Cast tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cast: highlights and tourist information

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Cast is situated in the Finistere department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 18 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Cast is 484 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Locronan at 8 km and Le Faou at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cast, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Cast in Brittany.

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

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Cast

Markets in and near Cast

  • Chateaulin: market Thursday all day (6km)
  • Douarnenez: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (16km)
  • Quimper: market Wednesday all day & Sunday & Saturday all day (18km)
  • Crozon: market Monday (28km)
  • Pont-Croix: market Thursday (29km)
  • Combrit: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Fouesnant: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Fouesnant: market Friday (31km)
  • Benodet: market Monday (31km)
  • Rosporden: market Thursday (32km)

More information about Cast, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Cast, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Cast.

Aquarium

  • Océanopolis (34km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Pleyben (15km)
  • Argol (16km)
  • Brasparts (21km)
  • Lannedern (24km)
  • Sizun (28km)
  • Plougastel-Daoulas (29km)
  • Commana (31km)
  • La Martyre (33km)
  • Locmelar (33km)
  • La Roche Maurice (35km)
  • Plouneour-Ménez (38km)
  • Lampaul-Guimiliau (38km)
  • Guimiliau (38km)
  • Bodilis (41km)
  • Saint Thégonnec (43km)
  • Plougonven (51km)

Grand sites of France

  • Pointe du Raz (47km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Renan (47km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du prieuré de Locmaria (18km)
  • Jardin du château de Lanniron (18km)
  • Parc du château de Trévarez (25km)
  • Parc botanique de Cornouaille (30km)
  • Conservatoire botanique du Stangalac'h (36km)
  • Arboretum de Poërop (37km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Menez-Hom (10km)
  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (26km)
  • Marais de Mousterlin (35km)
  • Pointe de Penhir (37km)
  • Baie de Douarnenez (37km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Thegonnec (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Brest (36km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cast

Canton: Châteaulin

Arrondissement: Châteaulin

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29150

Distance to Cast

from Quimper (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 484 km

from Calais: 532 km

from Nice: 1010 km

from Bordeaux: 459 km

from Strasbourg: 878 km

Getting here

Cast is in the north-west of France. 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 Cast from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chateaulin, Quemeneven and Saint-Coulitz.

This page in French: Visiter Cast