Saint-Donan tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Donan: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Donan is situated in the Cotes-d'Armor department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 10 kilometres from Saint-Brieuc, the department capital (general information: Saint-Donan is 387 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Brieuc at 10 km and Binic at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Donan, 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-Donan 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 Saint-Donan

Markets in and near Saint-Donan

  • Quintin: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Saint-Brieuc: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (10km)
  • Chatelaudren: market Monday (10km)
  • Plerin: market Sunday (11km)
  • Binic: market Thursday (15km)
  • Ploeuc-sur-Lie: market Thursday (17km)
  • Etables-sur-Mer: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Lanvollon: market Friday (19km)
  • Saint-Quay-Portrieux: market Monday & Friday (20km)
  • Guingamp: market Saturday all day & Friday (22km)

More information about Saint-Donan, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Saint-Donan, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Beauport Abbey (35km)
  • Cap d'Erquy / Cap Frehel (36km)

National Monuments

  • Maison Ernest Renan (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Colombier (18km)
  • Jardin du Grand Launay (28km)
  • Jardin du Botrain (31km)
  • Jardin du château de la Roche-Jagu (35km)
  • Jardins de Kerdalo (42km)
  • Jardin du Kestellic (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie de Saint-Brieuc (26km)
  • Îlot du Verdelet (29km)
  • Lac de Guerlédan (32km)
  • Source - Rance (32km)
  • Menez Bré (33km)
  • Abbaye de Beauport (35km)
  • Le Grand-Pourier (37km)
  • Cap Frehel (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zooparc de Trégomeur (13km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Donan

Canton: Ploufragan

Arrondissement: Saint-Brieuc

Department: Cotes-d'Armor

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 22800

Distance to Saint-Donan

from Saint-Brieuc (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 387 km

from Calais: 438 km

from Nice: 944 km

from Bordeaux: 441 km

from Strasbourg: 783 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boqueho, Cohiniac, La Meaugon, Le Foeil, Le Leslay, Plaine-Haute, Plerneuf, Plouvara, Saint-Julien and Tremuson.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Donan