Plougastel-Daoulas tourism and travel guide

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Visit Plougastel-Daoulas: highlights and tourist information

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

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Armorique Regional Park at 11 km and Landerneau at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Plougastel-Daoulas, 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 Plougastel-Daoulas in Brittany.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Plougastel-Daoulas

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

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

Aquarium

  • 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

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

Plougastel-Daoulas 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 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