Saint-Potan tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Potan: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Potan is situated in the Cotes-d'Armor department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 35 kilometres from Saint-Brieuc, the department capital (general information: Saint-Potan is 342 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Plancoet at 6 km and Cap Frehel at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Potan, 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-Potan 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-Potan

Markets in and near Saint-Potan

  • Matignon: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Plancoet: market Saturday (6km)
  • Saint-Cast-le-Guildo: market Monday - seasonal market only (8km)
  • Saint-Jacut-de-la-Mer: market Friday (9km)
  • Lancieux: market Tuesday & Tuesday (12km)
  • Erquy: market Saturday (15km)
  • Saint-Lunaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Lamballe: market Thursday all day (19km)
  • Dinard: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (19km)
  • Pleneuf-Val-Andre: market Tuesday & Friday (20km)

More information about Saint-Potan, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Saint-Potan, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Cap d'Erquy / Cap Frehel (15km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Montmarin (17km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (34km)
  • Jardin du Colombier (35km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Îlot de la Colombière (10km)
  • Baie de Lancieux, baie de l'Arguenon, archipel de Saint-Malo et Dinard (12km)
  • Cap Frehel (14km)
  • Le Grand-Pourier (20km)
  • Îlot du Verdelet (20km)
  • Rance (fleuve) (21km)
  • Embouchure - Rance (21km)
  • Cézembre (21km)
  • Îlots Notre-Dame et Chevret (21km)
  • Estuaire de la Rance (24km)
  • Pointe de la Varde (26km)
  • Havre de Rothéneuf (29km)
  • Île Besnard (29km)
  • Baie de Saint-Brieuc (30km)
  • Côte de Cancale à Paramé (32km)
  • Île du Guesclin (33km)
  • Source - Rance (34km)
  • Île des Rimains (37km)
  • Pointe du Grouin (37km)
  • Île des Landes (38km)
  • Chausey (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zooparc de Trégomeur (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Potan

Canton: Matignon

Arrondissement: Dinan

Department: Cotes-d'Armor

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 22550

Distance to Saint-Potan

from Saint-Brieuc (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 342 km

from Calais: 399 km

from Nice: 912 km

from Bordeaux: 434 km

from Strasbourg: 738 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Landebia, Matignon, Plancoet, Pleboulle, Pluduno, Ruca and Saint-Lormel.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Potan