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La Roche-Maurice tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Roche-Maurice in Finistere

Photo is of Landerneau at 5 km from La Roche-Maurice

Visit La Roche-Maurice: highlights and tourist information

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La Roche-Maurice is situated in the Finistere department and Brittany region.

Tourist classifications for La Roche-Maurice include "enclos-paroissial".

Popular places to visit nearby include Landerneau at 5 km and Armorique Regional Park at 19 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

La Roche-Maurice, 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 La Roche-Maurice in Brittany.

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

Landerneau

Landerneau

at 5 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Landerneau guide
Armorique Regional Park

Armorique Regional Park

Natural Parc at 19 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Armorique Regional Park guide
Le Faou

Le Faou

Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction south)

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

See Le Faou guide
Saint-Pol-de-Leon

Saint-Pol-de-Leon

at 28 km (direction north-east)

The highlight of your visit to Saint-Pol-de-Léon migh be the 15th century...

See Saint-Pol-de-Leon guide
 
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Saint-Pol-de-Léon cathedral

Saint-Pol-de-Léon cathedral

Cathedral at 28 km (direction north-east)

The cathedral in Saint-Pol-de-Leon is one of the most interesting medieval cathedrals...

See Saint-Pol-de-Léon cathedral guide
Morlaix

Morlaix

at 30 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Morlaix guide
Roscoff

Roscoff

at 32 km (direction north-east)

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

See Roscoff guide
Ile-de-Batz

Ile-de-Batz

Island at 33 km (direction north-east)

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

See Ile-de-Batz guide
Crozon

Crozon

at 33 km (direction south-west)

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

See Crozon guide
Plouezoch

Plouezoch

at 34 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Plouezoch guide
Morgat

Morgat

Seaside resort at 36 km (direction south-west)

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

See Morgat guide
Huelgoat

Huelgoat

at 36 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Huelgoat guide
Camaret

Camaret

Seaside resort at 36 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Camaret guide
Locronan

Locronan

Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction south)

Locronan, listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France' is one of...

See Locronan guide

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

Map of places to visit near La Roche-Maurice

 
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Markets in and near La Roche-Maurice

  • Landerneau: market Tuesday & Friday (5km)
  • Landivisiau: market Wednesday all day (11km)
  • Lesneven: market Monday all day (14km)
  • Plouescat: market Saturday (20km)
  • Brignogan-Plage: market Friday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Brest: market every day (23km)
  • Lannilis: market Wednesday all day (26km)
  • Plouguerneau: market Thursday (27km)
  • Saint-Pol-de-Leon: market Tuesday all day (28km)
  • Morlaix: market Saturday all day (30km)

Hotels near La Roche-Maurice

More information about La Roche-Maurice, Brittany

Tourist attractions near La Roche-Maurice, France

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

Aquarium

  • Océanopolis (20km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • La Martyre (4km)
  • Bodilis (9km)
  • Locmelar (10km)
  • Lampaul-Guimiliau (12km)
  • Sizun (12km)
  • Guimiliau (15km)
  • Plougastel-Daoulas (17km)
  • Saint Thégonnec (19km)
  • Commana (19km)
  • Plouneour-Ménez (24km)
  • Brasparts (27km)
  • Argol (27km)
  • Lannedern (30km)
  • Pleyben (33km)
  • Plougonven (36km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Cairn de Barnenez (34km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Renan (31km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Conservatoire botanique du Stangalac'h (23km)
  • Jardin exotique (32km)
  • Jardin Delasselle (33km)
  • Arboretum de Poërop (36km)
  • Parc du château de Trévarez (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (24km)
  • Menez-Hom (28km)
  • Baie de Douarnenez (40km)
  • Pointe de Penhir (40km)
  • Presqu'île de Kermorvan (45km)
  • Île Milliau (55km)
  • Molène (Côtes-d'Armor) (55km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Thegonnec (19km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Brest (23km)
 
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Geography and distances

La Roche-Maurice is in the north-west of France at 54 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: La Roche-Maurice is 483 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Roche-Maurice

Canton: Ploudiry

Arrondissement: Brest

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29800

Distance to La Roche-Maurice

from Quimper (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 483 km

from Calais: 515 km

from Nice: 1030 km

from Bordeaux: 490 km

from Strasbourg: 879 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 La Roche-Maurice from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Martyre, Landerneau, Lanneuffret, Pencran, Ploudiry, Plouedern, Plouneventer, Saint-Servais and Tremaouezan.

This page in French: Visiter La Roche-Maurice

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