Goven tourism and travel guide

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Visit Goven: highlights and tourist information

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Goven is situated in the Ille-et-Vilaine department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 17 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Goven is 324 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Rennes at 17 km and Paimpont at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Goven, 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 Goven 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 Goven

Markets in and near Goven

  • Mordelles: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Bruz: market Friday (8km)
  • Pace: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Montfort-sur-Meu: market Friday (17km)
  • Rennes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (17km)
  • Maure-de-Bretagne: market Sunday (17km)
  • Plelan-le-Grand: market Sunday (19km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne: market Saturday (22km)
  • Bain-de-Bretagne: market Monday (22km)
  • Betton: market Sunday (25km)

More information about Goven, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Goven, France

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Broceliande (5km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (27km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (33km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée du Canut (5km)
  • Forges de Paimpont (22km)
  • Forêt de Paimpont (24km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (29km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (31km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (32km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (36km)
  • Île-aux-Pies (38km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (40km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Bedee (21km)
  • Grand-Fougeray (33km)
  • Saint-Brice-en-Cogles (57km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (11km)
  • Le Rheu (11km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (22km)
  • La Gacilly (34km)
  • Saint-Juvat (41km)
  • Rochefort-en-Terre (50km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Goven

Canton: Guichen

Arrondissement: Redon

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35580

Distance to Goven

from Rennes (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 324 km

from Calais: 422 km

from Nice: 852 km

from Bordeaux: 366 km

from Strasbourg: 712 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Breal-sous-Montfort, Chavagne, Guichen and Lassy.

This page in French: Visiter Goven