Plougrescant tourism and travel guide

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Visit Plougrescant: highlights and tourist information

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Plougrescant is situated in the Cotes-d'Armor department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 50 kilometres from Saint-Brieuc, the department capital (general information: Plougrescant is 408 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Treguier cathedral at 6 km and Treguier at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Plougrescant, 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 Plougrescant in Brittany.

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

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Cotes-d'Armor

Map of places to visit near Plougrescant

Markets in and near Plougrescant

  • Penvenan: market Saturday (6km)
  • Treguier: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Pleubian: market Saturday (7km)
  • Perros-Guirec: market Friday (15km)
  • Paimpol: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Tregastel: market Monday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Plouezec: market Saturday (21km)
  • Lannion: market Thursday (21km)
  • Trebeurden: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Plouha: market Wednesday (29km)

More information about Plougrescant, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Plougrescant, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium marin de Trégastel (21km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Plougonven (50km)

Grand sites of France

  • Beauport Abbey (17km)

National Monuments

  • Maison Ernest Renan (6km)
  • Cairn de Barnenez (49km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Kestellic (5km)
  • Jardins de Kerdalo (6km)
  • Jardin du château de la Roche-Jagu (13km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Sillon de Talbert (12km)
  • Abbaye de Beauport (17km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Sept-Îles (19km)
  • Vallée des Traouïero (23km)
  • Île Milliau (28km)
  • Molène (Côtes-d'Armor) (29km)
  • Menez Bré (30km)
  • Baie de Saint-Brieuc (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zooparc de Trégomeur (38km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Plougrescant

Canton: Tréguier

Arrondissement: Lannion

Department: Cotes-d'Armor

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 22820

Distance to Plougrescant

from Saint-Brieuc (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 408 km

from Calais: 433 km

from Nice: 987 km

from Bordeaux: 489 km

from Strasbourg: 805 km

Getting here

Plougrescant is in the north-west of France. 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 Plougrescant from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Kerbors, Penvenan, Pleumeur-Gautier and Plouguiel.

This page in French: Visiter Plougrescant