Lannion tourism and travel guide

Photo of Lannion in Cotes-d'Armor

Visit Lannion: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Lannion is an interesting detour, with several medieval houses and a pretty riverfront to explore

Important note

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

Lannion is situated in the Cotes-d'Armor department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 57 kilometres from Saint-Brieuc, the department capital (general information: Lannion is 426 kilometres from Paris).

Attractions in Lannion

Brelevenez is a region of Lannion with a beautiful staircase leading to a medieval church: Brelevenez

Tourist classifications for Lannion include "ville fleurie 4*".

Popular places to visit nearby include Trebeurden at 9 km and Perros-Guirec at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lannion, 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 Lannion in Brittany.

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

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Cotes-d'Armor

Map of places to visit near Lannion

Markets in and near Lannion

Market days in Lannion: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Lannion: market Thursday (0km)
  • Tregastel: market Monday - seasonal market only (9km)
  • Perros-Guirec: market Friday (10km)
  • Trebeurden: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Plouaret: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Penvenan: market Saturday (15km)
  • Plestin-les-Greves: market Sunday (15km)
  • Locquirec: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Treguier: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Plougasnou: market Tuesday (24km)

More information about Lannion, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Lannion, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium marin de Trégastel (12km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Plougonven (30km)
  • Saint Thégonnec (43km)
  • Plouneour-Ménez (44km)
  • Guimiliau (48km)
  • Lampaul-Guimiliau (50km)
  • Commana (51km)
  • Locmelar (55km)

Grand sites of France

  • Beauport Abbey (33km)

National Monuments

  • Maison Ernest Renan (18km)
  • Cairn de Barnenez (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Kestellic (18km)
  • Jardins de Kerdalo (20km)
  • Jardin du château de la Roche-Jagu (23km)
  • Jardin exotique (38km)
  • Jardin Delasselle (40km)
  • Arboretum de Poërop (46km)
  • Jardin du Grand Launay (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée des Traouïero (8km)
  • Île Milliau (11km)
  • Molène (Côtes-d'Armor) (12km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Sept-Îles (17km)
  • Menez Bré (21km)
  • Sillon de Talbert (32km)
  • Abbaye de Beauport (33km)
  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (56km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Thegonnec (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zooparc de Trégomeur (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lannion

Canton: Lannion

Arrondissement: Lannion

Department: Cotes-d'Armor

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 22300

Distance to Lannion

from Saint-Brieuc (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 426 km

from Calais: 454 km

from Nice: 996 km

from Bordeaux: 486 km

from Strasbourg: 823 km

Getting here

Lannion is in the north-west of France. Most visitors arrive by car, often from a ferry port such as Roscoff or Saint Malo nearby on the northern Brittany coast. For driving distances to Lannion from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Pleumeur-Bodou, Ploubezre, Ploulec-H, Ploumilliau and Rospez.

This page in French: Visiter Lannion