Saint-Gilles-du-Mene tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Moncontour at 14 km from Saint-Gilles-du-Mene

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Saint-Gilles-du-Mene is situated in the Cotes-d'Armor department and Brittany region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Saint-Gilles-du-Mene in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Moncontour at 14 km and Josselin at 32 km.

Saint-Gilles-du-Mene, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 14 km (direction north-west)

The highlight in Moncontour is exploring the streets of half-timbered houses within the medieval...

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at 32 km (direction south), in the Morbihan department

The castle and the river are the centre of your visit to the historic...

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Chateau de Josselin

Chateau de Josselin

Castle at 33 km (direction south), in the Morbihan department

The Chateau de Josselin has a 1000 year history and includes both medieval and...

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at 34 km (direction north-west)

Saint-Brieuc has a cathedral and a historic centre with several medieval houses to see...

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Chateau de Pontivy

Chateau de Pontivy

Castle at 36 km (direction west-south-west), in the Morbihan department

The Chateau de Pontivy has dominated the centre of Pontivy in Morbihan since 1485...

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Pointe du Roselier

Pointe du Roselier

at 36 km (direction north-north-west)

The Pointe du Roselier is a beautiful view of the cliffs and Bay of...

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at 37 km (direction west-south-west), in the Morbihan department

Pontivy is particularly interesting because it has a medieval old town and also a...

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at 38 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Paimpont is well known for its 'magical forest', part of the ancient forests that...

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Le Val-André

Le Val-André

at 38 km (direction east-south-east)

Le Val-André is a family friendly seaside resort on the Brittany coast...

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at 39 km (direction north-east)

Quiet when compared with the coast towns in Brittany, Plancoet and the nearby valley...

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Forges des Salles

Forges des Salles

at 43 km (direction west)

Attraction or village? The Forges des Salles was a 19th century village for workers...

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Seaside resort at 43 km (direction north-north-east)

Erquy is a small resort near several sandy beaches and the viewpoint at Cap...

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Chateau de Dinan

Chateau de Dinan

Castle at 44 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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at 44 km (direction east-north-east)

The extensive medieval centre of the walled town of Dinan ensure its popularity -...

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Markets in and near Saint-Gilles-du-Mene

  • Loudeac: market Saturday (17km)
  • Ploeuc-sur-Lie: market Thursday (19km)
  • Broons: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Lamballe: market Thursday all day (25km)
  • Mauron: market Friday (27km)
  • Saint-Meen-le-Grand: market Saturday (27km)
  • Quintin: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Josselin: market Saturday (32km)
  • Saint-Brieuc: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (33km)
  • Plerin: market Sunday (36km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Gilles-du-Mene, France

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

Grand sites of France

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Colombier (18km)
  • Jardin du Botrain (33km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (45km)
  • Jardins de Montmarin (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - Rance (6km)
  • Lac de Guerlédan (37km)
  • Forêt de Paimpont (38km)
  • Îlot du Verdelet (40km)
  • Forges de Paimpont (42km)
  • Îlot de la Colombière (49km)
  • Baie de Lancieux, baie de l'Arguenon, archipel de Saint-Malo et Dinard (51km)
  • Estuaire de la Rance (55km)
  • Îlots Notre-Dame et Chevret (56km)
  • Rance (fleuve) (58km)
  • Embouchure - Rance (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gilles-Vieux-Marche (31km)
  • Quintin (32km)
  • Saint-Juvat (39km)
  • Saint-Malo (59km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zooparc de Trégomeur (45km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Gilles-du-Mene is in the north-west of France at 34 kilometres from Saint-Brieuc, the department capital (general information: Saint-Gilles-du-Mene is 367 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Gilles-du-Mene

Canton: Collinée

Arrondissement: Dinan

Department: Cotes-d'Armor

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 22330

Distance to Saint-Gilles-du-Mene

from Saint-Brieuc (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 367 km

from Calais: 437 km

from Nice: 911 km

from Bordeaux: 408 km

from Strasbourg: 760 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive by car, often from a ferry port such as Roscoff or Saint Malo nearby on the northern Brittany coast. For driving distances to Saint-Gilles-du-Mene from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Collinee, Laurenan, Plessala, Saint-Goueno and Saint-Jacut-du-Mene.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Gilles-du-Mene