Saint-Pere tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Pere: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Pere is situated in the Ille-et-Vilaine department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 56 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Saint-Pere is 315 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Suliac at 4 km and Emerald Coast at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Pere, 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-Pere in Brittany.

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

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Saint-Pere

Markets in and near Saint-Pere

  • Saint-Malo: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (10km)
  • Dinard: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (11km)
  • Cancale: market Sunday (11km)
  • Dol-de-Bretagne: market Saturday (13km)
  • Saint-Lunaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Lancieux: market Tuesday & Tuesday (17km)
  • Dinan: market Thursday (17km)
  • Saint-Jacut-de-la-Mer: market Friday (19km)
  • Combourg: market Monday (24km)
  • Plancoet: market Saturday (24km)

More information about Saint-Pere, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Saint-Pere, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Montmarin (10km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (21km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (32km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (33km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (35km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Estuaire de la Rance (5km)
  • Îlots Notre-Dame et Chevret (6km)
  • Rance (fleuve) (10km)
  • Embouchure - Rance (11km)
  • Havre de Rothéneuf (11km)
  • Côte de Cancale à Paramé (11km)
  • Île Besnard (12km)
  • Pointe de la Varde (12km)
  • Île du Guesclin (12km)
  • Île des Rimains (13km)
  • Cézembre (15km)
  • Pointe du Grouin (15km)
  • Île des Landes (15km)
  • Baie de Lancieux, baie de l'Arguenon, archipel de Saint-Malo et Dinard (19km)
  • Îlot de la Colombière (21km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (30km)
  • Couesnon (31km)
  • Cap Frehel (31km)
  • Chausey (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (32km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (34km)
  • Le Grand-Pourier (43km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (48km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (51km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (52km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Pere

Canton: Châteauneuf-d'Ille-et-Vilaine

Arrondissement: Saint-Malo

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35430

Distance to Saint-Pere

from Rennes (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 315 km

from Calais: 377 km

from Nice: 891 km

from Bordeaux: 430 km

from Strasbourg: 711 km

Getting here

Saint-Pere is in the north-west of France. 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-Pere from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Gouesniere, La Ville-Es-Nonais, Langrolay-sur-Rance, Lillemer, Saint-Guinoux, Saint-Jouan-Des-Guerets, Saint-Meloir-Des-Ondes and Saint-Suliac.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Pere