Guisseny tourism and travel guide

Photo of Guisseny in Finistere

Photo is of Landerneau at 24 km from Guisseny

Visit Guisseny: highlights and tourist information

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Guisseny 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 Guisseny in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Landerneau at 24 km and Ile-de-Batz at 31 km.

Guisseny, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 24 km (direction south-east)

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

See Landerneau guide


Island at 31 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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Saint-Pol-de-Léon cathedral

Saint-Pol-de-Léon cathedral

Cathedral at 32 km (direction 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 32 km (direction east)

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 33 km (direction east-north-east)

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 38 km (direction south-south-east)

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

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Le Conquet

Le Conquet

at 41 km (direction south-west)

The surrounding rocky coastline is the main attraction here, and the village of Le...

See Le Conquet guide
Le Faou

Le Faou

Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction south-south-east)

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

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Seaside resort at 42 km (direction south-south-west)

The pleasure port, local beaches, historic monuments and prehistoric standing stones nearby all make...

See Camaret guide


at 43 km (direction east)

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

See Plouezoch guide


at 43 km (direction east)

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

See Morlaix guide


at 44 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Crozon guide


Seaside resort at 46 km (direction south-south-west)

The long sandy beach at Morgat has been the centre of activity here for...

See Morgat guide
Ile Molene and Ouessant

Ile Molene and Ouessant

Island at 48 km (direction west-south-west)

The remote and barren landscapes of the Molene islands are fascinating and now a...

See Ile Molene and Ouessant guide

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Map of places to visit near Guisseny


Markets in and near Guisseny

  • Brignogan-Plage: market Friday - seasonal market only (7km)
  • Plouguerneau: market Thursday (8km)
  • Lesneven: market Monday all day (9km)
  • Lannilis: market Wednesday all day (11km)
  • Plouescat: market Saturday (18km)
  • Ploudalmezeau: market Friday (21km)
  • Landerneau: market Tuesday & Friday (23km)
  • Saint-Renan: market Saturday all day (27km)
  • Brest: market every day (28km)
  • Landivisiau: market Wednesday all day (29km)

More information about Guisseny, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Guisseny, France

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


  • Océanopolis (27km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • La Roche Maurice (24km)
  • Bodilis (24km)
  • La Martyre (27km)
  • Plougastel-Daoulas (29km)
  • Lampaul-Guimiliau (31km)
  • Locmelar (32km)
  • Guimiliau (34km)
  • Sizun (35km)
  • Saint Thégonnec (36km)
  • Commana (41km)
  • Argol (44km)
  • Plouneour-Ménez (44km)
  • Brasparts (50km)
  • Lannedern (53km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Cairn de Barnenez (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Renan (27km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Conservatoire botanique du Stangalac'h (28km)
  • Jardin Delasselle (32km)
  • Jardin exotique (33km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Presqu'île de Kermorvan (41km)
  • Baie de Douarnenez (45km)
  • Pointe de Penhir (45km)
  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (47km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Thegonnec (36km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Brest (28km)

Geography and distances

Guisseny is in the north-west of France at 75 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Guisseny is 496 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Guisseny

Canton: Lannilis

Arrondissement: Brest

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29880

Distance to Guisseny

from Quimper (prefecture): 75 km

from Paris: 496 km

from Calais: 518 km

from Nice: 1052 km

from Bordeaux: 513 km

from Strasbourg: 893 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 Guisseny from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Kerlouan, Kernoues and Saint-Fregant.

This page in French: Visiter Guisseny