Saint-Rieul tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Rieul: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Rieul is situated in the Cotes-d'Armor department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 27 kilometres from Saint-Brieuc, the department capital (general information: Saint-Rieul is 353 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Plancoet at 16 km and Moncontour at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Rieul, 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-Rieul in Brittany.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Cotes-d'Armor

Map of places to visit near Saint-Rieul

Markets in and near Saint-Rieul

  • Lamballe: market Thursday all day (8km)
  • Plancoet: market Saturday (16km)
  • Broons: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Pleneuf-Val-Andre: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • Matignon: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Erquy: market Saturday (21km)
  • Saint-Jacut-de-la-Mer: market Friday (24km)
  • Saint-Cast-le-Guildo: market Monday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Saint-Brieuc: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (26km)
  • Lancieux: market Tuesday & Tuesday (27km)

More information about Saint-Rieul, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Saint-Rieul, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Cap d'Erquy / Cap Frehel (21km)
  • Beauport Abbey (57km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Colombier (21km)
  • Jardins de Montmarin (31km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (38km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (39km)
  • Jardin du Botrain (50km)
  • Jardins de Broceliande (60km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - Rance (19km)
  • Îlot du Verdelet (21km)
  • Îlot de la Colombière (25km)
  • Le Grand-Pourier (27km)
  • Cap Frehel (28km)
  • Baie de Lancieux, baie de l'Arguenon, archipel de Saint-Malo et Dinard (28km)
  • Baie de Saint-Brieuc (30km)
  • Îlots Notre-Dame et Chevret (35km)
  • Rance (fleuve) (35km)
  • Embouchure - Rance (36km)
  • Estuaire de la Rance (36km)
  • Cézembre (36km)
  • Pointe de la Varde (41km)
  • Havre de Rothéneuf (44km)
  • Île Besnard (44km)
  • Côte de Cancale à Paramé (47km)
  • Île du Guesclin (48km)
  • Île des Rimains (51km)
  • Pointe du Grouin (52km)
  • Île des Landes (52km)
  • Abbaye de Beauport (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Bedee (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Juvat (29km)
  • Quintin (37km)
  • Saint-Malo (37km)
  • Saint-Gilles-Vieux-Marche (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zooparc de Trégomeur (38km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Rieul

Canton: Lamballe

Arrondissement: Saint-Brieuc

Department: Cotes-d'Armor

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 22270

Distance to Saint-Rieul

from Saint-Brieuc (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 353 km

from Calais: 415 km

from Nice: 913 km

from Bordeaux: 425 km

from Strasbourg: 748 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Malhoure, Noyal, Pledeliac, Plestan and Tramain.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Rieul