Guingamp tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: The centre of Guingamp has several colombage houses and an important basilica among its places of interest

Guingamp is situated in the Cotes-d'Armor department and Brittany region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Guingamp. For detailed visitor information see the Guingamp travel guide.

Attractions in Guingamp

The Basilica in Guingamp is an interesting mix of archtectural styles and includes an ancient statue of the black Virgin: Guingamp Basilica of Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Pedernec at 9 km and Pontrieux at 15 km.

Guingamp, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Guingamp Basilica of Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours

Guingamp Basilica of Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours

Church less than one km (direction east-south-east)

The Basilica in Guingamp is an interesting mix of archtectural styles and includes an...

See Guingamp Basilica of Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours guide


at 9 km (direction west-north-west)

Pédernec is a small village with a pretty church and two chapels near Guingamp...

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at 15 km (direction west-north-west)

The canals, river and port in Pontrieux - and the famous washhouses - make...

See Pontrieux guide
La Roche-Derrien

La Roche-Derrien

at 22 km (direction north-north-west)

La Roche-Derrien is a village with medieval origins ad several medieval houses a few...

See La Roche-Derrien guide


Seaside resort at 25 km (direction east)

Binic is a small seaside resort with an attractive harbour and several beaches...

See Binic guide
Beauport Abbey Gardens

Beauport Abbey Gardens

Garden at 25 km (direction north-north-east), in the Cotes d'Armor department

The gardens of Beauport Abbey form a charming setting for the evocative ruins....

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Beauport Abbey

Beauport Abbey

Abbey at 25 km (direction north-north-east)

The 13th century abbey at Beauport is a lovely mix of ancient abbey buildings...

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at 25 km (direction north-north-east)

The harbour and the traditional small houses combine to make Paimpol a very interesting...

See Paimpol guide


at 25 km (direction north-north-west)

The cathedral and the 15th century half-timbered houses combine to make Treguier a particularly...

See Treguier guide


at 25 km (direction east-north-east)

Saint-Quay-Portrieux is a small resort in Brittany, with a sandy beach and a port...

See Saint-Quay-Portrieux guide
Treguier cathedral

Treguier cathedral

Cathedral at 26 km (direction north-north-west)

Tréguier cathedral is a gothic style cathedral with a beautiful cloister...

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at 29 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Lannion guide


at 29 km (direction east)

Saint-Brieuc has a cathedral and a historic centre with several medieval houses to see...

See Saint-Brieuc guide


at 29 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Brelevenez guide

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Markets in and near Guingamp

Market days in Guingamp: weekly market: Saturday all day & Friday;

  • Guingamp: market Saturday all day & Friday (0km)
  • Chatelaudren: market Monday (14km)
  • Lanvollon: market Friday (14km)
  • Plouha: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Plouezec: market Saturday (24km)
  • Plouaret: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Binic: market Thursday (24km)
  • Etables-sur-Mer: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Paimpol: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Treguier: market Wednesday (25km)

More information about Guingamp, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Guingamp, France

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


  • Aquarium marin de Trégastel (40km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Plougonven (41km)

Grand sites of France

National Monuments

  • Maison Ernest Renan (25km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de la Roche-Jagu (19km)
  • Jardin du Grand Launay (24km)
  • Jardins de Kerdalo (25km)
  • Jardin du Kestellic (27km)
  • Jardin du Colombier (40km)
  • Jardin du Botrain (42km)
  • Arboretum de Poërop (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Menez Bré (11km)
  • Abbaye de Beauport (25km)
  • Sillon de Talbert (35km)
  • Baie de Saint-Brieuc (37km)
  • Vallée des Traouïero (37km)
  • Île Milliau (40km)
  • Lac de Guerlédan (41km)
  • Molène (Côtes-d'Armor) (41km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Sept-Îles (43km)
  • Îlot du Verdelet (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zooparc de Trégomeur (20km)

Geography and distances

Guingamp is in the north-west of France at 29 kilometres from Saint-Brieuc, the department capital (general information: Guingamp is 405 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Guingamp

Canton: Guingamp

Arrondissement: Guingamp

Department: Cotes-d'Armor

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 22200

Distance to Guingamp

from Saint-Brieuc (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 405 km

from Calais: 447 km

from Nice: 967 km

from Bordeaux: 459 km

from Strasbourg: 801 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive by car, often from a ferry port such as Roscoff or Saint Malo nearby on the northern Brittany coast. For driving distances to Guingamp from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Coadout, Graces, Pabu, Plouisy, Ploumagoar, Saint-Agathon and Tregonneau.

This page in French: Visiter Guingamp