Erquy tourism and travel guide

Photo of Erquy in Cotes-d'Armor

Visit Erquy: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Erquy is a small resort near several sandy beaches and the viewpoint at Cap d'Erquy

Important note

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

Erquy is situated in the Cotes-d'Armor department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 25 kilometres from Saint-Brieuc, the department capital (general information: Erquy is 354 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Val-André at 7 km and Cap Frehel at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Erquy, 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 Erquy in Brittany.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Cotes-d'Armor

Map of places to visit near Erquy

Markets in and near Erquy

Market days in Erquy: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Erquy: market Saturday (0km)
  • Pleneuf-Val-Andre: market Tuesday & Friday (8km)
  • Matignon: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Saint-Cast-le-Guildo: market Monday - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Lamballe: market Thursday all day (18km)
  • Plancoet: market Saturday (21km)
  • Saint-Jacut-de-la-Mer: market Friday (21km)
  • Lancieux: market Tuesday & Tuesday (23km)
  • Plerin: market Sunday (25km)
  • Saint-Brieuc: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (25km)

More information about Erquy, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Erquy, France

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

Grand sites of France

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Montmarin (31km)
  • Jardin du Colombier (31km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (49km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Le Grand-Pourier (6km)
  • Îlot du Verdelet (7km)
  • Cap Frehel (13km)
  • Baie de Saint-Brieuc (15km)
  • Îlot de la Colombière (19km)
  • Baie de Lancieux, baie de l'Arguenon, archipel de Saint-Malo et Dinard (22km)
  • Cézembre (30km)
  • Embouchure - Rance (31km)
  • Rance (fleuve) (31km)
  • Îlots Notre-Dame et Chevret (34km)
  • Pointe de la Varde (36km)
  • Source - Rance (37km)
  • Estuaire de la Rance (38km)
  • Île Besnard (38km)
  • Havre de Rothéneuf (38km)
  • Côte de Cancale à Paramé (42km)
  • Île du Guesclin (43km)
  • Abbaye de Beauport (43km)
  • Sillon de Talbert (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Malo (33km)
  • Quintin (41km)
  • Saint-Juvat (44km)
  • Saint-Gilles-Vieux-Marche (57km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zooparc de Trégomeur (31km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Erquy

Canton: Pléneuf-Val-André

Arrondissement: Saint-Brieuc

Department: Cotes-d'Armor

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 22430

Distance to Erquy

from Saint-Brieuc (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 354 km

from Calais: 403 km

from Nice: 927 km

from Bordeaux: 446 km

from Strasbourg: 751 km

Getting here

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

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Plurien.

This page in French: Visiter Erquy