Glomel tourism and travel guide

Photo of Glomel in Cotes-d'Armor

Photo is of Forges des Salles at 21 km from Glomel

Visit Glomel: highlights and tourist information

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Glomel 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 Glomel in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Forges des Salles at 21 km and Huelgoat at 30 km.

Glomel, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Forges des Salles

Forges des Salles

at 21 km (direction east)

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

See Forges des Salles guide


at 30 km (direction west-north-west), in the Finistere department

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

See Huelgoat guide


at 35 km (direction east-south-east), in the Morbihan department

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

See Pontivy guide


at 36 km (direction north-north-west), in the Finistere department

Guerlesquin, listed as a 'small city of character', is a lovely way to see...

See Guerlesquin guide
Chateau de Pontivy

Chateau de Pontivy

Castle at 37 km (direction east-south-east), in the Morbihan department

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

See Chateau de Pontivy guide


at 41 km (direction south-south-west), in the Finistere department

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

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

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

Church at 42 km (direction north-east)

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

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


at 42 km (direction north-east)

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

See Guingamp guide


at 43 km (direction north-north-east)

Pédernec is a small village with a pretty church and two chapels near Guingamp...

See Pedernec guide


at 49 km (direction south-west), in the Finistere department

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

See Pont-Aven guide


at 49 km (direction south-south-west), in the Finistere department

Clohars Carnoet is home to the pretty port of Doelan and the port of...

See Clohars-Carnoet guide


at 50 km (direction north-west), in the Finistere department

The pleasure port is the center of activity in the lively town of Morlaix...

See Morlaix guide
Chateau Keriolet

Chateau Keriolet

Castle at 53 km (direction west-south-west), in the Finistere department

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

See Chateau Keriolet guide


at 53 km (direction south-west), in the Finistere department

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

See Port-Manech guide

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Markets in and near Glomel

  • Rostrenen: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Carhaix-Plouguer: market Saturday all day (14km)
  • Gourin: market Monday all day (18km)
  • Callac: market Wednesday all day (20km)
  • Huelgoat: market Thursday (30km)
  • Pontivy: market Monday all day (36km)
  • Quimperle: market Friday all day (40km)
  • Quintin: market Tuesday (41km)
  • Guingamp: market Saturday all day & Friday (42km)
  • Rosporden: market Thursday (43km)

More information about Glomel, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Glomel, France

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

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Lannedern (38km)
  • Plougonven (41km)
  • Brasparts (42km)
  • Pleyben (42km)
  • Plouneour-Ménez (44km)
  • Commana (46km)
  • Saint Thégonnec (52km)
  • Guimiliau (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Grand Launay (20km)
  • Arboretum de Poërop (30km)
  • Jardin du Botrain (31km)
  • Parc du château de Trévarez (31km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Guerlédan (26km)
  • Menez Bré (40km)
  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Thegonnec (52km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gilles-Vieux-Marche (32km)
  • Quintin (41km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zooparc de Trégomeur (56km)

Geography and distances

Glomel is in the north-west of France at 57 kilometres from Saint-Brieuc, the department capital (general information: Glomel is 429 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Glomel

Canton: Rostrenen

Arrondissement: Guingamp

Department: Cotes-d'Armor

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 22110

Distance to Glomel

from Saint-Brieuc (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 429 km

from Calais: 485 km

from Nice: 964 km

from Bordeaux: 434 km

from Strasbourg: 823 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 Glomel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

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

This page in French: Visiter Glomel