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Plouguerneau tourism and travel guide

Photo of Plouguerneau in Finistere

Photo is of Landerneau at 26 km from Plouguerneau

Visit Plouguerneau: highlights and tourist information

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Plouguerneau is situated in the Finistere department and Brittany region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Landerneau at 26 km and Le Conquet at 34 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Plouguerneau, 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 Plouguerneau in Brittany.

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



at 26 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Landerneau guide
Le Conquet

Le Conquet

at 34 km (direction south-west)

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

See Le Conquet guide


Seaside resort at 37 km (direction south-south-west)

The pleasure port, local beaches, historic monuments and prehistoric standing...

See Camaret guide
Armorique Regional Park

Armorique Regional Park

Natural Parc at 38 km (direction south-east)

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

See Armorique Regional Park guide
Saint-Pol-de-Léon cathedral

Saint-Pol-de-Léon cathedral

Cathedral at 39 km (direction east)

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

See Saint-Pol-de-Léon cathedral guide


Island at 39 km (direction east-north-east)

The Ile-de-Batz is one of the most popular Brittany islands, with a...

See Ile-de-Batz guide


at 40 km (direction east)

The highlight of your visit to Saint-Pol-de-Léon migh be...

See Saint-Pol-de-Leon guide


at 40 km (direction south)

The Crozon peninsula in western Brittany has an ideal...

See Crozon guide
Ile Molene and Ouessant

Ile Molene and Ouessant

Island at 40 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Ile Molene and Ouessant guide


at 41 km (direction east-north-east)

Think Roscoff is just a ferry terminal? Take time o explore...

See Roscoff guide


Seaside resort at 42 km (direction south)

The long sandy beach at Morgat has been the centre...

See Morgat guide
Le Faou

Le Faou

Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction south-east)

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

See Le Faou guide


at 50 km (direction east)

The pleasure port is the center of activity in the lively...

See Morlaix guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Finistere

Map of places to visit near Plouguerneau


Markets in and near Plouguerneau

Market days in Plouguerneau: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Plouguerneau: market Thursday (0km)
  • Lannilis: market Wednesday all day (4km)
  • Ploudalmezeau: market Friday (13km)
  • Lesneven: market Monday all day (14km)
  • Brignogan-Plage: market Friday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Saint-Renan: market Saturday all day (21km)
  • Brest: market every day (24km)
  • Landerneau: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)
  • Plouescat: market Saturday (25km)
  • Le Conquet: market Tuesday (34km)

Hotels near Plouguerneau

More information about Plouguerneau, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Plouguerneau, France

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


  • Océanopolis (25km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • La Roche Maurice (27km)
  • Plougastel-Daoulas (28km)
  • Bodilis (30km)
  • La Martyre (30km)
  • Lampaul-Guimiliau (36km)
  • Locmelar (37km)
  • Sizun (39km)
  • Guimiliau (40km)
  • Saint Thégonnec (42km)
  • Argol (42km)
  • Commana (46km)
  • Brasparts (53km)
  • Lannedern (56km)
  • Pleyben (58km)

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Renan (21km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Conservatoire botanique du Stangalac'h (24km)
  • Jardin Delasselle (40km)
  • Jardin exotique (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Presqu'île de Kermorvan (34km)
  • Pointe de Penhir (40km)
  • Baie de Douarnenez (40km)
  • Menez-Hom (47km)
  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (50km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Thegonnec (42km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Brest (24km)

Geography and distances

Plouguerneau is in the north-west of France at 74 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Plouguerneau is 503 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Plouguerneau

Canton: Lannilis

Arrondissement: Brest

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29880

Distance to Plouguerneau

from Quimper (prefecture): 74 km

from Paris: 503 km

from Calais: 526 km

from Nice: 1057 km

from Bordeaux: 515 km

from Strasbourg: 900 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 Plouguerneau from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Landeda and Lannilis.

This page in French: Visiter Plouguerneau

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