Ile Molene tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ile Molene in Finistere

Visit Ile Molene: highlights and tourist information

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Ile Molene is situated in the Finistere department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 78 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Ile Molene is 539 kilometres from Paris).

Attractions in Ile Molene

The remote and barren landscapes of the Molene islands are fascinating and now a listed World Biosphere Reserve: Ile Molene and Ouessant

Popular places to visit nearby include Ile Molene and Ouessant at 0 km and Le Conquet at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ile Molene, 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 Molene in Brittany.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Finistere

Map of places to visit near Ile Molene

Markets in and near Ile Molene

  • Le Conquet: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Saint-Renan: market Saturday all day (25km)
  • Ploudalmezeau: market Friday (27km)
  • Brest: market every day (35km)
  • Lannilis: market Wednesday all day (37km)
  • Crozon: market Monday (38km)
  • Plouguerneau: market Thursday (40km)
  • Audierne: market Wednesday & Saturday (52km)
  • Pont-Croix: market Thursday (52km)

More information about Ile Molene, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Ile Molene, France

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


  • Océanopolis (38km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Plougastel-Daoulas (43km)

Grand sites of France

  • Pointe du Raz (43km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Renan (25km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Conservatoire botanique du Stangalac'h (35km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Presqu'île de Kermorvan (13km)
  • Pointe de Penhir (29km)
  • Baie de Douarnenez (29km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Brest (35km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ile Molene

Canton: na

Arrondissement: na

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: na

Distance to Ile Molene

from Quimper (prefecture): 78 km

from Paris: 539 km

from Calais: 566 km

from Nice: 1076 km

from Bordeaux: 518 km

from Strasbourg: 935 km

Getting here

Ile Molene 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 Molene from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

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This page in French: Visiter Ile Molene