Gennes-sur-Seiche tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gennes-sur-Seiche: highlights and tourist information

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Gennes-sur-Seiche is situated in the Ille-et-Vilaine department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 44 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Gennes-sur-Seiche is 274 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vitre at 16 km and Laval at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gennes-sur-Seiche, 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 Gennes-sur-Seiche in Brittany.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Gennes-sur-Seiche

Markets in and near Gennes-sur-Seiche

  • La Guerche-de-Bretagne: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Vitre: market Monday (16km)
  • Port-Brillet: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Craon: market Monday (21km)
  • Renaze: market Friday (22km)
  • Chateaubourg: market Friday (24km)
  • Janze: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Pouance: market Thursday (28km)
  • Laval: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (28km)
  • Chateaugiron: market Thursday (29km)

More information about Gennes-sur-Seiche, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Gennes-sur-Seiche, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Vitre (16km)
  • Chateau-Gontier (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (20km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (32km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (33km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (37km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt du Pertre (10km)
  • Étang de la Valière (12km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (14km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (18km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (20km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (27km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (28km)
  • Source - Couesnon (36km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (39km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (40km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (42km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (45km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Grand-Fougeray (54km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Juvigne (27km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (38km)
  • Coudray (42km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (44km)
  • Chenille-Change (47km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (59km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gennes-sur-Seiche

Canton: Argentré-du-Plessis

Arrondissement: Rennes

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35370

Distance to Gennes-sur-Seiche

from Rennes (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 274 km

from Calais: 393 km

from Nice: 805 km

from Bordeaux: 353 km

from Strasbourg: 659 km

Getting here

Gennes-sur-Seiche 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 Gennes-sur-Seiche from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Availles-sur-Seiche, Brielles, Cuille, Gastines, La Selle-Guerchaise, Laubrieres, Saint-Germain-du-Pinel and Saint-Poix.

This page in French: Visiter Gennes-sur-Seiche