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Guengat tourism and travel guide

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Visit Guengat: highlights and tourist information

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Guengat is situated in the Finistere department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 9 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Guengat is 492 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Locronan at 6 km and Quimper at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Guengat, 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 Guengat in Brittany.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Guengat


Markets in and near Guengat

  • Quimper: market Wednesday all day & Sunday & Saturday all day (9km)
  • Douarnenez: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (11km)
  • Combrit: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Chateaulin: market Thursday all day (19km)
  • Pont-l'Abbe: market Thursday all day (20km)
  • Benodet: market Monday (20km)
  • Pont-Croix: market Thursday (21km)
  • Fouesnant: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Fouesnant: market Friday (22km)
  • Loctudy: market Tuesday (24km)

More information about Guengat, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Guengat, France

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


  • Océanopolis (43km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Argol (24km)
  • Pleyben (27km)
  • Brasparts (34km)
  • Lannedern (37km)
  • Plougastel-Daoulas (39km)
  • Sizun (42km)
  • Commana (45km)

Grand sites of France

  • Pointe du Raz (40km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Renan (53km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du prieuré de Locmaria (9km)
  • Jardin du château de Lanniron (9km)
  • Parc botanique de Cornouaille (17km)
  • Parc du château de Trévarez (32km)
  • Conservatoire botanique du Stangalac'h (44km)
  • Arboretum de Poërop (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Menez-Hom (20km)
  • Marais de Mousterlin (25km)
  • Pointe de Penhir (39km)
  • Baie de Douarnenez (39km)
  • Archipel des Glénan (39km)
  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (39km)
  • Presqu'île de Kermorvan (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Brest (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Guengat

Canton: Douarnenez

Arrondissement: Quimper

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29180

Distance to Guengat

from Quimper (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 492 km

from Calais: 544 km

from Nice: 1009 km

from Bordeaux: 452 km

from Strasbourg: 885 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Gourlizon, Kerlaz, Le Juch, Plogonnec and Ploneis.

This page in French: Visiter Guengat

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