Santec tourism and travel guide

Photo of Santec in Finistere

Visit Santec: highlights and tourist information

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Santec is situated in the Finistere department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 79 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Santec is 467 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Roscoff at 4 km and Saint-Pol-de-Leon at 4 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Santec, 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 Santec 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 Santec

Markets in and near Santec

  • Saint-Pol-de-Leon: market Tuesday all day (3km)
  • Roscoff: market Wednesday (3km)
  • Carantec: market Thursday (9km)
  • Plouescat: market Saturday (12km)
  • Plougasnou: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Morlaix: market Saturday all day (20km)
  • Landivisiau: market Wednesday all day (22km)
  • Brignogan-Plage: market Friday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Lesneven: market Monday all day (26km)
  • Locquirec: market Wednesday (27km)

More information about Santec, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Santec, France

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


  • Aquarium marin de Trégastel (40km)
  • Océanopolis (46km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Bodilis (20km)
  • Saint Thégonnec (21km)
  • Lampaul-Guimiliau (23km)
  • Guimiliau (24km)
  • Locmelar (28km)
  • La Roche Maurice (29km)
  • La Martyre (30km)
  • Plouneour-Ménez (30km)
  • Plougonven (31km)
  • Commana (33km)
  • Sizun (33km)
  • Plougastel-Daoulas (45km)
  • Brasparts (45km)
  • Lannedern (46km)

National Monuments

  • Cairn de Barnenez (17km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Renan (53km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin exotique (4km)
  • Jardin Delasselle (5km)
  • Arboretum de Poërop (43km)
  • Conservatoire botanique du Stangalac'h (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Molène (Côtes-d'Armor) (32km)
  • Île Milliau (32km)
  • Vallée des Traouïero (38km)
  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (40km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Sept-Îles (45km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Thegonnec (21km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Santec

Canton: Saint-Pol-de-Léon

Arrondissement: Morlaix

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29250

Distance to Santec

from Quimper (prefecture): 79 km

from Paris: 467 km

from Calais: 490 km

from Nice: 1030 km

from Bordeaux: 504 km

from Strasbourg: 864 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cleder, Ile-de-Batz, Plougoulm, Roscoff, Saint-Pol-de-Leon and Sibiril.

This page in French: Visiter Santec