Guimaec tourism and travel guide

Photo of Guimaec in Finistere

Photo is of Locquirec at 5 km from Guimaec

Visit Guimaec: highlights and tourist information

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Guimaec 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 Guimaec in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Locquirec at 5 km and Plouezoch at 9 km.

Guimaec, 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-north-east)

Locquirec is a quiet tradional Brittany town, visited above all for its sandy beaches...

See Locquirec guide


at 9 km (direction west-south-west)

At Plouezoc'h you wil enjoy a stroll around the town, and the view to...

See Plouezoch guide


at 14 km (direction south-west)

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

See Morlaix guide


at 15 km (direction north-east), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

Trebeurden is a small resort with a sandy beach on the pretty Cote de...

See Trebeurden guide


at 18 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

Pleumeur-Bodou is a small town in north Brittany with several popular tourist attractions including...

See Pleumeur-Bodou guide


at 19 km (direction south-east)

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

See Guerlesquin guide


at 20 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

Brelevenez is a region of Lannion with a beautiful staircase leading to a medieval...

See Brelevenez guide


at 20 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

Lannion is an interesting detour, with several medieval houses and a pretty riverfront to...

See Lannion guide


at 20 km (direction west)

The highlight of your visit to Saint-Pol-de-Léon migh be the 15th century Cathedral Saint-Paul-Aurelien...

See Saint-Pol-de-Leon guide
Saint-Pol-de-Léon cathedral

Saint-Pol-de-Léon cathedral

Cathedral at 21 km (direction west)

The cathedral in Saint-Pol-de-Leon is one of the most interesting medieval cathedrals in the...

See Saint-Pol-de-Léon cathedral guide


at 21 km (direction west-north-west)

Think Roscoff is just a ferry terminal? Take time o explore the historic centre!...

See Roscoff guide


Seaside resort at 22 km (direction north-east), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

The resort of Tregastel has one of the nicest beaches in the area, and...

See Tregastel guide


Island at 24 km (direction west-north-west)

The Ile-de-Batz is one of the most popular Brittany islands, with a pretty harbour,...

See Ile-de-Batz guide


at 24 km (direction north-east), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

Ploumanac'h is a small village that is very well situated for exploring the beautiful...

See Ploumanac'h guide

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Map of places to visit near Guimaec


Markets in and near Guimaec

  • Locquirec: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Plestin-les-Greves: market Sunday (6km)
  • Plougasnou: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Morlaix: market Saturday all day (13km)
  • Trebeurden: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Carantec: market Thursday (15km)
  • Plouaret: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Lannion: market Thursday (19km)
  • Saint-Pol-de-Leon: market Tuesday all day (21km)
  • Roscoff: market Wednesday (21km)

More information about Guimaec, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Guimaec, France

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


  • Aquarium marin de Trégastel (23km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Plougonven (16km)
  • Saint Thégonnec (24km)
  • Plouneour-Ménez (27km)
  • Guimiliau (29km)
  • Lampaul-Guimiliau (31km)
  • Bodilis (34km)
  • Commana (34km)
  • Locmelar (36km)
  • Sizun (40km)
  • La Martyre (42km)
  • La Roche Maurice (42km)
  • Lannedern (43km)
  • Brasparts (45km)

National Monuments

  • Cairn de Barnenez (9km)
  • Maison Ernest Renan (37km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin exotique (21km)
  • Jardin Delasselle (24km)
  • Arboretum de Poërop (34km)
  • Jardin du Kestellic (37km)
  • Jardins de Kerdalo (40km)
  • Jardin du château de la Roche-Jagu (41km)
  • Jardin du Grand Launay (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Milliau (14km)
  • Molène (Côtes-d'Armor) (14km)
  • Vallée des Traouïero (19km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Sept-Îles (29km)
  • Menez Bré (31km)
  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (40km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Thegonnec (24km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Guimaec is in the north-west of France at 80 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Guimaec is 444 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Guimaec

Canton: Lanmeur

Arrondissement: Morlaix

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29620

Distance to Guimaec

from Quimper (prefecture): 80 km

from Paris: 444 km

from Calais: 473 km

from Nice: 1008 km

from Bordeaux: 488 km

from Strasbourg: 841 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 Guimaec from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Lanmeur, Locquirec, Plestin-les-Greves, Plouegat-Guerand, Plougasnou and Saint-Jean-du-Doigt.

This page in French: Visiter Guimaec