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Poullan-sur-Mer tourism and travel guide

Photo of Poullan-sur-Mer in Finistere

Photo is of Pont-Croix at 7 km from Poullan-sur-Mer

Visit Poullan-sur-Mer: highlights and tourist information

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Poullan-sur-Mer is situated in the Finistere department and Brittany region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Pont-Croix at 7 km and Douarnenez at 7 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Poullan-sur-Mer, 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 Poullan-sur-Mer in Brittany.

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



at 7 km (direction west-south-west)

The Collegiale Church of Notre-Dame de Roscudon and the narow surrounding...

See Pont-Croix guide


Seaside resort at 7 km (direction east)

Tourism based around the beaches and pleasure port have largely overtaken...

See Douarnenez guide


at 11 km (direction west-south-west)

The picturesque harbour area and the proximity of beaches combine...

See Audierne guide


Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction east)

Locronan, listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France' is one of...

See Locronan guide


Seaside resort at 17 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Morgat guide


at 19 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Crozon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction west)

As well as lovely scenery you will also enjoy...

See Ile-de-Sein guide


at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

The important town of Quimper is also one of the most visited...

See Quimper guide


Seaside resort at 25 km (direction north-west)

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

See Camaret guide
Pont l'Abbe

Pont l'Abbe

at 28 km (direction south-east)

One of the quieter towns in Finistere, the port in Pont-l'Abbé...

See Pont l'Abbe guide
Armorique Regional Park

Armorique Regional Park

Natural Parc at 28 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Armorique Regional Park guide
Le Faou

Le Faou

Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction north-east)

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

See Le Faou guide


at 33 km (direction south-east)

The long established resort of Benodet has a very...

See Benodet guide
Le Conquet

Le Conquet

at 41 km (direction north-west)

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

See Le Conquet guide

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

Map of places to visit near Poullan-sur-Mer


Markets in and near Poullan-sur-Mer

  • Pont-Croix: market Thursday (7km)
  • Douarnenez: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (7km)
  • Audierne: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Crozon: market Monday (20km)
  • Quimper: market Wednesday all day & Sunday & Saturday all day (25km)
  • Chateaulin: market Thursday all day (27km)
  • Pont-l'Abbe: market Thursday all day (28km)
  • Combrit: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Penmarch: market Friday (30km)
  • Benodet: market Monday (33km)

Hotels near Poullan-sur-Mer

More information about Poullan-sur-Mer, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Poullan-sur-Mer, France

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


  • Océanopolis (35km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Argol (20km)
  • Plougastel-Daoulas (33km)
  • Pleyben (37km)
  • Brasparts (42km)
  • Sizun (44km)
  • La Martyre (45km)
  • Lannedern (46km)
  • La Roche Maurice (46km)
  • Locmelar (49km)
  • Commana (50km)
  • Plouneour-Ménez (57km)

Grand sites of France

  • Pointe du Raz (24km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Renan (42km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du prieuré de Locmaria (26km)
  • Jardin du château de Lanniron (26km)
  • Parc botanique de Cornouaille (29km)
  • Conservatoire botanique du Stangalac'h (35km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Menez-Hom (21km)
  • Pointe de Penhir (24km)
  • Baie de Douarnenez (24km)
  • Marais de Mousterlin (39km)
  • Presqu'île de Kermorvan (42km)
  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (46km)
  • Archipel des Glénan (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Brest (35km)

Geography and distances

Poullan-sur-Mer is in the north-west of France at 26 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Poullan-sur-Mer is 506 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Poullan-sur-Mer

Canton: Douarnenez

Arrondissement: Quimper

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29100

Distance to Poullan-sur-Mer

from Quimper (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 506 km

from Calais: 554 km

from Nice: 1026 km

from Bordeaux: 465 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 Poullan-sur-Mer from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Mahalon and Pont-Croix.

This page in French: Visiter Poullan-sur-Mer

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