Quintin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Quintin in Cotes-d'Armor

Visit Quintin: highlights and tourist information

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Quintin is situated in the Cotes-d'Armor department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 16 kilometres from Saint-Brieuc, the department capital (general information: Quintin is 390 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Quintin include "ville fleurie 4*".

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Brieuc at 16 km and Moncontour at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Quintin, 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 Quintin 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 Quintin

Markets in and near Quintin

Market days in Quintin: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Quintin: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Ploeuc-sur-Lie: market Thursday (13km)
  • Chatelaudren: market Monday (16km)
  • Saint-Brieuc: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (16km)
  • Plerin: market Sunday (18km)
  • Binic: market Thursday (23km)
  • Etables-sur-Mer: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Guingamp: market Saturday all day & Friday (25km)
  • Lanvollon: market Friday (26km)
  • Loudeac: market Saturday (28km)

More information about Quintin, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Quintin, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Beauport Abbey (41km)
  • Cap d'Erquy / Cap Frehel (42km)

National Monuments

  • Maison Ernest Renan (49km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Colombier (17km)
  • Jardin du Botrain (23km)
  • Jardin du Grand Launay (23km)
  • Jardin du château de la Roche-Jagu (41km)
  • Jardins de Kerdalo (48km)
  • Jardin du Kestellic (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Guerlédan (24km)
  • Source - Rance (30km)
  • Baie de Saint-Brieuc (33km)
  • Îlot du Verdelet (34km)
  • Menez Bré (35km)
  • Abbaye de Beauport (41km)
  • Le Grand-Pourier (44km)
  • Cap Frehel (54km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zooparc de Trégomeur (20km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Quintin

Canton: Quintin

Arrondissement: Saint-Brieuc

Department: Cotes-d'Armor

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 22800

Distance to Quintin

from Saint-Brieuc (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 390 km

from Calais: 444 km

from Nice: 942 km

from Bordeaux: 435 km

from Strasbourg: 785 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Lanfains, Le Foeil, Le Leslay, Plaine-Haute, Saint-Bihy and Saint-Brandan.

This page in French: Visiter Quintin