Rochefort-en-Terre tourism and travel guide

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Visit Rochefort-en-Terre: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Now listed as one of the 'most beautiful villages in France' you will enjoy a stroll around the centre of Rochefort-en-Terre and a look at the castle

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Rochefort-en-Terre. For detailed visitor information see the Rochefort-en-Terre travel guide.

Rochefort-en-Terre is situated in the Morbihan department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 32 kilometres from Vannes, the department capital (general information: Rochefort-en-Terre is 370 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Rochefort-en-Terre include "ville fleurie 4*".

Popular places to visit nearby include La Roche-Bernard at 20 km and Vannes at 32 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rochefort-en-Terre, 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 Rochefort-en-Terre in Brittany.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Morbihan

Map of places to visit near Rochefort-en-Terre

Markets in and near Rochefort-en-Terre

  • Questembert: market Monday (10km)
  • Malestroit: market Thursday (13km)
  • La Gacilly: market Saturday (17km)
  • Elven: market Friday (19km)
  • Muzillac: market Friday (19km)
  • Redon: market Saturday & Monday all day & Friday (20km)
  • La Roche-Bernard: market Thursday (21km)
  • Surzur: market Thursday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Ploermel: market Friday (26km)
  • Damgan: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (26km)

More information about Rochefort-en-Terre, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Rochefort-en-Terre, France

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


  • Aquarium de Vannes (33km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Briere (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Broceliande (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île-aux-Pies (17km)
  • Source - Rivière de Noyalo (17km)
  • Marais de Vilaine (19km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des marais de Séné (29km)
  • Passage Saint-Armel (31km)
  • Embouchure - Rivière de Noyalo (31km)
  • Source - Marle (31km)
  • Anse de Mancel (31km)
  • Presqu'île de la Villeneuve (31km)
  • Pont de Kérino (32km)
  • Marais Salants de Guérande (33km)
  • Embouchure - Marle (34km)
  • Presqu'île de Conleau (34km)
  • Maison rose (Séné) (34km)
  • Embouchure - Vincin
    (Rivière de Conleau) (34km)
  • Vincin (34km)
  • Moulin à marée de Campen (34km)
  • Pont du Vincin (35km)
  • Forges de Paimpont (36km)
  • Golfe du Morbihan (36km)
  • Forêt de Paimpont (38km)
  • Presqu'île de Rhuys (39km)
  • Source - Vincin (Rivière de Conleau) (40km)
  • Étang de Toulvern (45km)
  • Vallée du Canut (45km)
  • Phare de Port-Navalo (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • La Vraie-Croix (15km)
  • La Gacilly (17km)
  • Le Rheu (60km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du château de Branféré (12km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rochefort-en-Terre

Canton: Rochefort-en-Terre

Arrondissement: Vannes

Department: Morbihan

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 56220

Distance to Rochefort-en-Terre

from Vannes (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 370 km

from Calais: 472 km

from Nice: 868 km

from Bordeaux: 346 km

from Strasbourg: 754 km

Getting here

Rochefort-en-Terre is in the north-west of France. Most visitors While most UK visitors will arrive by car from the ferry port at Saint Malo a drive of 2-3 hours is still common. For driving distances to Rochefort-en-Terre from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Malansac, Pluherlin and Saint-Grave.

This page in French: Visiter Rochefort-en-Terre