Ruffigne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ruffigne: highlights and tourist information

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Ruffigne is situated in the Loire-Atlantique department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 60 kilometres from Nantes, the department capital (general information: Ruffigne is 309 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Langon at 27 km and Chateaugiron at 33 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ruffigne, 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 Ruffigne 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 Ruffigne

Markets in and near Ruffigne

  • Bain-de-Bretagne: market Monday (17km)
  • Janze: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Pouance: market Thursday (24km)
  • La Guerche-de-Bretagne: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Chateaugiron: market Thursday (32km)
  • Renaze: market Friday (33km)
  • Nort-sur-Erdre: market Friday (35km)
  • Bruz: market Friday (35km)
  • Blain: market Tuesday & Saturday (37km)
  • Chateaubourg: market Friday (40km)

More information about Ruffigne, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Ruffigne, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (40km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (42km)
  • Jardins de Broceliande (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée du Canut (39km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (44km)
  • Étang de la Valière (45km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (45km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (47km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (48km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Grand-Fougeray (18km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (35km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (41km)
  • Le Rheu (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ruffigne

Canton: Châteaubriant

Arrondissement: Châteaubriant

Department: Loire-Atlantique

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 44660

Distance to Ruffigne

from Nantes (prefecture): 60 km

from Paris: 309 km

from Calais: 430 km

from Nice: 815 km

from Bordeaux: 332 km

from Strasbourg: 691 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ferce, Rouge, Saint-Aubin-Des-Chateaux and Teillay.

This page in French: Visiter Ruffigne