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Plougrescant tourism and travel guide

Photo of Plougrescant in Cotes-d'Armor

Photo is of Treguier cathedral at 6 km from Plougrescant

Visit Plougrescant: highlights and tourist information

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

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

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!

Treguier cathedral

Treguier cathedral

Cathedral at 6 km (direction south)

Tréguier cathedral is a gothic style cathedral with a beautiful...

See Treguier cathedral guide


at 6 km (direction south)

The cathedral and the 15th century half-timbered houses combine to...

See Treguier guide
La Roche-Derrien

La Roche-Derrien

at 11 km (direction south-south-west)

La Roche-Derrien is a village with medieval origins ad several medieval houses...

See La Roche-Derrien guide


at 15 km (direction east-south-east)

The harbour and the traditional small houses combine to...

See Paimpol guide


Seaside resort at 16 km (direction west)

Peros-Guirec is a popular town in the heart of...

See Perros-Guirec guide


at 17 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Pontrieux guide
Beauport Abbey

Beauport Abbey

Abbey at 17 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Beauport Abbey guide
Beauport Abbey Gardens

Beauport Abbey Gardens

Garden at 17 km (direction east-south-east), in the Cotes d'Armor department

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

See Beauport Abbey Gardens guide
Cote de Granit Rose

Cote de Granit Rose

Scenery at 18 km (direction west)

The pink rocks and blue seas of the Cote...

See Cote de Granit Rose guide
Ile Brehat

Ile Brehat

Island at 18 km (direction east)

The views and landscapes of the small island of...

See Ile Brehat guide


at 19 km (direction west)

Ploumanac'h is a small village that is very well situated for...

See Ploumanac'h guide


Seaside resort at 20 km (direction west)

The resort of Tregastel has one of the nicest beaches...

See Tregastel guide


at 20 km (direction west-south-west)

Lannion is an interesting detour, with several medieval houses and a pretty...

See Lannion guide


at 20 km (direction west-south-west)

Brelevenez is a region of Lannion with a beautiful staircase leading...

See Brelevenez guide

... 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)

Hotels near Plougrescant

More information about Plougrescant, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Plougrescant, France

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


  • Aquarium marin de Trégastel (21km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Plougonven (50km)

Grand sites of France

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

Plougrescant is in the north-west of France at 50 kilometres from Saint-Brieuc, the department capital (general information: Plougrescant is 408 kilometres from Paris).

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

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

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