Guimiliau tourism and travel guide

Photo of Guimiliau in Finistere

Photo is of Morlaix at 16 km from Guimiliau

Visit Guimiliau: highlights and tourist information

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Guimiliau is situated in the Finistere department and Brittany region.

Tourist classifications for Guimiliau include "enclos-paroissial".

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Guimiliau in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Morlaix at 16 km and Landerneau at 19 km.

Guimiliau, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 16 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Morlaix guide


at 19 km (direction west)

Among the highlights in the center of Landerneau, the medieval houses next to the...

See Landerneau guide


at 21 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


at 21 km (direction north-east)

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

See Plouezoch guide
Saint-Pol-de-Léon cathedral

Saint-Pol-de-Léon cathedral

Cathedral at 22 km (direction north-east)

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 23 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Huelgoat guide
Le Faou

Le Faou

Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction south-west)

The attractive harbour and traditional wooden houses explain why Le Faou is now listed...

See Le Faou guide


at 26 km (direction south-west)

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

See Roscoff guide
Armorique Regional Park

Armorique Regional Park

Natural Parc at 28 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Armorique Regional Park guide


Island at 28 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Ile-de-Batz guide


at 30 km (direction east)

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

See Guerlesquin guide


at 35 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Locquirec guide


at 44 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 45 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Crozon guide

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Map of places to visit near Guimiliau


Markets in and near Guimiliau

  • Landivisiau: market Wednesday all day (6km)
  • Morlaix: market Saturday all day (16km)
  • Landerneau: market Tuesday & Friday (20km)
  • Carantec: market Thursday (21km)
  • Saint-Pol-de-Leon: market Tuesday all day (22km)
  • Plouescat: market Saturday (23km)
  • Huelgoat: market Thursday (23km)
  • Roscoff: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Lesneven: market Monday all day (26km)
  • Plougasnou: market Tuesday (27km)

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Tourist attractions near Guimiliau, France

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


  • Océanopolis (34km)
  • Aquarium marin de Trégastel (52km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Lampaul-Guimiliau (3km)
  • Saint Thégonnec (5km)
  • Locmelar (7km)
  • Commana (9km)
  • Plouneour-Ménez (10km)
  • Bodilis (10km)
  • Sizun (11km)
  • La Martyre (14km)
  • La Roche Maurice (15km)
  • Brasparts (21km)
  • Plougonven (21km)
  • Lannedern (22km)
  • Pleyben (29km)
  • Plougastel-Daoulas (30km)
  • Argol (36km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Cairn de Barnenez (21km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum de Poërop (23km)
  • Jardin exotique (26km)
  • Jardin Delasselle (28km)
  • Conservatoire botanique du Stangalac'h (38km)
  • Parc du château de Trévarez (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (16km)
  • Menez-Hom (35km)
  • Île Milliau (43km)
  • Molène (Côtes-d'Armor) (43km)
  • Vallée des Traouïero (48km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Sept-Îles (58km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Thegonnec (5km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Guimiliau is in the north-west of France at 55 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Guimiliau is 468 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Guimiliau

Canton: Landivisiau

Arrondissement: Morlaix

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29400

Distance to Guimiliau

from Quimper (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 468 km

from Calais: 501 km

from Nice: 1017 km

from Bordeaux: 483 km

from Strasbourg: 864 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 Guimiliau from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Lampaul-Guimiliau, Landivisiau, Loc-Eguiner-Saint-Thegonnec, Locmelar, Saint-Sauveur and Saint-Thegonnec.

This page in French: Visiter Guimiliau