Plougastel-Daoulas tourism and travel guide

Photo of Plougastel-Daoulas in Finistere

Photo is of Armorique Regional Park at 11 km from Plougastel-Daoulas

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Plougastel-Daoulas is situated in the Finistere department and Brittany region.

Tourist classifications for Plougastel-Daoulas include "enclos-paroissial".

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Armorique Regional Park at 11 km and Landerneau at 12 km.

Plougastel-Daoulas, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Armorique Regional Park

Armorique Regional Park

Natural Parc at 11 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Armorique Regional Park guide


at 12 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Landerneau guide


at 17 km (direction south-west)

The Crozon peninsula in western Brittany has an ideal combination of villages, coastline and...

See Crozon guide
Le Faou

Le Faou

Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction east-south-east)

The attractive harbour and traditional wooden houses explain why Le Faou is now listed...

See Le Faou guide


Seaside resort at 19 km (direction south-west)

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

See Morgat guide


Seaside resort at 20 km (direction west-south-west)

The pleasure port, local beaches, historic monuments and prehistoric standing stones nearby all make...

See Camaret guide
Le Conquet

Le Conquet

at 30 km (direction west)

The surrounding rocky coastline is the main attraction here, and the village of Le...

See Le Conquet guide


Seaside resort at 31 km (direction south)

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

See Douarnenez guide


Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Locronan guide


at 38 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Pont-Croix guide


at 41 km (direction south-south-west)

The picturesque harbour area and the proximity of beaches combine to endure the popularity...

See Audierne guide
Ile Molene and Ouessant

Ile Molene and Ouessant

Island at 43 km (direction west)

The remote and barren landscapes of the Molene islands are fascinating and now a...

See Ile Molene and Ouessant guide


at 44 km (direction north-east)

The highlight of your visit to Saint-Pol-de-Léon migh be the 15th century Cathedral Saint-Paul-Aurelien...

See Saint-Pol-de-Leon guide
Saint-Pol-de-Léon cathedral

Saint-Pol-de-Léon cathedral

Cathedral at 45 km (direction north-east)

The cathedral in Saint-Pol-de-Leon is one of the most interesting medieval cathedrals in the...

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Markets in and near Plougastel-Daoulas

  • Brest: market every day (9km)
  • Landerneau: market Tuesday & Friday (12km)
  • Crozon: market Monday (17km)
  • Saint-Renan: market Saturday all day (20km)
  • Lesneven: market Monday all day (23km)
  • Lannilis: market Wednesday all day (24km)
  • Landivisiau: market Wednesday all day (27km)
  • Plouguerneau: market Thursday (28km)
  • Ploudalmezeau: market Friday (28km)
  • Chateaulin: market Thursday all day (29km)

More information about Plougastel-Daoulas, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Plougastel-Daoulas, France

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


  • Océanopolis (5km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Argol (15km)
  • La Roche Maurice (16km)
  • La Martyre (17km)
  • Sizun (22km)
  • Locmelar (24km)
  • Bodilis (26km)
  • Lampaul-Guimiliau (28km)
  • Guimiliau (30km)
  • Commana (31km)
  • Brasparts (32km)
  • Pleyben (34km)
  • Saint Thégonnec (35km)
  • Lannedern (36km)
  • Plouneour-Ménez (37km)

Grand sites of France

  • Pointe du Raz (46km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Cairn de Barnenez (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Renan (20km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Conservatoire botanique du Stangalac'h (9km)
  • Jardin du prieuré de Locmaria (47km)
  • Jardin du château de Lanniron (47km)
  • Parc du château de Trévarez (48km)
  • Jardin exotique (48km)
  • Jardin Delasselle (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Menez-Hom (20km)
  • Baie de Douarnenez (23km)
  • Pointe de Penhir (23km)
  • Presqu'île de Kermorvan (31km)
  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (31km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Thegonnec (35km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Brest (9km)

Geography and distances

Plougastel-Daoulas is in the north-west of France at 47 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Plougastel-Daoulas is 497 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Plougastel-Daoulas

Canton: Daoulas

Arrondissement: Brest

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29470

Distance to Plougastel-Daoulas

from Quimper (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 497 km

from Calais: 531 km

from Nice: 1036 km

from Bordeaux: 488 km

from Strasbourg: 893 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 Plougastel-Daoulas from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Forest-Landerneau, Le Relecq-Kerhuon, Logonna-Daoulas and Loperhet.

This page in French: Visiter Plougastel-Daoulas