Breal-sous-Montfort tourism and travel guide

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Breal-sous-Montfort is situated in the Ille-et-Vilaine department and Brittany region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Breal-sous-Montfort in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Rennes at 16 km and Paimpont at 22 km.

Breal-sous-Montfort, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 16 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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at 22 km (direction west)

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

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at 27 km (direction east)

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

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at 28 km (direction north-north-west)

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

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at 36 km (direction south)

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

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at 41 km (direction north-north-east)

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

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at 47 km (direction south-south-west)

Combining and active port with the cobbled streets of the old town, Redon is...

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Chateau de Dinan

Chateau de Dinan

Castle at 47 km (direction north-north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

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Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur

Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur

Church at 47 km (direction north-north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

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at 47 km (direction north-north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

The extensive medieval centre of the walled town of Dinan ensure its popularity -...

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Dinan church of Saint-Malo

Dinan church of Saint-Malo

Church at 47 km (direction north-north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

The Church of Saint-Malo in Dinan is a large 15th century church with interesting...

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Dinan Rue du Jerzual

Dinan Rue du Jerzual

at 47 km (direction north-north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

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at 50 km (direction east)

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

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at 52 km (direction south-west), in the Morbihan department

Now listed as one of the 'most beautiful villages in France' you will enjoy...

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Markets in and near Breal-sous-Montfort

  • Mordelles: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Bruz: market Friday (9km)
  • Montfort-sur-Meu: market Friday (12km)
  • Pace: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Rennes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (16km)
  • Plelan-le-Grand: market Sunday (18km)
  • Maure-de-Bretagne: market Sunday (20km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne: market Saturday (21km)
  • Montauban-de-Bretagne: market Wednesday all day (22km)
  • Betton: market Sunday (22km)

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Tourist attractions near Breal-sous-Montfort, France

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Broceliande (1km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (27km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (28km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (39km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée du Canut (8km)
  • Forges de Paimpont (21km)
  • Forêt de Paimpont (23km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (27km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (29km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (31km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (36km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (37km)
  • Île-aux-Pies (41km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Rheu (8km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (12km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (21km)
  • Saint-Juvat (37km)
  • La Gacilly (37km)
  • Rochefort-en-Terre (52km)

Geography and distances

Breal-sous-Montfort is in the north-west of France at 16 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Breal-sous-Montfort is 324 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Breal-sous-Montfort

Canton: Plélan-le-Grand

Arrondissement: Rennes

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35310

Distance to Breal-sous-Montfort

from Rennes (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 324 km

from Calais: 420 km

from Nice: 856 km

from Bordeaux: 370 km

from Strasbourg: 713 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 Breal-sous-Montfort from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Goven, Le Verger, Mordelles and Saint-Thurial.

This page in French: Visiter Breal-sous-Montfort