Plougonvelin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Plougonvelin in Finistere

Visit Plougonvelin: highlights and tourist information

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Plougonvelin is situated in the Finistere department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 60 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Plougonvelin is 523 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Conquet at 4 km and Camaret at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Plougonvelin, 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 Plougonvelin 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 Plougonvelin

Markets in and near Plougonvelin

  • Le Conquet: market Tuesday (4km)
  • Saint-Renan: market Saturday all day (12km)
  • Brest: market every day (18km)
  • Crozon: market Monday (20km)
  • Ploudalmezeau: market Friday (23km)
  • Lannilis: market Wednesday all day (29km)
  • Plouguerneau: market Thursday (33km)
  • Landerneau: market Tuesday & Friday (36km)
  • Pont-Croix: market Thursday (37km)
  • Audierne: market Wednesday & Saturday (38km)

More information about Plougonvelin, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Plougonvelin, France

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


  • Océanopolis (22km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Plougastel-Daoulas (26km)
  • Argol (32km)
  • La Roche Maurice (41km)
  • La Martyre (42km)
  • Bodilis (49km)

Grand sites of France

  • Pointe du Raz (33km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Renan (12km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Conservatoire botanique du Stangalac'h (18km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Presqu'île de Kermorvan (6km)
  • Baie de Douarnenez (12km)
  • Pointe de Penhir (12km)
  • Menez-Hom (38km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Brest (18km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Plougonvelin

Canton: Saint-Renan

Arrondissement: Brest

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29217

Distance to Plougonvelin

from Quimper (prefecture): 60 km

from Paris: 523 km

from Calais: 555 km

from Nice: 1058 km

from Bordeaux: 502 km

from Strasbourg: 919 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Le Conquet, Locmaria-Plouzane and Trebabu.

This page in French: Visiter Plougonvelin