Becherel tourism and travel guide

Photo of Becherel in Ille-et-Vilaine

Visit Becherel: highlights and tourist information

Travel Guide  To Visit  Attractions 

France This Way comment: Becherel is a pretty town and a centre for books.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Becherel. For detailed visitor information see the Becherel travel guide.

Becherel is situated in the Ille-et-Vilaine department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 28 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Becherel is 322 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Combourg at 20 km and Rennes at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Becherel, 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 Becherel in Brittany.

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

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Becherel

Markets in and near Becherel

  • Tinteniac: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Montauban-de-Bretagne: market Wednesday all day (13km)
  • Montfort-sur-Meu: market Friday (17km)
  • Dinan: market Thursday (19km)
  • Combourg: market Monday (19km)
  • Melesse: market Thursday (21km)
  • Pace: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Saint-Meen-le-Grand: market Saturday (21km)
  • Broons: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Betton: market Sunday (25km)

More information about Becherel, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Becherel, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (1km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (12km)
  • Jardins de Broceliande (28km)
  • Jardins de Montmarin (33km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (35km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (37km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (23km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (29km)
  • Estuaire de la Rance (30km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (30km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (32km)
  • Îlots Notre-Dame et Chevret (34km)
  • Forêt de Paimpont (35km)
  • Vallée du Canut (36km)
  • Forges de Paimpont (36km)
  • Rance (fleuve) (39km)
  • Embouchure - Rance (39km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (41km)
  • Baie de Lancieux, baie de l'Arguenon, archipel de Saint-Malo et Dinard (41km)
  • Îlot de la Colombière (41km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (43km)
  • Pointe de la Varde (43km)
  • Source - Rance (44km)
  • Cézembre (44km)
  • Havre de Rothéneuf (44km)
  • Île Besnard (44km)
  • Île des Rimains (44km)
  • Côte de Cancale à Paramé (44km)
  • Île du Guesclin (45km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (48km)
  • Couesnon (48km)
  • Cap Frehel (51km)
  • Îlot du Verdelet (57km)
  • Le Grand-Pourier (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Juvat (10km)
  • Le Rheu (24km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (32km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (33km)
  • Saint-Malo (40km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Becherel

Canton: Bécherel

Arrondissement: Rennes

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35190

Distance to Becherel

from Rennes (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 322 km

from Calais: 403 km

from Nice: 875 km

from Bordeaux: 398 km

from Strasbourg: 716 km

Getting here

Becherel is in the north-west of France. 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 Becherel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cardroc, Irodouer, La Baussaine, Landujan, Longaulnay, Miniac-sous-Becherel, Plouasne, Saint-Pern, Saint-Thual, Trefumel and Trimer.

This page in French: Visiter Becherel