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Le Crouais tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Becherel at 18 km from Le Crouais

Visit Le Crouais: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Becherel at 18 km and Paimpont at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Crouais, 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 Le Crouais in Brittany.

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



at 18 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Becherel guide


at 21 km (direction south)

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

See Paimpont guide
Chateau de Dinan

Chateau de Dinan

Castle at 28 km (direction north-north-east), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

See Chateau de Dinan guide


at 28 km (direction north-north-east), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

See Dinan guide
Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur

Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur

Church at 28 km (direction north-north-east), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

The basilica of Saint-Sauveur in Dinan incorporates romanesque elements from the 12th...

See Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur guide
Dinan church of Saint-Malo

Dinan church of Saint-Malo

Church at 28 km (direction north-north-east), 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
Dinan Rue du Jerzual

Dinan Rue du Jerzual

at 29 km (direction north-north-east), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

See Dinan Rue du Jerzual guide


at 36 km (direction east)

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

See Rennes guide


at 36 km (direction north-north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

See Plancoet guide


at 37 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Combourg guide


at 40 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

See Moncontour guide


at 41 km (direction west-south-west), in the Morbihan department

The castle and the river are the centre of...

See Josselin guide
Chateau de Josselin

Chateau de Josselin

Castle at 41 km (direction west-south-west), in the Morbihan department

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

See Chateau de Josselin guide


Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Saint-Suliac guide

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

Map of places to visit near Le Crouais


Markets in and near Le Crouais

  • Saint-Meen-le-Grand: market Saturday (4km)
  • Montauban-de-Bretagne: market Wednesday all day (7km)
  • Broons: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Montfort-sur-Meu: market Friday (16km)
  • Mauron: market Friday (18km)
  • Plelan-le-Grand: market Sunday (23km)
  • Mordelles: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Tinteniac: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Pace: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Dinan: market Thursday (28km)

More information about Le Crouais, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Le Crouais, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (18km)
  • Jardins de Broceliande (27km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (28km)
  • Jardins de Montmarin (42km)
  • Jardin du Colombier (45km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Paimpont (21km)
  • Forges de Paimpont (24km)
  • Source - Rance (31km)
  • Vallée du Canut (32km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (39km)
  • Estuaire de la Rance (41km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (42km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (42km)
  • Îlots Notre-Dame et Chevret (44km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (45km)
  • Îlot du Verdelet (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Juvat (18km)
  • Le Rheu (28km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (37km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (41km)

Geography and distances

Le Crouais is in the north-west of France at 36 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Le Crouais is 338 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Crouais

Canton: Saint-Méen-le-Grand

Arrondissement: Rennes

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35290

Distance to Le Crouais

from Rennes (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 338 km

from Calais: 419 km

from Nice: 882 km

from Bordeaux: 393 km

from Strasbourg: 731 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 Le Crouais from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boisgervilly, Quedillac, Saint-Meen-le-Grand and Saint-Onen-la-Chapelle.

This page in French: Visiter Le Crouais

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