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Saint-Georges-de-Chesne tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Fougeres at 11 km from Saint-Georges-de-Chesne

Visit Saint-Georges-de-Chesne: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Georges-de-Chesne is situated in the Ille-et-Vilaine department and Brittany region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Fougeres at 11 km and Saint-Brice-en-Cogles at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Georges-de-Chesne, 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-Georges-de-Chesne in Brittany.

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



at 11 km (direction north-east)

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

See Fougeres guide


at 16 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Saint-Brice-en-Cogles guide


at 18 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Vitre guide


at 30 km (direction south-west)

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

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...

See Les Jardins des Renaudies guide


at 37 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Combourg guide


Heritage Site at 43 km (direction north-north-west), in the Manche department

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

See Mont-Saint-Michel guide


at 45 km (direction east-south-east), in the Mayenne department

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

See Laval guide


at 46 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Dol-de-Bretagne guide


at 48 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Mont-Dol guide


at 48 km (direction west)

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

See Becherel guide
Mayenne (town)

Mayenne (town)

at 50 km (direction east), in the Mayenne department

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

See Mayenne (town) guide


at 59 km (direction east-north-east), in the Orne department

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

See Domfront guide

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

Map of places to visit near Saint-Georges-de-Chesne


Markets in and near Saint-Georges-de-Chesne

  • Saint-Aubin-du-Cormier: market Thursday (8km)
  • Fougeres: market Saturday (11km)
  • Liffre: market Friday (17km)
  • Vitre: market Monday (18km)
  • Chateaubourg: market Friday (20km)
  • Thorigne-Fouillard: market Sunday (25km)
  • Louvigne-du-Desert: market Friday (26km)
  • Ernee: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Saint-James: market Monday (28km)
  • Betton: market Sunday (28km)

More information about Saint-Georges-de-Chesne, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Saint-Georges-de-Chesne, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (16km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (18km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (25km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (25km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (26km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (32km)
  • Jardins de Broceliande (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (9km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (15km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (16km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (16km)
  • Source - Couesnon (18km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (19km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (19km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (21km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (22km)
  • Étang de la Valière (22km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (23km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (27km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (28km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (31km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (41km)
  • Couesnon (41km)
  • Vallée du Canut (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Juvigne (20km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (29km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (40km)
  • Le Rheu (42km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (50km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Georges-de-Chesne is in the north-west of France at 34 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Saint-Georges-de-Chesne is 276 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Georges-de-Chesne

Canton: Saint-Aubin-du-Cormier

Arrondissement: Fougères

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35140

Distance to Saint-Georges-de-Chesne

from Rennes (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 276 km

from Calais: 374 km

from Nice: 833 km

from Bordeaux: 386 km

from Strasbourg: 667 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-Georges-de-Chesne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bille, Combourtille, Javene, La Chapelle-Saint-Aubert, Mece, Montreuil-Des-Landes, Saint-Christophe-Des-Bois, Saint-Jean-sur-Couesnon, Saint-Marc-sur-Couesnon and Vendel.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Georges-de-Chesne

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