Pleyben tourism and travel guide

Photo of Pleyben in Finistere

Visit Pleyben: highlights and tourist information

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Pleyben is situated in the Finistere department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 27 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Pleyben is 470 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Pleyben include "enclos-paroissial".

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Faou at 17 km and Huelgoat at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pleyben, 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 Pleyben 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 Pleyben

Markets in and near Pleyben

  • Chateaulin: market Thursday all day (10km)
  • Huelgoat: market Thursday (23km)
  • Quimper: market Wednesday all day & Sunday & Saturday all day (27km)
  • Gourin: market Monday all day (29km)
  • Carhaix-Plouguer: market Saturday all day (30km)
  • Douarnenez: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (31km)
  • Rosporden: market Thursday (32km)
  • Landivisiau: market Wednesday all day (32km)
  • Landerneau: market Tuesday & Friday (33km)
  • Fouesnant: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (37km)

More information about Pleyben, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Pleyben, France

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


  • Océanopolis (39km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Brasparts (8km)
  • Lannedern (10km)
  • Commana (21km)
  • Sizun (21km)
  • Plouneour-Ménez (26km)
  • Argol (26km)
  • Locmelar (26km)
  • La Martyre (29km)
  • Guimiliau (29km)
  • Lampaul-Guimiliau (30km)
  • La Roche Maurice (32km)
  • Saint Thégonnec (33km)
  • Plougastel-Daoulas (34km)
  • Bodilis (35km)
  • Plougonven (38km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Trévarez (15km)
  • Arboretum de Poërop (23km)
  • Jardin du prieuré de Locmaria (27km)
  • Jardin du château de Lanniron (27km)
  • Parc botanique de Cornouaille (40km)
  • Conservatoire botanique du Stangalac'h (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (14km)
  • Menez-Hom (20km)
  • Marais de Mousterlin (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Thegonnec (33km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Brest (42km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pleyben

Canton: Pleyben

Arrondissement: Châteaulin

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29190

Distance to Pleyben

from Quimper (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 470 km

from Calais: 517 km

from Nice: 1002 km

from Bordeaux: 458 km

from Strasbourg: 865 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Lennon, Loperec and Lothey.

This page in French: Visiter Pleyben