Saint-Derrien tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Derrien: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Derrien is situated in the Finistere department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 61 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Saint-Derrien is 480 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Landerneau at 12 km and Saint-Pol-de-Leon at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Derrien, 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 Saint-Derrien 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 Saint-Derrien

Markets in and near Saint-Derrien

  • Landivisiau: market Wednesday all day (9km)
  • Lesneven: market Monday all day (11km)
  • Landerneau: market Tuesday & Friday (12km)
  • Plouescat: market Saturday (13km)
  • Brignogan-Plage: market Friday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Saint-Pol-de-Leon: market Tuesday all day (20km)
  • Carantec: market Thursday (24km)
  • Roscoff: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Plouguerneau: market Thursday (25km)
  • Lannilis: market Wednesday all day (26km)

More information about Saint-Derrien, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Saint-Derrien, France

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


  • Océanopolis (26km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Bodilis (5km)
  • La Roche Maurice (9km)
  • La Martyre (11km)
  • Lampaul-Guimiliau (12km)
  • Locmelar (13km)
  • Guimiliau (15km)
  • Saint Thégonnec (17km)
  • Sizun (17km)
  • Commana (22km)
  • Plougastel-Daoulas (24km)
  • Plouneour-Ménez (24km)
  • Brasparts (32km)
  • Lannedern (34km)
  • Plougonven (34km)
  • Argol (35km)
  • Pleyben (39km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Cairn de Barnenez (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Renan (35km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin exotique (25km)
  • Jardin Delasselle (25km)
  • Conservatoire botanique du Stangalac'h (29km)
  • Arboretum de Poërop (38km)
  • Parc du château de Trévarez (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (28km)
  • Menez-Hom (36km)
  • Pointe de Penhir (47km)
  • Baie de Douarnenez (47km)
  • Molène (Côtes-d'Armor) (49km)
  • Île Milliau (49km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Thegonnec (17km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Brest (29km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Derrien

Canton: Landivisiau

Arrondissement: Morlaix

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29440

Distance to Saint-Derrien

from Quimper (prefecture): 61 km

from Paris: 480 km

from Calais: 509 km

from Nice: 1032 km

from Bordeaux: 495 km

from Strasbourg: 877 km

Getting here

Saint-Derrien 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 Saint-Derrien from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bodilis, Lanhouarneau, Lanneuffret, Plougar, Plouneventer, Plouzevede, Saint-Servais, Saint-Vougay and Tremaouezan.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Derrien