Saint-Thurial tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Thurial: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Thurial is situated in the Ille-et-Vilaine department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 21 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Saint-Thurial is 329 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Paimpont at 18 km and Rennes at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Thurial, 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-Thurial 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-Thurial

Markets in and near Saint-Thurial

  • Mordelles: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Montfort-sur-Meu: market Friday (12km)
  • Plelan-le-Grand: market Sunday (13km)
  • Bruz: market Friday (14km)
  • Maure-de-Bretagne: market Sunday (16km)
  • Pace: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Montauban-de-Bretagne: market Wednesday all day (21km)
  • Rennes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (21km)
  • Saint-Meen-le-Grand: market Saturday (26km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne: market Saturday (26km)

More information about Saint-Thurial, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Saint-Thurial, France

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Broceliande (6km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (30km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (32km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée du Canut (6km)
  • Forges de Paimpont (16km)
  • Forêt de Paimpont (18km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (33km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (34km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (36km)
  • Île-aux-Pies (37km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (41km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (41km)
  • Source - Rance (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Bedee (17km)
  • Grand-Fougeray (37km)
  • Saint-Brice-en-Cogles (60km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Rheu (13km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (17km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (26km)
  • La Gacilly (33km)
  • Saint-Juvat (37km)
  • Rochefort-en-Terre (47km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Thurial

Canton: Plélan-le-Grand

Arrondissement: Rennes

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35310

Distance to Saint-Thurial

from Rennes (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 329 km

from Calais: 425 km

from Nice: 859 km

from Bordeaux: 370 km

from Strasbourg: 718 km

Getting here

Saint-Thurial 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-Thurial from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baulon, Breal-sous-Montfort, Lassy, Le Verger, Monterfil and Treffendel.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Thurial