Le Vivier-sur-Mer tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Vivier-sur-Mer: highlights and tourist information

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Le Vivier-sur-Mer is situated in the Ille-et-Vilaine department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 55 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Le Vivier-sur-Mer is 303 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mont-Dol at 4 km and Dol-de-Bretagne at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Vivier-sur-Mer, 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 Vivier-sur-Mer 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 Le Vivier-sur-Mer

Markets in and near Le Vivier-sur-Mer

  • Dol-de-Bretagne: market Saturday (6km)
  • Cancale: market Sunday (10km)
  • Saint-Malo: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (19km)
  • Pontorson: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Dinard: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (21km)
  • Combourg: market Monday (22km)
  • Carolles: market Thursday (23km)
  • Jullouville: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Saint-Lunaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Dinan: market Thursday (26km)

More information about Le Vivier-sur-Mer, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Le Vivier-sur-Mer, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Montmarin (21km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (25km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (25km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (26km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (36km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île des Rimains (10km)
  • Île des Landes (13km)
  • Pointe du Grouin (13km)
  • Côte de Cancale à Paramé (14km)
  • Île du Guesclin (14km)
  • Estuaire de la Rance (15km)
  • Havre de Rothéneuf (16km)
  • Île Besnard (17km)
  • Îlots Notre-Dame et Chevret (17km)
  • Pointe de la Varde (18km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (19km)
  • Couesnon (19km)
  • Rance (fleuve) (20km)
  • Embouchure - Rance (20km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (22km)
  • Cézembre (24km)
  • Chausey (28km)
  • Baie de Lancieux, baie de l'Arguenon, archipel de Saint-Malo et Dinard (29km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (30km)
  • Îlot de la Colombière (32km)
  • Cap Frehel (41km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (45km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (47km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (50km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (60km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Dol-de-Bretagne (6km)
  • Ducey (36km)
  • Saint-Brice-en-Cogles (37km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (42km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Vivier-sur-Mer

Canton: Dol-de-Bretagne

Arrondissement: Saint-Malo

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35960

Distance to Le Vivier-sur-Mer

from Rennes (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 303 km

from Calais: 368 km

from Nice: 883 km

from Bordeaux: 428 km

from Strasbourg: 700 km

Getting here

Le Vivier-sur-Mer 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 Le Vivier-sur-Mer from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baguer-Pican, Cherrueix, Dol-de-Bretagne, Hirel, La Fresnais and Mont-Dol.

This page in French: Visiter Le Vivier-sur-Mer