Etrelles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Etrelles: highlights and tourist information

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Etrelles is situated in the Ille-et-Vilaine department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 37 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Etrelles is 276 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vitre at 7 km and Chateaugiron at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Etrelles, 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 Etrelles 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 Etrelles

Markets in and near Etrelles

  • Vitre: market Monday (7km)
  • La Guerche-de-Bretagne: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Chateaubourg: market Friday (16km)
  • Port-Brillet: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Chateaugiron: market Thursday (24km)
  • Janze: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Saint-Aubin-du-Cormier: market Thursday (27km)
  • Liffre: market Friday (29km)
  • Craon: market Monday (30km)
  • Thorigne-Fouillard: market Sunday (31km)

More information about Etrelles, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Etrelles, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Vitre (7km)
  • Chateau-Gontier (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (25km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (30km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (30km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (30km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (40km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (50km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Étang de la Valière (4km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (8km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (9km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (10km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (11km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (19km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (19km)
  • Source - Couesnon (30km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (30km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (32km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (33km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (37km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Brice-en-Cogles (41km)
  • Grand-Fougeray (55km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Juvigne (22km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (31km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (38km)
  • Le Rheu (45km)
  • Coudray (50km)
  • Chenille-Change (56km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (58km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Etrelles

Canton: Argentré-du-Plessis

Arrondissement: Rennes

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35370

Distance to Etrelles

from Rennes (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 276 km

from Calais: 389 km

from Nice: 814 km

from Bordeaux: 362 km

from Strasbourg: 663 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Argentre-du-Plessis, Erbree, Saint-Germain-du-Pinel, Torce and Vergeal.

This page in French: Visiter Etrelles