Ploufragan tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Saint-Brieuc at 3 km from Ploufragan

Visit Ploufragan: highlights and tourist information

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Ploufragan is situated in the Cotes-d'Armor department and Brittany region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Ploufragan in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Brieuc at 3 km and Pointe du Roselier at 9 km.

Ploufragan, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 3 km (direction east-north-east)

Saint-Brieuc has a cathedral and a historic centre with several medieval houses...

See Saint-Brieuc guide
Pointe du Roselier

Pointe du Roselier

at 9 km (direction north-east)

The Pointe du Roselier is a beautiful view of the cliffs and...

See Pointe du Roselier guide


Seaside resort at 12 km (direction north-north-west)

Binic is a small seaside resort with an attractive harbour and several...

See Binic guide


at 18 km (direction north-north-west)

Saint-Quay-Portrieux is a small resort in Brittany, with a sandy beach and...

See Saint-Quay-Portrieux guide
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at 19 km (direction south-east)

The highlight in Moncontour is exploring the streets of half-timbered houses within...

See Moncontour guide
Le Val-André

Le Val-André

at 21 km (direction east-north-east)

Le Val-André is a family friendly seaside resort on the Brittany coast...

See Le Val-André guide
Guingamp Basilica of Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours

Guingamp Basilica of Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours

Church at 27 km (direction west-north-west)

The Basilica in Guingamp is an interesting mix of archtectural styles and...

See Guingamp Basilica of Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours guide


at 27 km (direction west-north-west)

The centre of Guingamp has several colombage houses and an important basilica...

See Guingamp guide


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

Erquy is a small resort near several sandy beaches and the viewpoint...

See Erquy guide


Seaside resort at 33 km (direction east-north-east)

Sables-d'Or-les-Pins is a lovely beach on the Brittany coast...

See Sables-d'Or-les-Pins guide
Beauport Abbey

Beauport Abbey

Abbey at 34 km (direction north-west)

The 13th century abbey at Beauport is a lovely mix of ancient...

See Beauport Abbey guide
Beauport Abbey Gardens

Beauport Abbey Gardens

Garden at 34 km (direction north-west), in the Cotes d'Armor department

The gardens of Beauport Abbey form a charming setting for the evocative...

See Beauport Abbey Gardens guide
Cap Frehel

Cap Frehel

at 35 km (direction east-north-east)

Cap-Fréhel is a scenic clifftop, viewpoint and coastal path...

See Cap Frehel guide


at 35 km (direction west-north-west)

The canals, river and port in Pontrieux - and the famous washhouses...

See Pontrieux guide

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Markets in and near Ploufragan

  • Saint-Brieuc: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (3km)
  • Plerin: market Sunday (5km)
  • Binic: market Thursday (12km)
  • Quintin: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Chatelaudren: market Monday (14km)
  • Etables-sur-Mer: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Saint-Quay-Portrieux: market Monday & Friday (17km)
  • Ploeuc-sur-Lie: market Thursday (17km)
  • Pleneuf-Val-Andre: market Tuesday & Friday (20km)
  • Lanvollon: market Friday (21km)

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Tourist attractions near Ploufragan, France

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

Grand sites of France

National Monuments

  • Maison Ernest Renan (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Colombier (15km)
  • Jardin du Grand Launay (35km)
  • Jardin du Botrain (36km)
  • Jardin du château de la Roche-Jagu (37km)
  • Jardins de Kerdalo (44km)
  • Jardin du Kestellic (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie de Saint-Brieuc (20km)
  • Îlot du Verdelet (21km)
  • Source - Rance (29km)
  • Le Grand-Pourier (30km)
  • Abbaye de Beauport (34km)
  • Lac de Guerlédan (38km)
  • Menez Bré (39km)
  • Cap Frehel (41km)
  • Îlot de la Colombière (45km)
  • Sillon de Talbert (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Quintin (14km)
  • Saint-Gilles-Vieux-Marche (31km)
  • Pontrieux (35km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zooparc de Trégomeur (12km)

Geography and distances

Ploufragan is in the north-west of France at 3 kilometres from Saint-Brieuc, the department capital (general information: Ploufragan is 380 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Ploufragan

Canton: Ploufragan

Arrondissement: Saint-Brieuc

Department: Cotes-d'Armor

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 22440

Distance to Ploufragan

from Saint-Brieuc (prefecture): 3 km

from Paris: 380 km

from Calais: 431 km

from Nice: 940 km

from Bordeaux: 441 km

from Strasbourg: 775 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Meaugon, Plaine-Haute, Pledran, Plerin, Saint-Brieuc, Saint-Julien, Tregueux and Tremuson.

This page in French: Visiter Ploufragan


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