La Roche-Maurice tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Roche-Maurice: highlights and tourist information

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

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 places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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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!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near La Roche-Maurice

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)

More information about La Roche-Maurice, Brittany

Tourist attractions near La Roche-Maurice, France

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)
 
 

Geography and distances

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

La Roche-Maurice 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 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