Clohars-Carnoet tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: Clohars Carnoet is home to the pretty port of Doelan and the port of Le-Pouldu with its artistic connections.

Clohars-Carnoet is situated in the Finistere department and Brittany region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Clohars-Carnoet. For detailed visitor information see the Clohars-Carnoet travel guide.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Clohars-Carnoet in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lorient at 11 km and Port-Manech at 12 km.

Clohars-Carnoet, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 9 km (direction north-north-east)

The extremely pretty centre of Quimperlé make it one of the loveliest...

See Quimperle guide


at 11 km (direction east-south-east), in the Morbihan department

Due to the fishing industry and war time damage Lorient is not...

See Lorient guide


at 12 km (direction west)

Port Manec'h is an attractive seaside village which became popular in the...

See Port-Manech guide


at 14 km (direction west-north-west)

The watermills and harbour area give Pont-Aven its own special appeal...

See Pont-Aven guide


at 16 km (direction west)

Kerascoet is a beautiful hamlet of thatched cottages near to the sea...

See Kerascoet guide


at 20 km (direction east-south-east), in the Morbihan department

Port Louis is a pleasant town with a citadel and a large...

See Port-Louis guide
Ile de Groix

Ile de Groix

Island at 20 km (direction south-south-east), in the Morbihan department

With a popular beach, lovely traditional cottages and scenic villages the Ile-de-Groix...

See Ile de Groix guide


at 26 km (direction west-north-west)

Now listed as a town of art and history, you will find...

See Concarneau guide
Chateau Keriolet

Chateau Keriolet

Castle at 26 km (direction west-north-west)

The Chateau de Keriolet is an attractive 19th century chateau near to...

See Chateau Keriolet guide


at 32 km (direction west-north-west)

La Forêt-Fouesnant is a small village with the third largest marina in...

See La-Foret-Fouesnant guide
Iles des Glenan

Iles des Glenan

Island at 32 km (direction west-south-west)

The uninhabited islands of the Glenan archipelago are now a popular nature...

See Iles des Glenan guide


at 34 km (direction west-north-west)

Beg-Meil is a popular tourist spot and home to some very pretty...

See Beg-Meil guide


at 40 km (direction west)

The long established resort of Benodet has a very scenic harbour for...

See Benodet guide


at 44 km (direction west)

Loctudy is an important fishing town famous for its langoustines....

See Loctudy guide

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Markets in and near Clohars-Carnoet

  • Moelan-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Saturday (4km)
  • Guidel: market Wednesday & Sunday (7km)
  • Quimperle: market Friday all day (9km)
  • Ploemeur: market Sunday (14km)
  • Pont-Aven: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Nevez: market Saturday (16km)
  • Lorient: market Wednesday & Saturday & Friday (17km)
  • Larmor-Plage: market Sunday (18km)
  • Lanester: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Locmiquelic: market Friday (20km)

More information about Clohars-Carnoet, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Clohars-Carnoet, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Massif Dunaire de Gavres-Quiberon (21km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Victor Chevassu (18km)
  • Jardins de Kerambar’h (39km)
  • Parc du château de Trévarez (43km)
  • Parc botanique de Cornouaille (44km)
  • Jardin du château de Lanniron (44km)
  • Jardin du prieuré de Locmaria (44km)
  • Jardin du Botrain (63km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Archipel des Glénan (32km)
  • Marais de Mousterlin (33km)
  • Presqu'île de Quiberon (47km)
  • Saint-Philibert (Morbihan) (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de Pont-Scorff (13km)

Geography and distances

Clohars-Carnoet is in the north-west of France at 44 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Clohars-Carnoet is 454 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Clohars-Carnoet

Canton: Quimperlé

Arrondissement: Quimper

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29360

Distance to Clohars-Carnoet

from Quimper (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 454 km

from Calais: 527 km

from Nice: 956 km

from Bordeaux: 402 km

from Strasbourg: 844 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 Clohars-Carnoet from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Moelan-sur-Mer.

This page in French: Visiter Clohars-Carnoet