Matignon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Matignon: highlights and tourist information

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Matignon is situated in the Cotes-d'Armor department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 36 kilometres from Saint-Brieuc, the department capital (general information: Matignon is 341 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Cast-le-Guildo at 4 km and Cap Frehel at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Matignon, 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 Matignon 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 Matignon

Markets in and near Matignon

Market days in Matignon: weekly market: Wednesday;

  • Matignon: market Wednesday (0km)
  • Saint-Cast-le-Guildo: market Monday - seasonal market only (4km)
  • Saint-Jacut-de-la-Mer: market Friday (7km)
  • Plancoet: market Saturday (9km)
  • Lancieux: market Tuesday & Tuesday (10km)
  • Erquy: market Saturday (14km)
  • Saint-Lunaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Dinard: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (18km)
  • Pleneuf-Val-Andre: market Tuesday & Friday (20km)
  • Saint-Malo: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (21km)

More information about Matignon, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Matignon, France

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

Grand sites of France

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Montmarin (17km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (36km)
  • Jardin du Colombier (37km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Îlot de la Colombière (7km)
  • Baie de Lancieux, baie de l'Arguenon, archipel de Saint-Malo et Dinard (10km)
  • Cap Frehel (10km)
  • Le Grand-Pourier (17km)
  • Cézembre (18km)
  • Rance (fleuve) (19km)
  • Embouchure - Rance (19km)
  • Îlot du Verdelet (20km)
  • Îlots Notre-Dame et Chevret (21km)
  • Estuaire de la Rance (24km)
  • Pointe de la Varde (24km)
  • Île Besnard (27km)
  • Havre de Rothéneuf (27km)
  • Baie de Saint-Brieuc (29km)
  • Côte de Cancale à Paramé (30km)
  • Île du Guesclin (31km)
  • Pointe du Grouin (35km)
  • Île des Rimains (35km)
  • Île des Landes (36km)
  • Source - Rance (38km)
  • Chausey (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zooparc de Trégomeur (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Matignon

Canton: Matignon

Arrondissement: Dinan

Department: Cotes-d'Armor

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 22550

Distance to Matignon

from Saint-Brieuc (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 341 km

from Calais: 396 km

from Nice: 914 km

from Bordeaux: 438 km

from Strasbourg: 738 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cap Frehel, Crehen, Pleboulle, Ruca, Saint-Cast-le-Guildo, Saint-Lormel and Saint-Potan.

This page in French: Visiter Matignon