseul is 341 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bourseul

Canton: Plancoët

Arrondissement: Dinan

Department: Cotes-d'Armor

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 22130

Distance to Bourseul

from Saint-Brieuc (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 341 km

from Calais: 403 km

from Nice: 906 km

from Bordeaux: 426 km

from Strasbourg: 736 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 Bourseul from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Landec, Landebia, Plancoet, Plelan-le-Petit, Pleven, Plorec-sur-Arguenon, Pluduno, Saint-Maudez, Saint-Meloir-des-Bois and Saint-Michel-de-Plelan.

This page in French: Visiter Bourseul