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Saint-Aubin-du-Pavail tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateaugiron at 3 km from Saint-Aubin-du-Pavail

Visit Saint-Aubin-du-Pavail: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Aubin-du-Pavail is situated in the Ille-et-Vilaine department and Brittany region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateaugiron at 3 km and Rennes at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Aubin-du-Pavail, 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 Saint-Aubin-du-Pavail in Brittany.

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



at 3 km (direction west-north-west)

The castle and towers in the heart of old...

See Chateaugiron guide


at 18 km (direction west-north-west)

An unmissable highlight in the region, Rennes has a very picturesque medieval...

See Rennes guide


at 21 km (direction east-north-east)

A town not be missed, Vitré has a superb historic centre...

See Vitre guide


at 40 km (direction north-east)

The castle and historic lower town are the main attraction,...

See Fougeres guide


at 42 km (direction north-north-east)

Most visitors to Saint-Brice-en-Cogles also enjoy the tour of the local...

See Saint-Brice-en-Cogles guide


at 46 km (direction west-north-west)

Becherel is a pretty town and a centre for books....

See Becherel guide


at 46 km (direction south-west)

Langon is home to an ancient chapel with a...

See Langon guide


at 46 km (direction north-west)

Combourg is best known for the Chateau de Combourg, once home...

See Combourg guide
Les Jardins des Renaudies

Les Jardins des Renaudies

Garden at 61 km (direction east-north-east), in the Mayenne department

Les Jardins des Renaudies is a pretty garden in north-west France...

See Les Jardins des Renaudies guide
Chateau de Dinan

Chateau de Dinan

Castle at 63 km (direction north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

Dinan castle is an imposing medieval castle which also has views across...

See Chateau de Dinan guide
Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur

Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur

Church at 63 km (direction north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

The basilica of Saint-Sauveur in Dinan incorporates romanesque elements...

See Dinan basilica of Saint-Sauveur guide
Dinan Rue du Jerzual

Dinan Rue du Jerzual

at 63 km (direction north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

The Rue du Jerzual and the port are two of the...

See Dinan Rue du Jerzual guide


at 63 km (direction north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

The extensive medieval centre of the walled town of Dinan...

See Dinan guide
Dinan church of Saint-Malo

Dinan church of Saint-Malo

Church at 63 km (direction north-west), in the Cotes-d'Armor department

The Church of Saint-Malo in Dinan is a large 15th century church...

See Dinan church of Saint-Malo guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Ille-et-Vilaine

Map of places to visit near Saint-Aubin-du-Pavail


Markets in and near Saint-Aubin-du-Pavail

  • Chateaugiron: market Thursday (3km)
  • Chateaubourg: market Friday (9km)
  • Janze: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne: market Saturday (13km)
  • Thorigne-Fouillard: market Sunday (15km)
  • Rennes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (18km)
  • Liffre: market Friday (19km)
  • La Guerche-de-Bretagne: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Vitre: market Monday (21km)
  • Betton: market Sunday (21km)

More information about Saint-Aubin-du-Pavail, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Saint-Aubin-du-Pavail, France

What to do at Saint-Aubin-du-Pavail? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Aubin-du-Pavail.

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (9km)
  • Jardins de Broceliande (30km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (43km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (44km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (45km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (45km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (46km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (48km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Chevré (13km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (18km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (18km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (19km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (21km)
  • Étang de la Valière (23km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (26km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (29km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (29km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (30km)
  • Vallée du Canut (33km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (36km)
  • Source - Couesnon (42km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cesson-Sevigne (13km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (18km)
  • Le Rheu (26km)
  • Juvigne (38km)
  • Saint-Juvat (55km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Aubin-du-Pavail is in the north-west of France at 18 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Saint-Aubin-du-Pavail is 295 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Aubin-du-Pavail

Canton: Châteaugiron

Arrondissement: Rennes

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35410

Distance to Saint-Aubin-du-Pavail

from Rennes (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 295 km

from Calais: 402 km

from Nice: 830 km

from Bordeaux: 363 km

from Strasbourg: 683 km

Getting here

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 Saint-Aubin-du-Pavail from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amanlis, Chateaugiron, Domagne, Domloup, Osse and Pire-sur-Seiche.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Aubin-du-Pavail

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