Sizun tourism and travel guide

Photo of Sizun in Finistere

Visit Sizun: highlights and tourist information

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Sizun is situated in the Finistere department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 45 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Sizun is 474 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Landerneau at 14 km and Le Faou at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sizun, 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 Sizun 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 Sizun

Markets in and near Sizun

  • Landivisiau: market Wednesday all day (12km)
  • Landerneau: market Tuesday & Friday (15km)
  • Chateaulin: market Thursday all day (23km)
  • Huelgoat: market Thursday (25km)
  • Lesneven: market Monday all day (26km)
  • Morlaix: market Saturday all day (26km)
  • Plouescat: market Saturday (29km)
  • Brest: market every day (31km)
  • Carantec: market Thursday (31km)
  • Saint-Pol-de-Leon: market Tuesday all day (32km)

More information about Sizun, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Sizun, France

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

Aquarium

  • Océanopolis (27km)

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Sizun (0km)
  • Locmelar (5km)
  • Commana (9km)
  • La Martyre (9km)
  • Lampaul-Guimiliau (10km)
  • Guimiliau (11km)
  • La Roche Maurice (12km)
  • Brasparts (14km)
  • Bodilis (14km)
  • Plouneour-Ménez (15km)
  • Saint Thégonnec (16km)
  • Lannedern (17km)
  • Pleyben (21km)
  • Plougastel-Daoulas (22km)
  • Argol (25km)
  • Plougonven (30km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Cairn de Barnenez (32km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Renan (41km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum de Poërop (25km)
  • Conservatoire botanique du Stangalac'h (31km)
  • Parc du château de Trévarez (34km)
  • Jardin exotique (36km)
  • Jardin Delasselle (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (11km)
  • Menez-Hom (24km)
  • Baie de Douarnenez (44km)
  • Pointe de Penhir (44km)
  • Île Milliau (54km)
  • Molène (Côtes-d'Armor) (54km)
  • Vallée des Traouïero (59km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Thegonnec (16km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Brest (31km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sizun

Canton: Sizun

Arrondissement: Morlaix

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29450

Distance to Sizun

from Quimper (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 474 km

from Calais: 511 km

from Nice: 1018 km

from Bordeaux: 478 km

from Strasbourg: 870 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Le Trehou, Locmelar, Ploudiry, Saint-Eloy and Saint-Sauveur.

This page in French: Visiter Sizun