Chateaubourg tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chateaubourg: highlights and tourist information

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Chateaubourg is situated in the Ille-et-Vilaine department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 21 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Chateaubourg is 288 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateaugiron at 10 km and Vitre at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chateaubourg, 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 Chateaubourg 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 Chateaubourg

Markets in and near Chateaubourg

Market days in Chateaubourg: weekly market: Friday;

  • Chateaubourg: market Friday (0km)
  • Chateaugiron: market Thursday (11km)
  • Vitre: market Monday (14km)
  • Liffre: market Friday (14km)
  • Thorigne-Fouillard: market Sunday (14km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne: market Saturday (15km)
  • Saint-Aubin-du-Cormier: market Thursday (16km)
  • Janze: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Betton: market Sunday (20km)
  • Rennes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (21km)

More information about Chateaubourg, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Chateaubourg, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (9km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (34km)
  • Jardins de Broceliande (36km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (36km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (38km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (40km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (41km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (44km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (46km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Chevré (5km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (10km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (15km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (16km)
  • Étang de la Valière (17km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (18km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (20km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (21km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (21km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (25km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (32km)
  • Source - Couesnon (34km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (36km)
  • Vallée du Canut (40km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Brice-en-Cogles (33km)
  • Bedee (41km)
  • Grand-Fougeray (50km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cesson-Sevigne (15km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (24km)
  • Le Rheu (30km)
  • Juvigne (30km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chateaubourg

Canton: Châteaubourg

Arrondissement: Rennes

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35220

Distance to Chateaubourg

from Rennes (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 288 km

from Calais: 393 km

from Nice: 830 km

from Bordeaux: 369 km

from Strasbourg: 677 km

Getting here

Chateaubourg 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 Chateaubourg from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Domagne, Marpire, Saint-Didier, Saint-Jean-sur-Vilaine and Servon-sur-Vilaine.

This page in French: Visiter Chateaubourg