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Montreuil-le-Gast tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montreuil-le-Gast in Ille-et-Vilaine

Photo is of Rennes at 15 km from Montreuil-le-Gast

Visit Montreuil-le-Gast: highlights and tourist information

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Montreuil-le-Gast is situated in the Ille-et-Vilaine department and Brittany region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Rennes at 15 km and Becherel at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montreuil-le-Gast, 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 Montreuil-le-Gast in Brittany.

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



at 15 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Rennes guide


at 17 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Becherel guide


at 18 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Combourg guide


at 27 km (direction south-east)

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

See Chateaugiron guide


at 32 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Saint-Brice-en-Cogles guide
Chateau de Dinan

Chateau de Dinan

Castle at 33 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

See Chateau de Dinan guide
Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur

Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur

Church at 33 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

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

Dinan Rue du Jerzual

at 33 km (direction west-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 33 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

See Dinan guide
Dinan church of Saint-Malo

Dinan church of Saint-Malo

Church at 33 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

See Dinan church of Saint-Malo guide


at 34 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Dol-de-Bretagne guide


at 36 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Mont-Dol guide


at 40 km (direction east-south-east)

A town not be missed, Vitré has a superb historic centre with...

See Vitre guide


at 40 km (direction east-north-east)

The castle and historic lower town are the main attraction,...

See Fougeres guide

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

Map of places to visit near Montreuil-le-Gast


Markets in and near Montreuil-le-Gast

  • Melesse: market Thursday (4km)
  • Betton: market Sunday (9km)
  • Pace: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Tinteniac: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Thorigne-Fouillard: market Sunday (15km)
  • Rennes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (15km)
  • Liffre: market Friday (16km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne: market Saturday (17km)
  • Combourg: market Monday (18km)
  • Montfort-sur-Meu: market Friday (21km)

More information about Montreuil-le-Gast, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Montreuil-le-Gast, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (17km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (21km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (21km)
  • Jardins de Broceliande (24km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (26km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (30km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (40km)
  • Jardins de Montmarin (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (11km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (12km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (13km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (15km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (25km)
  • Vallée du Canut (33km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (34km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (35km)
  • Estuaire de la Rance (39km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (40km)
  • Forges de Paimpont (42km)
  • Forêt de Paimpont (42km)
  • Îlots Notre-Dame et Chevret (44km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (44km)
  • Couesnon (44km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (44km)
  • Étang de la Valière (45km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (46km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (46km)
  • Rance (fleuve) (50km)
  • Embouchure - Rance (50km)
  • Baie de Lancieux, baie de l'Arguenon, archipel de Saint-Malo et Dinard (54km)
  • Îlot de la Colombière (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cesson-Sevigne (17km)
  • Le Rheu (17km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (23km)
  • Saint-Juvat (27km)
  • Saint-Malo (50km)

Geography and distances

Montreuil-le-Gast is in the north-west of France at 15 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Montreuil-le-Gast is 307 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Montreuil-le-Gast

Canton: Saint-Aubin-d'Aubigné

Arrondissement: Rennes

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35520

Distance to Montreuil-le-Gast

from Rennes (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 307 km

from Calais: 396 km

from Nice: 858 km

from Bordeaux: 389 km

from Strasbourg: 700 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 Montreuil-le-Gast from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Geveze, Guipel, Hede, La Meziere, Melesse, Saint-Germain-sur-Ille, Saint-Medard-sur-Ille and Vignoc.

This page in French: Visiter Montreuil-le-Gast

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