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Acigne tourism and travel guide

Photo of Acigne in Ille-et-Vilaine

Photo is of Chateaugiron at 10 km from Acigne

Visit Acigne: highlights and tourist information

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Acigne is situated in the Ille-et-Vilaine department and Brittany region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateaugiron at 10 km and Rennes at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Acigne, 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 Acigne in Brittany.

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



at 10 km (direction south-south-east)

The castle and towers in the heart of old Chateaugiron help explain...

See Chateaugiron guide


at 11 km (direction west)

An unmissable highlight in the region, Rennes has a very picturesque medieval...

See Rennes guide


at 24 km (direction east)

A town not be missed, Vitré has a superb historic centre with...

See Vitre guide


at 34 km (direction north-north-east)

Most visitors to Saint-Brice-en-Cogles also enjoy the tour of the local castles...

See Saint-Brice-en-Cogles guide


at 35 km (direction north-west)

Combourg is best known for the Chateau de Combourg, once home to...

See Combourg guide


at 35 km (direction north-east)

The castle and historic lower town are the main attraction, but be...

See Fougeres guide


at 35 km (direction west-north-west)

Becherel is a pretty town and a centre for books....

See Becherel guide


at 49 km (direction west)

Paimpont is well known for its 'magical forest', part of the ancient...

See Paimpont guide


at 49 km (direction north-north-west)

The lovely old town in Dol-de-Bretagne ensure it remains one of the...

See Dol-de-Bretagne guide


at 51 km (direction south-west)

Langon is home to an ancient chapel with a Roman fresco...

See Langon guide


at 52 km (direction north-north-west)

Mont Dol is a small village with a hill top on which...

See Mont-Dol guide
Chateau de Dinan

Chateau de Dinan

Castle at 52 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

Dinan castle is an imposing medieval castle which also has views across...

See Chateau de Dinan guide
Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur

Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur

Church at 52 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

The basilica of Saint-Sauveur in Dinan incorporates romanesque elements from the 12th...

See Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur guide
Dinan Rue du Jerzual

Dinan Rue du Jerzual

at 52 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

The Rue du Jerzual and the port are two of the most...

See Dinan Rue du Jerzual guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Ille-et-Vilaine

Map of places to visit near Acigne


Markets in and near Acigne

  • Thorigne-Fouillard: market Sunday (4km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne: market Saturday (5km)
  • Liffre: market Friday (9km)
  • Chateaugiron: market Thursday (10km)
  • Betton: market Sunday (10km)
  • Chateaubourg: market Friday (11km)
  • Rennes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (11km)
  • Melesse: market Thursday (15km)
  • Saint-Aubin-du-Cormier: market Thursday (17km)
  • Pace: market Wednesday (18km)

More information about Acigne, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Acigne, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (2km)
  • Jardins de Broceliande (26km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (35km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (35km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (37km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (38km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (40km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (41km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (54km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Rennes (7km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (8km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (9km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (10km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (19km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (25km)
  • Étang de la Valière (28km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (28km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (30km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (31km)
  • Vallée du Canut (32km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (35km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (40km)
  • Source - Couesnon (41km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (42km)
  • Forges de Paimpont (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cesson-Sevigne (5km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (16km)
  • Le Rheu (20km)
  • Juvigne (39km)
  • Saint-Juvat (45km)
  • La Gacilly (60km)

Geography and distances

Acigne is in the north-west of France at 11 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Acigne is 297 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Acigne

Canton: Cesson-Sévigné

Arrondissement: Rennes

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35690

Distance to Acigne

from Rennes (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 297 km

from Calais: 397 km

from Nice: 840 km

from Bordeaux: 374 km

from Strasbourg: 687 km

Getting here

Most visitors Most UK visitors arrive by car with the cross-channel ferry port at Saint Malo keeping driving time to a minimum. For driving distances to Acigne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brece, Cesson-Sevigne, Noyal-sur-Vilaine, Servon-sur-Vilaine and Thorigne-Fouillard.

This page in French: Visiter Acigne

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