Gausson tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gausson in Cotes-d'Armor

Photo is of Moncontour at 11 km from Gausson

Visit Gausson: highlights and tourist information

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Gausson 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 Gausson in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Moncontour at 11 km and Saint-Brieuc at 24 km.

Gausson, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 11 km (direction east-north-east)

The highlight in Moncontour is exploring the streets of half-timbered houses within the medieval...

See Moncontour guide


at 24 km (direction east-north-east)

Saint-Brieuc has a cathedral and a historic centre with several medieval houses to see...

See Saint-Brieuc guide
Pointe du Roselier

Pointe du Roselier

at 29 km (direction east-north-east)

The Pointe du Roselier is a beautiful view of the cliffs and Bay of...

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Forges des Salles

Forges des Salles

at 30 km (direction west-south-west)

Attraction or village? The Forges des Salles was a 19th century village for workers...

See Forges des Salles guide
Chateau de Pontivy

Chateau de Pontivy

Castle at 30 km (direction south-west), in the Morbihan department

The Chateau de Pontivy has dominated the centre of Pontivy in Morbihan since 1485...

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at 31 km (direction south-west), in the Morbihan department

Pontivy is particularly interesting because it has a medieval old town and also a...

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Seaside resort at 34 km (direction north-north-west)

Binic is a small seaside resort with an attractive harbour and several beaches...

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Le Val-André

Le Val-André

at 36 km (direction north-east)

Le Val-André is a family friendly seaside resort on the Brittany coast...

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at 40 km (direction north-north-west)

Saint-Quay-Portrieux is a small resort in Brittany, with a sandy beach and a port...

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at 41 km (direction south-south-east), in the Morbihan department

The castle and the river are the centre of your visit to the historic...

See Josselin guide
Guingamp Basilica of Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours

Guingamp Basilica of Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours

Church at 41 km (direction west-north-west)

The Basilica in Guingamp is an interesting mix of archtectural styles and includes an...

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Chateau de Josselin

Chateau de Josselin

Castle at 41 km (direction south-south-east), in the Morbihan department

The Chateau de Josselin has a 1000 year history and includes both medieval and...

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at 42 km (direction west-north-west)

The centre of Guingamp has several colombage houses and an important basilica among its...

See Guingamp guide


Seaside resort at 43 km (direction north-east)

Erquy is a small resort near several sandy beaches and the viewpoint at Cap...

See Erquy guide

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Map of places to visit near Gausson


Markets in and near Gausson

  • Ploeuc-sur-Lie: market Thursday (5km)
  • Loudeac: market Saturday (14km)
  • Quintin: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Saint-Brieuc: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (23km)
  • Lamballe: market Thursday all day (26km)
  • Plerin: market Sunday (27km)
  • Pontivy: market Monday all day (30km)
  • Chatelaudren: market Monday (32km)
  • Binic: market Thursday (34km)
  • Pleneuf-Val-Andre: market Tuesday & Friday (35km)

More information about Gausson, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Gausson, France

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

Grand sites of France

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Colombier (11km)
  • Jardin du Botrain (20km)
  • Jardin du Grand Launay (34km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - Rance (16km)
  • Lac de Guerlédan (24km)
  • Îlot du Verdelet (37km)
  • Baie de Saint-Brieuc (40km)
  • Le Grand-Pourier (46km)
  • Menez Bré (51km)
  • Forêt de Paimpont (53km)
  • Cap Frehel (53km)
  • Îlot de la Colombière (54km)
  • Baie de Lancieux, baie de l'Arguenon, archipel de Saint-Malo et Dinard (57km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Quintin (16km)
  • Saint-Gilles-Vieux-Marche (18km)
  • Pontrieux (54km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zooparc de Trégomeur (33km)

Geography and distances

Gausson is in the north-west of France at 24 kilometres from Saint-Brieuc, the department capital (general information: Gausson is 380 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gausson

Canton: Plouguenast

Arrondissement: Saint-Brieuc

Department: Cotes-d'Armor

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 22150

Distance to Gausson

from Saint-Brieuc (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 380 km

from Calais: 444 km

from Nice: 926 km

from Bordeaux: 419 km

from Strasbourg: 775 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 Gausson from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Plemy, Ploeuc-sur-Lie, Plouguenast and Saint-Herve.

This page in French: Visiter Gausson