Montfort-sur-Meu tourism and travel guide

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Visit Montfort-sur-Meu: highlights and tourist information

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Montfort-sur-Meu is situated in the Ille-et-Vilaine department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 21 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Montfort-sur-Meu is 327 kilometres from Paris).

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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Montfort-sur-Meu, 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 Montfort-sur-Meu 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 Montfort-sur-Meu

Markets in and near Montfort-sur-Meu

Market days in Montfort-sur-Meu: weekly market: Friday;

  • Montfort-sur-Meu: market Friday (0km)
  • Montauban-de-Bretagne: market Wednesday all day (10km)
  • Mordelles: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Pace: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Saint-Meen-le-Grand: market Saturday (18km)
  • Plelan-le-Grand: market Sunday (18km)
  • Bruz: market Friday (20km)
  • Rennes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (21km)
  • Melesse: market Thursday (21km)
  • Tinteniac: market Wednesday (23km)

More information about Montfort-sur-Meu, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Montfort-sur-Meu, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Broceliande (12km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (18km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (29km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (32km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (46km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée du Canut (19km)
  • Forêt de Paimpont (21km)
  • Forges de Paimpont (21km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (29km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (30km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (32km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (32km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (40km)
  • Source - Rance (47km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Bedee (5km)
  • Josselin (48km)
  • Saint-Brice-en-Cogles (53km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Rheu (13km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (21km)
  • Saint-Juvat (25km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (26km)
  • La Gacilly (43km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montfort-sur-Meu

Canton: Montfort-sur-Meu

Arrondissement: Rennes

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35160

Distance to Montfort-sur-Meu

from Rennes (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 327 km

from Calais: 416 km

from Nice: 866 km

from Bordeaux: 382 km

from Strasbourg: 718 km

Getting here

Montfort-sur-Meu 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 Montfort-sur-Meu from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bedee, Breteil, Iffendic, La Nouaye, Pleumeleuc, Saint-Uniac and Talensac.

This page in French: Visiter Montfort-sur-Meu