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Elliant tourism and travel guide

Photo of Elliant in Finistere

Photo is of Concarneau at 14 km from Elliant

Visit Elliant: highlights and tourist information

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Elliant is situated in the Finistere department and Brittany region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Concarneau at 14 km and Quimper at 16 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Elliant, 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 Elliant in Brittany.

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



at 14 km (direction south)

Now listed as a town of art and history,...

See Concarneau guide


at 16 km (direction west)

The important town of Quimper is also one of the most visited...

See Quimper guide


at 19 km (direction south-east)

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

See Pont-Aven guide


at 22 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Benodet guide


Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction west-north-west)

Locronan, listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France' is...

See Locronan guide
Pont l'Abbe

Pont l'Abbe

at 29 km (direction west-south-west)

One of the quieter towns in Finistere, the port...

See Pont l'Abbe guide


at 29 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Quimperle guide
Iles des Glenan

Iles des Glenan

Island at 33 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Iles des Glenan guide


Seaside resort at 35 km (direction west-north-west)

Tourism based around the beaches and pleasure port have largely overtaken...

See Douarnenez guide
Le Faou

Le Faou

Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction north-west)

The attractive harbour and traditional wooden houses explain why Le...

See Le Faou guide


at 42 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 43 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Huelgoat guide
Armorique Regional Park

Armorique Regional Park

Natural Parc at 45 km (direction north-west)

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

See Armorique Regional Park guide


at 45 km (direction west)

The Collegiale Church of Notre-Dame de Roscudon and the narow surrounding...

See Pont-Croix guide

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

Map of places to visit near Elliant


Markets in and near Elliant

  • Rosporden: market Thursday (6km)
  • Concarneau: market Monday & Friday (14km)
  • Fouesnant: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Fouesnant: market Friday (15km)
  • Quimper: market Wednesday all day & Sunday & Saturday all day (16km)
  • Pont-Aven: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Benodet: market Monday (20km)
  • Nevez: market Saturday (21km)
  • Combrit: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Gourin: market Monday all day (27km)

Hotels near Elliant

More information about Elliant, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Elliant, France

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


  • Océanopolis (60km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Pleyben (27km)
  • Lannedern (34km)
  • Brasparts (34km)
  • Argol (42km)
  • Plougastel-Daoulas (55km)

Grand sites of France

  • Massif Dunaire de Gavres-Quiberon (52km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du prieuré de Locmaria (15km)
  • Jardin du château de Lanniron (15km)
  • Parc du château de Trévarez (19km)
  • Parc botanique de Cornouaille (23km)
  • Arboretum de Poërop (43km)
  • Parc Victor Chevassu (48km)
  • Conservatoire botanique du Stangalac'h (62km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais de Mousterlin (19km)
  • Archipel des Glénan (32km)
  • Menez-Hom (36km)
  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Brest (62km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de Pont-Scorff (41km)

Geography and distances

Elliant is in the north-west of France at 15 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Elliant is 470 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Elliant

Canton: Rosporden

Arrondissement: Quimper

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29370

Distance to Elliant

from Quimper (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 470 km

from Calais: 529 km

from Nice: 986 km

from Bordeaux: 433 km

from Strasbourg: 863 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 Elliant from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Rosporden, Saint-Yvy and Tourch.

This page in French: Visiter Elliant

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