Plouvara tourism and travel guide

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Visit Plouvara: highlights and tourist information

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Plouvara is situated in the Cotes-d'Armor department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 11 kilometres from Saint-Brieuc, the department capital (general information: Plouvara is 388 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Brieuc at 11 km and Binic at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Plouvara, 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 Plouvara 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 Plouvara

Markets in and near Plouvara

  • Chatelaudren: market Monday (6km)
  • Plerin: market Sunday (11km)
  • Saint-Brieuc: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (11km)
  • Quintin: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Binic: market Thursday (12km)
  • Etables-sur-Mer: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Lanvollon: market Friday (14km)
  • Saint-Quay-Portrieux: market Monday & Friday (17km)
  • Plouha: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Guingamp: market Saturday all day & Friday (19km)

More information about Plouvara, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Plouvara, France

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


  • Aquarium marin de Trégastel (57km)

Grand sites of France

National Monuments

  • Maison Ernest Renan (39km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Colombier (22km)
  • Jardin du Grand Launay (28km)
  • Jardin du château de la Roche-Jagu (30km)
  • Jardin du Botrain (35km)
  • Jardins de Kerdalo (37km)
  • Jardin du Kestellic (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie de Saint-Brieuc (24km)
  • Îlot du Verdelet (29km)
  • Menez Bré (30km)
  • Abbaye de Beauport (30km)
  • Lac de Guerlédan (35km)
  • Source - Rance (36km)
  • Le Grand-Pourier (37km)
  • Sillon de Talbert (43km)
  • Cap Frehel (48km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Sept-Îles (59km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zooparc de Trégomeur (9km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Plouvara

Canton: Châtelaudren

Arrondissement: Saint-Brieuc

Department: Cotes-d'Armor

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 22170

Distance to Plouvara

from Saint-Brieuc (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 388 km

from Calais: 437 km

from Nice: 948 km

from Bordeaux: 445 km

from Strasbourg: 784 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boqueho, Chatelaudren, Cohiniac, La Meaugon, Plelo, Plerneuf, Saint-Donan, Tremeloir and Tremuson.

This page in French: Visiter Plouvara