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Derval tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Langon at 15 km from Derval

Visit Derval: highlights and tourist information

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Derval is situated in the Loire-Atlantique department and Pays de la Loire region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Langon at 15 km and Redon at 31 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Derval, 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 Derval in Pays de la Loire.

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



at 15 km (direction west-north-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

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

See Langon guide


at 31 km (direction west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Combining and active port with the cobbled streets of...

See Redon guide


at 44 km (direction north-north-east), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

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

See Chateaugiron guide


at 50 km (direction north-north-east), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

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

See Rennes guide
La Roche-Bernard

La Roche-Bernard

at 50 km (direction west-south-west), in the Morbihan department

The river harbour and historic old town centre make La Roche-Bernard a...

See La Roche-Bernard guide


at 54 km (direction north-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

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

See Paimpont guide
Briere Regional Natural Parc

Briere Regional Natural Parc

Natural Parc at 57 km (direction west-south-west)

Away from the beaches, Briere Regional Natural Parc is the...

See Briere Regional Natural Parc guide


Seaside resort at 60 km (direction south-west)

The beach at Saint-Brevin-les-Pins is the main attraction and...

See Saint-Brevin-les-Pins guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Loire-Atlantique

Map of places to visit near Derval


Markets in and near Derval

  • Bain-de-Bretagne: market Monday (20km)
  • Blain: market Tuesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Nort-sur-Erdre: market Friday (28km)
  • Redon: market Saturday & Monday all day & Friday (32km)
  • Janze: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Maure-de-Bretagne: market Sunday (35km)
  • La Gacilly: market Saturday (36km)
  • Pouance: market Thursday (37km)
  • Bruz: market Friday (40km)
  • Pontchateau: market Monday all day (41km)

More information about Derval, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Derval, France

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Broceliande (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île-aux-Pies (34km)
  • Marais de Vilaine (37km)
  • Vallée du Canut (38km)
  • Forges de Paimpont (51km)
  • Loire Estuaire (54km)
  • Forêt de Paimpont (54km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (63km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Grand-Fougeray (8km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • La Gacilly (36km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (42km)
  • Carquefou (43km)

Geography and distances

Derval is in the north-west of France at 51 kilometres from Nantes, the department capital (general information: Derval is 325 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Derval

Canton: Derval

Arrondissement: Châteaubriant

Department: Loire-Atlantique

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 44590

Distance to Derval

from Nantes (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 325 km

from Calais: 445 km

from Nice: 821 km

from Bordeaux: 326 km

from Strasbourg: 706 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive by car via one of the ferry ports such as Saint-Malo or Cherbourg. Allow around 3 hours for the trip in France. For driving distances to Derval from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Jans, Lusanger, Mouais and Pierric.

This page in French: Visiter Derval

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