Rimou tourism and travel guide

Photo of Rimou in Ille-et-Vilaine

Visit Rimou: highlights and tourist information

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Rimou is situated in the Ille-et-Vilaine department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 34 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Rimou is 288 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Brice-en-Cogles at 11 km and Combourg at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rimou, 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 Rimou 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 Rimou

Markets in and near Rimou

  • Pontorson: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Saint-Aubin-du-Cormier: market Thursday (18km)
  • Combourg: market Monday (18km)
  • Saint-James: market Monday (20km)
  • Liffre: market Friday (21km)
  • Melesse: market Thursday (24km)
  • Fougeres: market Saturday (24km)
  • Dol-de-Bretagne: market Saturday (24km)
  • Tinteniac: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Betton: market Sunday (26km)

More information about Rimou, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Rimou, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (5km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (7km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (19km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (29km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (32km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (34km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (35km)
  • Jardins de Montmarin (45km)
  • Jardins de Broceliande (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (12km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (13km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (20km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (21km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (24km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (24km)
  • Couesnon (24km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (26km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (28km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (31km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (34km)
  • Source - Couesnon (35km)
  • Estuaire de la Rance (38km)
  • Île des Rimains (39km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (40km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (42km)
  • Île des Landes (42km)
  • Îlots Notre-Dame et Chevret (42km)
  • Pointe du Grouin (43km)
  • Étang de la Valière (43km)
  • Côte de Cancale à Paramé (43km)
  • Île du Guesclin (44km)
  • Havre de Rothéneuf (46km)
  • Île Besnard (46km)
  • Pointe de la Varde (47km)
  • Rance (fleuve) (47km)
  • Embouchure - Rance (47km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (49km)
  • Cézembre (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cesson-Sevigne (32km)
  • Le Rheu (39km)
  • Saint-Juvat (40km)
  • Juvigne (40km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (42km)
  • Saint-Malo (47km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rimou

Canton: Antrain

Arrondissement: Fougères

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35560

Distance to Rimou

from Rennes (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 288 km

from Calais: 373 km

from Nice: 855 km

from Bordeaux: 402 km

from Strasbourg: 682 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bazouges-la-Perouse, Chauvigne, Romazy and Tremblay.

This page in French: Visiter Rimou