Guilvinec tourism and travel guide

Photo of Guilvinec in Finistere

Visit Guilvinec: highlights and tourist information

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Guilvinec is situated in the Finistere department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 26 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Guilvinec is 504 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pont l'Abbe at 9 km and Benodet at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Guilvinec, 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 Guilvinec 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 Guilvinec

Markets in and near Guilvinec

Market days in Guilvinec: seasonal market: Sunday; weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Guilvinec: market Sunday - seasonal market only (0km)
  • Guilvinec: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Penmarch: market Friday (4km)
  • Pont-l'Abbe: market Thursday all day (9km)
  • Loctudy: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Combrit: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Benodet: market Monday (17km)
  • Fouesnant: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Fouesnant: market Friday (23km)
  • Quimper: market Wednesday all day & Sunday & Saturday all day (26km)

More information about Guilvinec, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Guilvinec, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Pointe du Raz (43km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc botanique de Cornouaille (14km)
  • Jardin du prieuré de Locmaria (26km)
  • Jardin du château de Lanniron (26km)
  • Parc du château de Trévarez (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais de Mousterlin (21km)
  • Archipel des Glénan (23km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Guilvinec

Canton: Guilvinec

Arrondissement: Quimper

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29730

Distance to Guilvinec

from Quimper (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 504 km

from Calais: 566 km

from Nice: 1004 km

from Bordeaux: 435 km

from Strasbourg: 895 km

Getting here

Guilvinec 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 Guilvinec from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Penmarch, Plomeur and Treffiagat.

This page in French: Visiter Guilvinec