Plechatel tourism and travel guide

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Visit Plechatel: highlights and tourist information

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Plechatel is situated in the Ille-et-Vilaine department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 25 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Plechatel is 321 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Langon at 21 km and Rennes at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Plechatel, 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 Plechatel in Brittany.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Plechatel

Markets in and near Plechatel

  • Bain-de-Bretagne: market Monday (8km)
  • Bruz: market Friday (14km)
  • Maure-de-Bretagne: market Sunday (19km)
  • Janze: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Mordelles: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Rennes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (25km)
  • Chateaugiron: market Thursday (25km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne: market Saturday (27km)
  • Pace: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Plelan-le-Grand: market Sunday (29km)

More information about Plechatel, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Plechatel, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Broceliande (19km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (29km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée du Canut (14km)
  • Forges de Paimpont (31km)
  • Île-aux-Pies (34km)
  • Forêt de Paimpont (34km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (35km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (38km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (38km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (38km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (44km)
  • Marais de Vilaine (45km)
  • Étang de la Valière (49km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Grand-Fougeray (19km)
  • Bedee (35km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (16km)
  • Le Rheu (23km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (27km)
  • La Gacilly (32km)
  • Rochefort-en-Terre (49km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Plechatel

Canton: Bain-de-Bretagne

Arrondissement: Redon

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35470

Distance to Plechatel

from Rennes (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 321 km

from Calais: 428 km

from Nice: 839 km

from Bordeaux: 352 km

from Strasbourg: 707 km

Getting here

Plechatel 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 Plechatel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bain-de-Bretagne, Bourg-Des-Comptes, Poligne, Saint-Malo-de-Phily and Saint-Senoux.

This page in French: Visiter Plechatel