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Nouvoitou tourism and travel guide

Photo of Nouvoitou in Ille-et-Vilaine

Photo is of Chateaugiron at 4 km from Nouvoitou

Visit Nouvoitou: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateaugiron at 4 km and Rennes at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Nouvoitou, 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 Nouvoitou in Brittany.

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



at 4 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Chateaugiron guide


at 13 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Rennes guide


at 27 km (direction east-north-east)

A town not be missed, Vitré has a superb...

See Vitre guide


at 41 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Becherel guide


at 42 km (direction south-west)

Langon is home to an ancient chapel with a Roman fresco...

See Langon guide


at 43 km (direction north-east)

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

See Fougeres guide


at 44 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Saint-Brice-en-Cogles guide


at 44 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Combourg guide


at 46 km (direction west)

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

See Paimpont guide


at 59 km (direction south-west)

Combining and active port with the cobbled streets of the old town,...

See Redon guide
Chateau de Dinan

Chateau de Dinan

Castle at 59 km (direction north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

See Chateau de Dinan guide
Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur

Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur

Church at 59 km (direction north-west), 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 Rue du Jerzual

Dinan Rue du Jerzual

at 59 km (direction north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

See Dinan Rue du Jerzual guide


at 59 km (direction north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

See Dinan guide

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

Map of places to visit near Nouvoitou


Markets in and near Nouvoitou

  • Chateaugiron: market Thursday (3km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne: market Saturday (10km)
  • Janze: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Rennes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (13km)
  • Thorigne-Fouillard: market Sunday (13km)
  • Chateaubourg: market Friday (14km)
  • Bruz: market Friday (15km)
  • Betton: market Sunday (18km)
  • Liffre: market Friday (20km)
  • Pace: market Wednesday (21km)

More information about Nouvoitou, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Nouvoitou, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (8km)
  • Jardins de Broceliande (24km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (41km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (45km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (47km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (48km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (48km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Chevré (16km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (17km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (19km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (20km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (23km)
  • Vallée du Canut (27km)
  • Étang de la Valière (29km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (32km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (34km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (35km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (35km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (36km)
  • Forges de Paimpont (44km)
  • Source - Couesnon (47km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (49km)
  • Île-aux-Pies (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cesson-Sevigne (10km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (12km)
  • Le Rheu (20km)
  • Juvigne (43km)
  • Saint-Juvat (51km)
  • La Gacilly (53km)

Geography and distances

Nouvoitou is in the north-west of France at 13 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Nouvoitou is 301 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Nouvoitou

Canton: Châteaugiron

Arrondissement: Rennes

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35410

Distance to Nouvoitou

from Rennes (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 301 km

from Calais: 406 km

from Nice: 835 km

from Bordeaux: 364 km

from Strasbourg: 690 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 Nouvoitou from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amanlis, Bourgbarre, Chantepie, Chateaugiron, Domloup, Saint-Armel and Vern-sur-Seiche.

This page in French: Visiter Nouvoitou

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