Ile-de-Batz tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ile-de-Batz in Finistere

Visit Ile-de-Batz: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The Ile-de-Batz is one of the most popular Brittany islands, with a pretty harbour, beaches, semi-tropical gardens and scenic coastline to enjoy

Important note

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

Ile-de-Batz is situated in the Finistere department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 83 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Ile-de-Batz is 466 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Pol-de-Leon at 8 km and Plouezoch at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ile-de-Batz, 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 Ile-de-Batz in Brittany.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Ile-de-Batz

Markets in and near Ile-de-Batz

  • Roscoff: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Saint-Pol-de-Leon: market Tuesday all day (7km)
  • Carantec: market Thursday (11km)
  • Plouescat: market Saturday (15km)
  • Plougasnou: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Morlaix: market Saturday all day (23km)
  • Brignogan-Plage: market Friday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Landivisiau: market Wednesday all day (27km)
  • Locquirec: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Lesneven: market Monday all day (29km)

More information about Ile-de-Batz, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Ile-de-Batz, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium marin de Trégastel (38km)
  • Océanopolis (50km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Bodilis (25km)
  • Saint Thégonnec (25km)
  • Lampaul-Guimiliau (28km)
  • Guimiliau (29km)
  • Locmelar (33km)
  • Plougonven (33km)
  • La Roche Maurice (33km)
  • Plouneour-Ménez (34km)
  • La Martyre (35km)
  • Commana (37km)
  • Sizun (38km)
  • Plougastel-Daoulas (49km)

National Monuments

  • Cairn de Barnenez (18km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Renan (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Delasselle (0km)
  • Jardin exotique (3km)
  • Arboretum de Poërop (47km)
  • Conservatoire botanique du Stangalac'h (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Molène (Côtes-d'Armor) (30km)
  • Île Milliau (31km)
  • Vallée des Traouïero (36km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Sept-Îles (42km)
  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (44km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Thegonnec (25km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ile-de-Batz

Canton: na

Arrondissement: na

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: na

Distance to Ile-de-Batz

from Quimper (prefecture): 83 km

from Paris: 466 km

from Calais: 487 km

from Nice: 1032 km

from Bordeaux: 507 km

from Strasbourg: 863 km

Getting here

Ile-de-Batz 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 Ile-de-Batz from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Roscoff and Santec.

This page in French: Visiter Ile-de-Batz