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Chance tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateaugiron at 9 km from Chance

Visit Chance: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateaugiron at 9 km and Vitre at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chance, 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 Chance in Brittany.

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



at 9 km (direction west)

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

See Chateaugiron guide


at 16 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Vitre guide


at 24 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Rennes guide


at 38 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Fougeres guide


at 42 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Saint-Brice-en-Cogles guide


at 46 km (direction east), in the Mayenne department

The castle, the river and the historic centre make the...

See Laval guide


at 49 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Langon guide


at 50 km (direction north-west)

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

See Combourg guide


at 51 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Becherel guide
Les Jardins des Renaudies

Les Jardins des Renaudies

Garden at 56 km (direction north-east), in the Mayenne department

Les Jardins des Renaudies is a pretty garden in north-west France...

See Les Jardins des Renaudies guide
Chateau de Dinan

Chateau de Dinan

Castle at 67 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

See Chateau de Dinan guide
Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur

Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur

Church at 67 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

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

Dinan Rue du Jerzual

at 68 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

See Dinan Rue du Jerzual guide


at 68 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

The extensive medieval centre of the walled town of...

See Dinan guide

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Map of places to visit near Chance


Markets in and near Chance

  • Chateaubourg: market Friday (8km)
  • Chateaugiron: market Thursday (10km)
  • Janze: market Wednesday (12km)
  • La Guerche-de-Bretagne: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Vitre: market Monday (16km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne: market Saturday (19km)
  • Thorigne-Fouillard: market Sunday (20km)
  • Liffre: market Friday (22km)
  • Rennes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (24km)
  • Saint-Aubin-du-Cormier: market Thursday (25km)

More information about Chance, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Chance, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (14km)
  • Jardins de Broceliande (36km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (38km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (40km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (43km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (43km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (51km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Chevré (13km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (14km)
  • Étang de la Valière (17km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (21km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (22km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (22km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (23km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (23km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (25km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (26km)
  • Source - Couesnon (39km)
  • Vallée du Canut (39km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (39km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cesson-Sevigne (19km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (24km)
  • Le Rheu (32km)
  • Juvigne (33km)

Geography and distances

Chance is in the north-west of France at 24 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Chance is 290 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Chance

Canton: Châteaugiron

Arrondissement: Rennes

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35680

Distance to Chance

from Rennes (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 290 km

from Calais: 399 km

from Nice: 824 km

from Bordeaux: 361 km

from Strasbourg: 677 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 Chance from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cornille, Domagne, Louvigne-de-Bais, Moulins, Osse and Pire-sur-Seiche.

This page in French: Visiter Chance

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