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Photo is of Rennes at 8 km from Pace

Visit Pace: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Rennes at 8 km and Becherel at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pace, 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 Pace in Brittany.

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



at 8 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Rennes guide


at 21 km (direction north-west)

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

See Becherel guide


at 23 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Chateaugiron guide


at 29 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Combourg guide


at 33 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Paimpont guide
Chateau de Dinan

Chateau de Dinan

Castle at 39 km (direction north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

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

See Chateau de Dinan guide
Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur

Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur

Church at 39 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


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

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

See Dinan guide
Dinan Rue du Jerzual

Dinan Rue du Jerzual

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

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

See Dinan Rue du Jerzual guide
Dinan church of Saint-Malo

Dinan church of Saint-Malo

Church at 40 km (direction north-west), 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


at 42 km (direction east)

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

See Vitre guide


at 42 km (direction north-east)

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

See Saint-Brice-en-Cogles guide


at 45 km (direction north-east)

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

See Dol-de-Bretagne guide


at 47 km (direction north-east)

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

See Mont-Dol guide

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

Map of places to visit near Pace


Markets in and near Pace

Market days in Pace: weekly market: Wednesday;

  • Pace: market Wednesday (0km)
  • Rennes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (8km)
  • Melesse: market Thursday (10km)
  • Mordelles: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Betton: market Sunday (10km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne: market Saturday (13km)
  • Montfort-sur-Meu: market Friday (14km)
  • Bruz: market Friday (14km)
  • Thorigne-Fouillard: market Sunday (14km)
  • Tinteniac: market Wednesday (21km)

More information about Pace, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Pace, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Broceliande (13km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (19km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (21km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (29km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (37km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (41km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Rennes (16km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (17km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (19km)
  • Vallée du Canut (21km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (24km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (27km)
  • Forges de Paimpont (32km)
  • Forêt de Paimpont (33km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (37km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (45km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Rheu (5km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (13km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (13km)
  • Saint-Juvat (30km)
  • La Gacilly (50km)

Geography and distances

Pace is in the north-west of France at 8 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Pace is 314 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Pace

Canton: Rennes-Nord-Ouest

Arrondissement: Rennes

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35740

Distance to Pace

from Rennes (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 314 km

from Calais: 407 km

from Nice: 855 km

from Bordeaux: 379 km

from Strasbourg: 705 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 Pace from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chapelle-Des-Fougeretz, Clayes, Le Rheu, Montgermont, Parthenay-de-Bretagne, Saint-Gilles and Vezin-le-Coquet.

This page in French: Visiter Pace

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