Rouge tourism and travel guide

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Visit Rouge: highlights and tourist information

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Rouge is situated in the Loire-Atlantique department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 63 kilometres from Nantes, the department capital (general information: Rouge is 305 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateaugiron at 30 km and Langon at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rouge, 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 Rouge in Pays de la Loire.

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


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Map of places to visit near Rouge

Markets in and near Rouge

  • Bain-de-Bretagne: market Monday (19km)
  • Janze: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Pouance: market Thursday (21km)
  • La Guerche-de-Bretagne: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Renaze: market Friday (29km)
  • Chateaugiron: market Thursday (30km)
  • Bruz: market Friday (35km)
  • Chateaubourg: market Friday (37km)
  • Craon: market Monday (38km)
  • Nort-sur-Erdre: market Friday (38km)

More information about Rouge, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Rouge, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (37km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (38km)
  • Jardins de Broceliande (43km)
  • Jardins du Pin (60km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée du Canut (40km)
  • Étang de la Valière (41km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (41km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (41km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (43km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (44km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Grand-Fougeray (22km)
  • Bedee (58km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (35km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (39km)
  • Le Rheu (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rouge

Canton: Rougé

Arrondissement: Châteaubriant

Department: Loire-Atlantique

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 44660

Distance to Rouge

from Nantes (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 305 km

from Calais: 425 km

from Nice: 814 km

from Bordeaux: 334 km

from Strasbourg: 687 km

Getting here

Rouge is in the north-west of France. Most visitors arrive by car via one of the ferry ports such as Saint-Malo or Cherbourg. Allow around 3 hours for the trip in France. For driving distances to Rouge from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ferce, Ruffigne and Soulvache.

This page in French: Visiter Rouge