Plestan tourism and travel guide

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Visit Plestan: highlights and tourist information

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Plestan is situated in the Cotes-d'Armor department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 26 kilometres from Saint-Brieuc, the department capital (general information: Plestan is 356 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Moncontour at 15 km and Plancoet at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Plestan, 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 Plestan 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 Plestan

Markets in and near Plestan

  • Lamballe: market Thursday all day (7km)
  • Broons: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Plancoet: market Saturday (19km)
  • Pleneuf-Val-Andre: market Tuesday & Friday (20km)
  • Matignon: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Erquy: market Saturday (23km)
  • Ploeuc-sur-Lie: market Thursday (24km)
  • Saint-Brieuc: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (25km)
  • Saint-Cast-le-Guildo: market Monday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Saint-Jacut-de-la-Mer: market Friday (27km)

More information about Plestan, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Plestan, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Cap d'Erquy / Cap Frehel (23km)
  • Beauport Abbey (57km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Colombier (18km)
  • Jardins de Montmarin (34km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (40km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (40km)
  • Jardin du Botrain (47km)
  • Jardins de Broceliande (60km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - Rance (16km)
  • Îlot du Verdelet (22km)
  • Îlot de la Colombière (28km)
  • Le Grand-Pourier (28km)
  • Baie de Saint-Brieuc (30km)
  • Cap Frehel (30km)
  • Baie de Lancieux, baie de l'Arguenon, archipel de Saint-Malo et Dinard (31km)
  • Îlots Notre-Dame et Chevret (38km)
  • Estuaire de la Rance (38km)
  • Rance (fleuve) (38km)
  • Embouchure - Rance (39km)
  • Cézembre (39km)
  • Pointe de la Varde (44km)
  • Havre de Rothéneuf (47km)
  • Île Besnard (47km)
  • Forêt de Paimpont (49km)
  • Côte de Cancale à Paramé (50km)
  • Île du Guesclin (51km)
  • Lac de Guerlédan (51km)
  • Pointe du Grouin (55km)
  • Île des Landes (55km)
  • Abbaye de Beauport (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Bedee (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Juvat (31km)
  • Quintin (34km)
  • Saint-Malo (40km)
  • Saint-Gilles-Vieux-Marche (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zooparc de Trégomeur (37km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Plestan

Canton: Jugon-les-Lacs

Arrondissement: Dinan

Department: Cotes-d'Armor

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 22640

Distance to Plestan

from Saint-Brieuc (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 356 km

from Calais: 418 km

from Nice: 914 km

from Bordeaux: 424 km

from Strasbourg: 751 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Malhoure, Lamballe, Noyal, Pledeliac, Saint-Rieul and Tramain.

This page in French: Visiter Plestan