Primelin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Primelin in Finistere

Visit Primelin: highlights and tourist information

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Primelin is situated in the Finistere department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 38 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Primelin is 521 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Audierne at 5 km and Pont-Croix at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Primelin, 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 Primelin 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 Primelin

Markets in and near Primelin

  • Audierne: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Pont-Croix: market Thursday (9km)
  • Douarnenez: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (22km)
  • Crozon: market Monday (26km)
  • Penmarch: market Friday (31km)
  • Pont-l'Abbe: market Thursday all day (34km)
  • Guilvinec: market Sunday - seasonal market only (35km)
  • Guilvinec: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Combrit: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Quimper: market Wednesday all day & Sunday & Saturday all day (38km)

More information about Primelin, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Primelin, France

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


  • Océanopolis (43km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Argol (33km)
  • Plougastel-Daoulas (43km)
  • Sizun (58km)

Grand sites of France

  • Pointe du Raz (10km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc botanique de Cornouaille (37km)
  • Jardin du château de Lanniron (38km)
  • Jardin du prieuré de Locmaria (38km)
  • Conservatoire botanique du Stangalac'h (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pointe de Penhir (25km)
  • Baie de Douarnenez (25km)
  • Menez-Hom (35km)
  • Presqu'île de Kermorvan (40km)
  • Marais de Mousterlin (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Brest (42km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Primelin

Canton: Pont-Croix

Arrondissement: Quimper

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29770

Distance to Primelin

from Quimper (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 521 km

from Calais: 569 km

from Nice: 1036 km

from Bordeaux: 470 km

from Strasbourg: 915 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Audierne, Cleden-Cap-Sizun, Esquibien, Goulien and Plogoff.

This page in French: Visiter Primelin