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Visit Runan: highlights and tourist information

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Runan is situated in the Cotes-d'Armor department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 39 kilometres from Saint-Brieuc, the department capital (general information: Runan is 408 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pontrieux at 4 km and La Roche-Derrien at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Runan, 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 Runan 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 Runan

Markets in and near Runan

  • Treguier: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Penvenan: market Saturday (14km)
  • Guingamp: market Saturday all day & Friday (15km)
  • Paimpol: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Pleubian: market Saturday (17km)
  • Plouezec: market Saturday (18km)
  • Lanvollon: market Friday (18km)
  • Lannion: market Thursday (18km)
  • Perros-Guirec: market Friday (21km)
  • Plouha: market Wednesday (21km)

More information about Runan, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Runan, France

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


  • Aquarium marin de Trégastel (27km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Plougonven (41km)

Grand sites of France

National Monuments

  • Maison Ernest Renan (10km)
  • Cairn de Barnenez (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de la Roche-Jagu (6km)
  • Jardins de Kerdalo (10km)
  • Jardin du Kestellic (12km)
  • Jardin du Grand Launay (39km)
  • Jardin du Colombier (52km)
  • Arboretum de Poërop (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Menez Bré (15km)
  • Abbaye de Beauport (17km)
  • Sillon de Talbert (23km)
  • Vallée des Traouïero (25km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Sept-Îles (29km)
  • Île Milliau (29km)
  • Molène (Côtes-d'Armor) (30km)
  • Baie de Saint-Brieuc (41km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zooparc de Trégomeur (28km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Runan

Canton: Pontrieux

Arrondissement: Guingamp

Department: Cotes-d'Armor

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 22260

Distance to Runan

from Saint-Brieuc (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 408 km

from Calais: 442 km

from Nice: 978 km

from Bordeaux: 474 km

from Strasbourg: 805 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brelidy, Coatascorn, Hengoat, La Roche-Derrien, Ploezal, Plouec-du-Trieux, Pommerit-Jaudy, Pontrieux and Prat.

This page in French: Visiter Runan

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