Goulien tourism and travel guide

Photo of Goulien in Finistere

Photo is of Audierne at 5 km from Goulien

Visit Goulien: highlights and tourist information

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Goulien is situated in the Finistere 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 Goulien in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Audierne at 5 km and Pont-Croix at 8 km.

Goulien, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 5 km (direction east-south-east)

The picturesque harbour area and the proximity of beaches combine to endure the popularity...

See Audierne guide


at 8 km (direction east)

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

See Pont-Croix guide


Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction west)

As well as lovely scenery you will also enjoy exploring the village on the...

See Ile-de-Sein guide


Seaside resort at 20 km (direction east)

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

See Douarnenez guide


Seaside resort at 20 km (direction north-north-east)

The long sandy beach at Morgat has been the centre of activity here for...

See Morgat guide


at 22 km (direction north-north-east)

The Crozon peninsula in western Brittany has an ideal combination of villages, coastline and...

See Crozon guide


Seaside resort at 24 km (direction north-north-east)

The pleasure port, local beaches, historic monuments and prehistoric standing stones nearby all make...

See Camaret guide


Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction east)

Locronan, listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France' is one of our favourite...

See Locronan guide
Pont l\'Abbe

Pont l'Abbe

at 35 km (direction east-south-east)

One of the quieter towns in Finistere, the port in Pont-l'Abbé and the walk...

See Pont l'Abbe guide
Parc botanique de Cornouaille

Parc botanique de Cornouaille

Garden at 35 km (direction east-south-east)

The Botanic Park of Cornouaille is a lovely park with large collections of hydrangeas,...

See Parc botanique de Cornouaille guide
Le Conquet

Le Conquet

at 36 km (direction north-north-west)

The surrounding rocky coastline is the main attraction here, and the village of Le...

See Le Conquet guide
Armorique Regional Park

Armorique Regional Park

Natural Parc at 37 km (direction north-east)

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

See Armorique Regional Park guide


at 37 km (direction east-south-east)

Sainte-Marine is a small seaside resort on the estuary of the river Olot....

See Sainte-Marine guide


at 37 km (direction east)

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

See Quimper guide

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Map of places to visit near Goulien


Markets in and near Goulien

  • Audierne: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Pont-Croix: market Thursday (8km)
  • Douarnenez: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (20km)
  • Crozon: market Monday (22km)
  • Penmarch: market Friday (33km)
  • Pont-l'Abbe: market Thursday all day (35km)
  • Le Conquet: market Tuesday (36km)
  • Guilvinec: market Sunday - seasonal market only (37km)
  • Guilvinec: market Tuesday (37km)
  • Quimper: market Wednesday all day & Sunday & Saturday all day (37km)

More information about Goulien, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Goulien, France

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


  • Océanopolis (39km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Argol (29km)
  • Plougastel-Daoulas (39km)
  • La Martyre (54km)
  • Sizun (54km)
  • Locmelar (58km)

Grand sites of France

  • Pointe du Raz (11km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Renan (42km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc botanique de Cornouaille (37km)
  • Jardin du prieuré de Locmaria (38km)
  • Jardin du château de Lanniron (38km)
  • Conservatoire botanique du Stangalac'h (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie de Douarnenez (22km)
  • Pointe de Penhir (22km)
  • Menez-Hom (32km)
  • Presqu'île de Kermorvan (37km)
  • Marais de Mousterlin (48km)
  • Archipel des Glénan (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Brest (38km)

Geography and distances

Goulien is in the north-west of France at 38 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Goulien is 519 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Goulien

Canton: Pont-Croix

Arrondissement: Quimper

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29770

Distance to Goulien

from Quimper (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 519 km

from Calais: 566 km

from Nice: 1036 km

from Bordeaux: 472 km

from Strasbourg: 913 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 Goulien from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Audierne, Cleden-Cap-Sizun, Esquibien, Plogoff, Plouhinec and Primelin.

This page in French: Visiter Goulien