Breal-sous-Vitre tourism and travel guide

Photo of Breal-sous-Vitre in Ille-et-Vilaine

Visit Breal-sous-Vitre: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Breal-sous-Vitre is situated in the Ille-et-Vilaine department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 46 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Breal-sous-Vitre is 265 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vitre at 11 km and Laval at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Breal-sous-Vitre, 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 Breal-sous-Vitre 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 Breal-sous-Vitre

Markets in and near Breal-sous-Vitre

  • Port-Brillet: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Vitre: market Monday (11km)
  • La Guerche-de-Bretagne: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Laval: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (22km)
  • Andouille: market Thursday (22km)
  • Ernee: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Chateaubourg: market Friday (25km)
  • Fougeres: market Saturday (29km)
  • Craon: market Monday (30km)
  • Saint-Aubin-du-Cormier: market Thursday (31km)

More information about Breal-sous-Vitre, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Breal-sous-Vitre, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Vitre (11km)
  • Chateau-Gontier (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (20km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (24km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (29km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (34km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (38km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (51km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt du Pertre (4km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (6km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (7km)
  • Étang de la Valière (8km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (16km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (17km)
  • Source - Couesnon (23km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (27km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (33km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (37km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (39km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (40km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Brice-en-Cogles (41km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Juvigne (14km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (40km)
  • La Cropte (45km)
  • Coudray (46km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (47km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (50km)
  • Chenille-Change (53km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Breal-sous-Vitre

Canton: Vitré-Est

Arrondissement: Rennes

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35370

Distance to Breal-sous-Vitre

from Rennes (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 265 km

from Calais: 380 km

from Nice: 808 km

from Bordeaux: 365 km

from Strasbourg: 653 km

Getting here

Breal-sous-Vitre 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 Breal-sous-Vitre from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Erbree, La Chapelle-Erbree, La Gravelle, Launay-Villiers, Mondevert and Saint-Pierre-la-Cour.

This page in French: Visiter Breal-sous-Vitre