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Plomodiern tourism and travel guide

Photo of Plomodiern in Finistere

Photo is of Locronan at 10 km from Plomodiern

Visit Plomodiern: highlights and tourist information

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Plomodiern is situated in the Finistere department and Brittany region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Locronan at 10 km and Douarnenez at 13 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Plomodiern, 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 Plomodiern in Brittany.

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



Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction south-south-east)

Locronan, listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France' is one...

See Locronan guide


Seaside resort at 13 km (direction south-west)

Tourism based around the beaches and pleasure port have largely overtaken...

See Douarnenez guide
Le Faou

Le Faou

Most Beautiful Village at 13 km (direction north-north-east)

The attractive harbour and traditional wooden houses explain why Le...

See Le Faou guide
Armorique Regional Park

Armorique Regional Park

Natural Parc at 14 km (direction north-north-west)

The Armorique regional park is a lovely way to enjoy the...

See Armorique Regional Park guide


at 20 km (direction west-north-west)

The Crozon peninsula in western Brittany has an ideal...

See Crozon guide


Seaside resort at 21 km (direction west)

The long sandy beach at Morgat has been the centre of...

See Morgat guide


at 23 km (direction south-south-east)

The important town of Quimper is also one of the...

See Quimper guide


at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

The Collegiale Church of Notre-Dame de Roscudon and the narow...

See Pont-Croix guide


Seaside resort at 29 km (direction west-north-west)

The pleasure port, local beaches, historic monuments and prehistoric...

See Camaret guide


at 29 km (direction west-south-west)

The picturesque harbour area and the proximity of beaches...

See Audierne guide


at 30 km (direction west-south-west)

Among the highlights in the center of Landerneau, the medieval houses...

See Landerneau guide
Pont l'Abbe

Pont l'Abbe

at 35 km (direction south)

One of the quieter towns in Finistere, the port in Pont-l'Abbé...

See Pont l'Abbe guide


at 36 km (direction south-south-east)

The long established resort of Benodet has a very scenic harbour...

See Benodet guide


at 41 km (direction east-north-east)

The walk through the ancient forest that is accessed from Huelgoat...

See Huelgoat guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Finistere

Map of places to visit near Plomodiern


Markets in and near Plomodiern

  • Chateaulin: market Thursday all day (10km)
  • Douarnenez: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (13km)
  • Crozon: market Monday (21km)
  • Quimper: market Wednesday all day & Sunday & Saturday all day (23km)
  • Pont-Croix: market Thursday (25km)
  • Audierne: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Brest: market every day (30km)
  • Landerneau: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)
  • Combrit: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Benodet: market Monday (36km)

More information about Plomodiern, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Plomodiern, France

What to do at Plomodiern? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Plomodiern.


  • Océanopolis (27km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Argol (9km)
  • Pleyben (20km)
  • Plougastel-Daoulas (23km)
  • Brasparts (24km)
  • Sizun (27km)
  • Lannedern (28km)
  • La Martyre (30km)
  • Locmelar (32km)
  • La Roche Maurice (32km)
  • Commana (32km)
  • Lampaul-Guimiliau (37km)
  • Guimiliau (38km)
  • Plouneour-Ménez (39km)
  • Bodilis (39km)
  • Saint Thégonnec (43km)
  • Plougonven (54km)

Grand sites of France

  • Pointe du Raz (41km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Renan (40km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Lanniron (23km)
  • Jardin du prieuré de Locmaria (23km)
  • Conservatoire botanique du Stangalac'h (30km)
  • Parc du château de Trévarez (32km)
  • Parc botanique de Cornouaille (33km)
  • Arboretum de Poërop (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Menez-Hom (4km)
  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (28km)
  • Pointe de Penhir (30km)
  • Baie de Douarnenez (30km)
  • Marais de Mousterlin (40km)
  • Presqu'île de Kermorvan (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Thegonnec (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Brest (30km)

Geography and distances

Plomodiern is in the north-west of France at 23 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Plomodiern is 490 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Plomodiern

Canton: Châteaulin

Arrondissement: Châteaulin

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29550

Distance to Plomodiern

from Quimper (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 490 km

from Calais: 535 km

from Nice: 1018 km

from Bordeaux: 465 km

from Strasbourg: 885 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Dineault, Ploeven and Saint-Nic.

This page in French: Visiter Plomodiern

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