Poce-les-Bois tourism and travel guide

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Visit Poce-les-Bois: highlights and tourist information

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Poce-les-Bois is situated in the Ille-et-Vilaine department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 32 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Poce-les-Bois is 278 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vitre at 3 km and Chateaugiron at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Poce-les-Bois, 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 Poce-les-Bois 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 Poce-les-Bois

Markets in and near Poce-les-Bois

  • Vitre: market Monday (3km)
  • Chateaubourg: market Friday (11km)
  • La Guerche-de-Bretagne: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Saint-Aubin-du-Cormier: market Thursday (19km)
  • Port-Brillet: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Chateaugiron: market Thursday (21km)
  • Liffre: market Friday (22km)
  • Thorigne-Fouillard: market Sunday (25km)
  • Janze: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Fougeres: market Saturday (26km)

More information about Poce-les-Bois, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Poce-les-Bois, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Vitre (3km)
  • Chateau-Gontier (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (20km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (27km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (30km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (34km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (37km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (42km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Étang de la Cantache (3km)
  • Étang de la Valière (7km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (9km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (11km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (13km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (14km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (14km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (23km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (25km)
  • Source - Couesnon (26km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (27km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (32km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (39km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Brice-en-Cogles (34km)
  • Grand-Fougeray (56km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Juvigne (20km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (26km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (35km)
  • Le Rheu (41km)
  • Coudray (57km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (58km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Poce-les-Bois

Canton: Vitré-Ouest

Arrondissement: Rennes

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35500

Distance to Poce-les-Bois

from Rennes (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 278 km

from Calais: 387 km

from Nice: 821 km

from Bordeaux: 368 km

from Strasbourg: 667 km

Getting here

Poce-les-Bois 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 Poce-les-Bois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Champeaux, Cornille, Landavran, Montreuil-sous-Perouse, Saint-Aubin-Des-Landes, Torce and Vitre.

This page in French: Visiter Poce-les-Bois