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La Prenessaye tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Prenessaye in Cotes-d'Armor

Photo is of Moncontour at 20 km from La Prenessaye

Visit La Prenessaye: highlights and tourist information

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La Prenessaye is situated in the Cotes-d'Armor department and Brittany region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Moncontour at 20 km and Josselin at 26 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

La Prenessaye, 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 La Prenessaye in Brittany.

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



at 20 km (direction )

The highlight in Moncontour is exploring the streets of half-timbered houses within...

See Moncontour guide


at 26 km (direction south-south-east), in the Morbihan department

The castle and the river are the centre of your visit to...

See Josselin guide
Chateau de Josselin

Chateau de Josselin

Castle at 26 km (direction south-south-east), in the Morbihan department

The Chateau de Josselin has a 1000 year history and includes both...

See Chateau de Josselin guide
Chateau de Pontivy

Chateau de Pontivy

Castle at 27 km (direction west-south-west), in the Morbihan department

The Chateau de Pontivy has dominated the centre of Pontivy in...

See Chateau de Pontivy guide


at 28 km (direction west-south-west), in the Morbihan department

Pontivy is particularly interesting because it has a medieval old...

See Pontivy guide
Forges des Salles

Forges des Salles

at 36 km (direction west)

Attraction or village? The Forges des Salles was a 19th century village...

See Forges des Salles guide


at 38 km (direction north-north-west)

Saint-Brieuc has a cathedral and a historic centre with several...

See Saint-Brieuc guide


at 39 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

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

See Paimpont guide
Pointe du Roselier

Pointe du Roselier

at 42 km (direction north-north-west)

The Pointe du Roselier is a beautiful view of the cliffs and...

See Pointe du Roselier guide
Le Val-André

Le Val-André

at 46 km (direction north-north-east)

Le Val-André is a family friendly seaside resort on the...

See Le Val-André guide


at 48 km (direction north-east)

Quiet when compared with the coast towns in Brittany,...

See Plancoet guide


Seaside resort at 49 km (direction north-north-west)

Binic is a small seaside resort with an attractive...

See Binic guide
Chateau de Dinan

Chateau de Dinan

Castle at 53 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Chateau de Dinan guide


at 53 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Dinan guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Cotes-d'Armor

Map of places to visit near La Prenessaye


Markets in and near La Prenessaye

  • Loudeac: market Saturday (9km)
  • Ploeuc-sur-Lie: market Thursday (20km)
  • Josselin: market Saturday (26km)
  • Pontivy: market Monday all day (28km)
  • Mauron: market Friday (28km)
  • Broons: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Quintin: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Saint-Meen-le-Grand: market Saturday (33km)
  • Ploermel: market Friday (33km)
  • Lamballe: market Thursday all day (33km)

More information about La Prenessaye, Brittany

Tourist attractions near La Prenessaye, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Colombier (23km)
  • Jardin du Botrain (26km)
  • Jardin du Grand Launay (46km)
  • Jardins de Montmarin (62km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - Rance (15km)
  • Lac de Guerlédan (31km)
  • Forêt de Paimpont (39km)
  • Forges de Paimpont (42km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gilles-Vieux-Marche (26km)
  • Quintin (32km)
  • Saint-Juvat (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zooparc de Trégomeur (48km)

Geography and distances

La Prenessaye is in the north-west of France at 38 kilometres from Saint-Brieuc, the department capital (general information: La Prenessaye is 375 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Prenessaye

Canton: Chèze

Arrondissement: Saint-Brieuc

Department: Cotes-d'Armor

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 22210

Distance to La Prenessaye

from Saint-Brieuc (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 375 km

from Calais: 447 km

from Nice: 912 km

from Bordeaux: 404 km

from Strasbourg: 768 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive by car, often from a ferry port such as Roscoff or Saint Malo nearby on the northern Brittany coast. For driving distances to La Prenessaye from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Cheze, La Ferriere, Plemet and Saint-Barnabe.

This page in French: Visiter La Prenessaye

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