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Tourch tourism and travel guide

Photo of Tourch in Finistere

Photo is of Concarneau at 18 km from Tourch

Visit Tourch: highlights and tourist information

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Tourch is situated in the Finistere department and Brittany region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Concarneau at 18 km and Pont-Aven at 20 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Tourch, 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 Tourch in Brittany.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 18 km (direction south-south-west)

Now listed as a town of art and history, you...

See Concarneau guide


at 20 km (direction south-south-east)

The watermills and harbour area give Pont-Aven its own special appeal...

See Pont-Aven guide


at 21 km (direction west)

The important town of Quimper is also one of...

See Quimper guide


at 27 km (direction east-south-east)

The extremely pretty centre of Quimperlé make it one of the...

See Quimperle guide


at 27 km (direction west-south-west)

The long established resort of Benodet has a very scenic harbour...

See Benodet guide


Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction west-north-west)

Locronan, listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France' is one...

See Locronan guide
Pont l'Abbe

Pont l'Abbe

at 34 km (direction west-south-west)

One of the quieter towns in Finistere, the port...

See Pont l'Abbe guide
Iles des Glenan

Iles des Glenan

Island at 37 km (direction south-south-west)

The uninhabited islands of the Glenan archipelago are now...

See Iles des Glenan guide


Seaside resort at 38 km (direction west)

Tourism based around the beaches and pleasure port have largely overtaken fishing...

See Douarnenez guide


at 38 km (direction north-north-east)

The walk through the ancient forest that is accessed...

See Huelgoat guide
Le Faou

Le Faou

Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction north-west)

The attractive harbour and traditional wooden houses explain why Le...

See Le Faou guide


at 41 km (direction south-east), in the Morbihan department

Due to the fishing industry and war time damage Lorient is not...

See Lorient guide
Armorique Regional Park

Armorique Regional Park

Natural Parc at 45 km (direction west-north-west)

The Armorique regional park is a lovely way to enjoy the countryside...

See Armorique Regional Park guide


at 49 km (direction west)

The Collegiale Church of Notre-Dame de Roscudon and the...

See Pont-Croix guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Finistere

Map of places to visit near Tourch


Markets in and near Tourch

  • Rosporden: market Thursday (8km)
  • Concarneau: market Monday & Friday (18km)
  • Pont-Aven: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Fouesnant: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Fouesnant: market Friday (20km)
  • Gourin: market Monday all day (21km)
  • Quimper: market Wednesday all day & Sunday & Saturday all day (21km)
  • Nevez: market Saturday (23km)
  • Benodet: market Monday (26km)
  • Quimperle: market Friday all day (27km)

More information about Tourch, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Tourch, France

What to do at Tourch? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Tourch.

Enclos paroissial churches

  • Pleyben (25km)
  • Lannedern (31km)
  • Brasparts (32km)
  • Argol (44km)
  • Commana (44km)
  • Sizun (46km)
  • Plougastel-Daoulas (56km)

Grand sites of France

  • Massif Dunaire de Gavres-Quiberon (51km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Trévarez (14km)
  • Jardin du château de Lanniron (20km)
  • Jardin du prieuré de Locmaria (20km)
  • Parc botanique de Cornouaille (29km)
  • Arboretum de Poërop (38km)
  • Parc Victor Chevassu (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais de Mousterlin (24km)
  • Archipel des Glénan (37km)
  • Mont Saint-Michel de Brasparts (37km)
  • Menez-Hom (37km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de Pont-Scorff (39km)

Geography and distances

Tourch is in the north-west of France at 20 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Tourch is 465 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Tourch

Canton: Rosporden

Arrondissement: Quimper

Department: Finistere

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 29140

Distance to Tourch

from Quimper (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 465 km

from Calais: 523 km

from Nice: 983 km

from Bordeaux: 433 km

from Strasbourg: 857 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Coray and Elliant.

This page in French: Visiter Tourch

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