Scaer tourism and travel guide

Photo of Scaer in Finistere

Visit Scaer: highlights and tourist information

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Scaer is situated in the Finistere department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 29 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Scaer is 456 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pont-Aven at 20 km and Quimperle at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Scaer, 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 Scaer 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 Scaer

Markets in and near Scaer

  • Rosporden: market Thursday (12km)
  • Gourin: market Monday all day (15km)
  • Pont-Aven: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Quimperle: market Friday all day (21km)
  • Concarneau: market Monday & Friday (23km)
  • Nevez: market Saturday (24km)
  • Moelan-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Fouesnant: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Fouesnant: market Friday (28km)
  • Carhaix-Plouguer: market Saturday all day (29km)

More information about Scaer, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Scaer, France

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

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Pleyben (30km)
  • Lannedern (34km)
  • Brasparts (36km)
  • Commana (47km)
  • Sizun (50km)

Grand sites of France

  • Massif Dunaire de Gavres-Quiberon (46km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Trévarez (16km)
  • Jardin du prieuré de Locmaria (29km)
  • Jardin du château de Lanniron (29km)
  • Parc botanique de Cornouaille (37km)
  • Arboretum de Poërop (38km)
  • Parc Victor Chevassu (40km)
  • Jardin du Grand Launay (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais de Mousterlin (31km)
  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (40km)
  • Archipel des Glénan (41km)
  • Menez-Hom (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de Pont-Scorff (33km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Scaer

Canton: Scaër

Arrondissement: Quimper

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29390

Distance to Scaer

from Quimper (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 456 km

from Calais: 516 km

from Nice: 975 km

from Bordeaux: 428 km

from Strasbourg: 848 km

Getting here

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

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Guiscriff.

This page in French: Visiter Scaer