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Hede tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Becherel at 11 km from Hede

Visit Hede: highlights and tourist information

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Hede is situated in the Ille-et-Vilaine department and Brittany region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Becherel at 11 km and Combourg at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Hede, 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 Hede in Brittany.

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



at 11 km (direction west)

Becherel is a pretty town and a centre for books....

See Becherel guide


at 14 km (direction north-north-east)

Combourg is best known for the Chateau de Combourg, once...

See Combourg guide


at 21 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Rennes guide
Chateau de Dinan

Chateau de Dinan

Castle at 25 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

Dinan castle is an imposing medieval castle which also has...

See Chateau de Dinan guide
Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur

Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur

Church at 26 km (direction north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

The basilica of Saint-Sauveur in Dinan incorporates romanesque elements...

See Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur guide
Dinan Rue du Jerzual

Dinan Rue du Jerzual

at 26 km (direction north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

The Rue du Jerzual and the port are two of...

See Dinan Rue du Jerzual guide


at 26 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

The extensive medieval centre of the walled town of Dinan ensure...

See Dinan guide
Dinan church of Saint-Malo

Dinan church of Saint-Malo

Church at 26 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

The Church of Saint-Malo in Dinan is a large 15th century...

See Dinan church of Saint-Malo guide


at 29 km (direction west-north-west)

The lovely old town in Dol-de-Bretagne ensure it remains...

See Dol-de-Bretagne guide


at 31 km (direction west-north-west)

Mont Dol is a small village with a hill top on...

See Mont-Dol guide


Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction north-north-west)

Saint Suliac is a beautiful village on the estuary of the...

See Saint-Suliac guide


at 35 km (direction south-east)

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

See Chateaugiron guide


at 35 km (direction east-north-east)

Most visitors to Saint-Brice-en-Cogles also enjoy the tour of the local...

See Saint-Brice-en-Cogles guide


at 41 km (direction south-west)

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

See Paimpont guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Ille-et-Vilaine

Map of places to visit near Hede


Markets in and near Hede

  • Tinteniac: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Melesse: market Thursday (11km)
  • Combourg: market Monday (14km)
  • Pace: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Betton: market Sunday (16km)
  • Montfort-sur-Meu: market Friday (21km)
  • Montauban-de-Bretagne: market Wednesday all day (21km)
  • Rennes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Thorigne-Fouillard: market Sunday (22km)
  • Liffre: market Friday (23km)

More information about Hede, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Hede, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (11km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (14km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (26km)
  • Jardins de Broceliande (27km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (28km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (30km)
  • Jardins de Montmarin (38km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (13km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (18km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (20km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (22km)
  • Estuaire de la Rance (32km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (32km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (33km)
  • Vallée du Canut (36km)
  • Îlots Notre-Dame et Chevret (37km)
  • Forêt de Paimpont (41km)
  • Forges de Paimpont (42km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (42km)
  • Couesnon (42km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (42km)
  • Rance (fleuve) (43km)
  • Embouchure - Rance (43km)
  • Île des Rimains (44km)
  • Côte de Cancale à Paramé (45km)
  • Havre de Rothéneuf (45km)
  • Pointe de la Varde (46km)
  • Île Besnard (46km)
  • Baie de Lancieux, baie de l'Arguenon, archipel de Saint-Malo et Dinard (47km)
  • Cézembre (48km)
  • Îlot de la Colombière (48km)
  • Cap Frehel (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Juvat (19km)
  • Le Rheu (21km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (24km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (28km)
  • Saint-Malo (43km)

Geography and distances

Hede is in the north-west of France at 21 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Hede is 312 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Hede

Canton: Hédé

Arrondissement: Rennes

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35630

Distance to Hede

from Rennes (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 312 km

from Calais: 396 km

from Nice: 866 km

from Bordeaux: 395 km

from Strasbourg: 705 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Guipel, La Chapelle-Chaussee, Langan, Langouet, Les Iffs, Montreuil-le-Gast, Saint-Brieuc-Des-Iffs, Saint-Gondran, Tinteniac and Vignoc.

This page in French: Visiter Hede

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