Langolen tourism and travel guide

Photo of Langolen in Finistere

Visit Langolen: highlights and tourist information

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Langolen is situated in the Finistere department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 16 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Langolen is 470 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Quimper at 16 km and Locronan at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Langolen, 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 Langolen 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 Langolen

Markets in and near Langolen

  • Rosporden: market Thursday (14km)
  • Quimper: market Wednesday all day & Sunday & Saturday all day (16km)
  • Chateaulin: market Thursday all day (19km)
  • Fouesnant: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Fouesnant: market Friday (21km)
  • Concarneau: market Monday & Friday (22km)
  • Gourin: market Monday all day (24km)
  • Benodet: market Monday (25km)
  • Pont-Aven: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Combrit: market Wednesday (27km)

More information about Langolen, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Langolen, France

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


  • Océanopolis (53km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Pleyben (18km)
  • Brasparts (26km)
  • Lannedern (26km)
  • Argol (36km)
  • Commana (38km)
  • Sizun (39km)
  • Plouneour-Ménez (43km)
  • Locmelar (44km)
  • La Martyre (46km)
  • Plougastel-Daoulas (48km)
  • La Roche Maurice (49km)

Grand sites of France

  • Massif Dunaire de Gavres-Quiberon (59km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Trévarez (12km)
  • Jardin du prieuré de Locmaria (16km)
  • Jardin du château de Lanniron (16km)
  • Parc botanique de Cornouaille (27km)
  • Arboretum de Poërop (35km)
  • Parc Victor Chevassu (55km)
  • Conservatoire botanique du Stangalac'h (55km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais de Mousterlin (25km)
  • Menez-Hom (29km)
  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (31km)
  • Archipel des Glénan (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Brest (55km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de Pont-Scorff (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Langolen

Canton: Briec

Arrondissement: Quimper

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29510

Distance to Langolen

from Quimper (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 470 km

from Calais: 525 km

from Nice: 991 km

from Bordeaux: 441 km

from Strasbourg: 863 km

Getting here

Langolen 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 Langolen from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Edern, Landudal and Tregourez.

This page in French: Visiter Langolen