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Saint-Christophe-Des-Bois tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Christophe-Des-Bois in Ille-et-Vilaine

Photo is of Vitre at 12 km from Saint-Christophe-Des-Bois

Visit Saint-Christophe-Des-Bois: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Christophe-Des-Bois is situated in the Ille-et-Vilaine department and Brittany region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vitre at 12 km and Fougeres at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Christophe-Des-Bois, 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-Christophe-Des-Bois in Brittany.

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



at 12 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Vitre guide


at 14 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Fougeres guide


at 22 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Saint-Brice-en-Cogles guide


at 27 km (direction south-west)

The castle and towers in the heart of old Chateaugiron help explain...

See Chateaugiron guide


at 34 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Rennes guide
Les Jardins des Renaudies

Les Jardins des Renaudies

Garden at 36 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


at 40 km (direction east-south-east), in the Mayenne department

The castle, the river and the historic centre make the substantial town...

See Laval guide


at 42 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Combourg guide
Mayenne (town)

Mayenne (town)

at 48 km (direction east), in the Mayenne department

Quite a small town, the highlight of a visit to Mayenne is...

See Mayenne (town) guide


Heritage Site at 49 km (direction north-north-west), in the Manche department

No visit to Normandy would be complete without visiting the iconic Abbey...

See Mont-Saint-Michel guide


at 52 km (direction west-north-west)

The lovely old town in Dol-de-Bretagne ensure it remains one of the...

See Dol-de-Bretagne guide


at 54 km (direction west-north-west)

Mont Dol is a small village with a hill top on which...

See Mont-Dol guide


at 60 km (direction east-north-east), in the Orne department

The castle forms an excellent backdrop to the cobbled streets in the...

See Domfront guide

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

Map of places to visit near Saint-Christophe-Des-Bois


Markets in and near Saint-Christophe-Des-Bois

  • Saint-Aubin-du-Cormier: market Thursday (12km)
  • Vitre: market Monday (12km)
  • Fougeres: market Saturday (14km)
  • Chateaubourg: market Friday (17km)
  • Liffre: market Friday (19km)
  • Port-Brillet: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Ernee: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Thorigne-Fouillard: market Sunday (26km)
  • Chateaugiron: market Thursday (28km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne: market Saturday (29km)

More information about Saint-Christophe-Des-Bois, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Saint-Christophe-Des-Bois, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Pellerine (18km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (21km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (24km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (28km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (31km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (32km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (5km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (10km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (13km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (15km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (15km)
  • Étang de la Valière (16km)
  • Source - Couesnon (17km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (20km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (21km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (22km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (24km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (24km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (32km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (37km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (48km)
  • Couesnon (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Juvigne (16km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (29km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (40km)
  • Le Rheu (43km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (50km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Christophe-Des-Bois is in the north-west of France at 34 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Saint-Christophe-Des-Bois is 274 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Christophe-Des-Bois

Canton: Vitré-Ouest

Arrondissement: Rennes

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35210

Distance to Saint-Christophe-Des-Bois

from Rennes (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 274 km

from Calais: 376 km

from Nice: 828 km

from Bordeaux: 380 km

from Strasbourg: 665 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-Christophe-Des-Bois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chatillon-en-Vendelais, Combourtille, Mece, Montreuil-Des-Landes, Parce, Saint-Georges-de-Chesne, Taillis and Val-d'Ize.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Christophe-Des-Bois

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