Poullaouen tourism and travel guide

Photo of Poullaouen in Finistere

Visit Poullaouen: highlights and tourist information

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Poullaouen is situated in the Finistere department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 51 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Poullaouen is 444 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Huelgoat at 8 km and Guerlesquin at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Poullaouen, 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 Poullaouen in Brittany.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Poullaouen

Markets in and near Poullaouen

  • Huelgoat: market Thursday (8km)
  • Carhaix-Plouguer: market Saturday all day (9km)
  • Callac: market Wednesday all day (17km)
  • Gourin: market Monday all day (22km)
  • Rostrenen: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Morlaix: market Saturday all day (30km)
  • Plouaret: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Plestin-les-Greves: market Sunday (35km)
  • Landivisiau: market Wednesday all day (37km)
  • Chateaulin: market Thursday all day (37km)

More information about Poullaouen, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Poullaouen, France

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

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Lannedern (19km)
  • Plougonven (21km)
  • Plouneour-Ménez (21km)
  • Brasparts (24km)
  • Commana (25km)
  • Pleyben (27km)
  • Saint Thégonnec (30km)
  • Guimiliau (31km)
  • Sizun (33km)
  • Locmelar (34km)
  • Lampaul-Guimiliau (34km)
  • La Martyre (41km)
  • Bodilis (41km)
  • La Roche Maurice (44km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Cairn de Barnenez (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum de Poërop (8km)
  • Parc du château de Trévarez (24km)
  • Jardin du Grand Launay (32km)
  • Jardin exotique (50km)
  • Jardin du prieuré de Locmaria (51km)
  • Jardin du château de Lanniron (51km)
  • Jardin du château de la Roche-Jagu (57km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (22km)
  • Menez Bré (36km)
  • Menez-Hom (46km)
  • Lac de Guerlédan (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Thegonnec (30km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Poullaouen

Canton: Carhaix-Plouguer

Arrondissement: Châteaulin

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29246

Distance to Poullaouen

from Quimper (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 444 km

from Calais: 490 km

from Nice: 986 km

from Bordeaux: 454 km

from Strasbourg: 840 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Locmaria-Berrien and Plounevezel.

This page in French: Visiter Poullaouen