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Taillis tourism and travel guide

Photo of Taillis in Ille-et-Vilaine

Photo is of Vitre at 7 km from Taillis

Visit Taillis: highlights and tourist information

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Taillis is situated in the Ille-et-Vilaine department and Brittany region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vitre at 7 km and Fougeres at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Taillis, 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 Taillis in Brittany.

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



at 7 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Vitre guide


at 19 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Fougeres guide


at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Chateaugiron guide


at 27 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Saint-Brice-en-Cogles guide


at 34 km (direction west)

An unmissable highlight in the region, Rennes has a very picturesque medieval...

See Rennes guide


at 37 km (direction east-south-east), in the Mayenne department

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

See Laval guide
Les Jardins des Renaudies

Les Jardins des Renaudies

Garden at 37 km (direction east-north-east), in the Mayenne department

Les Jardins des Renaudies is a pretty garden in north-west France...

See Les Jardins des Renaudies guide


at 45 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Combourg guide
Mayenne (town)

Mayenne (town)

at 48 km (direction east-north-east), in the Mayenne department

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

See Mayenne (town) guide


Heritage Site at 54 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 56 km (direction north-west)

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

See Dol-de-Bretagne guide


at 58 km (direction north-west)

Mont Dol is a small village with a hill...

See Mont-Dol guide


at 63 km (direction north-east), in the Orne department

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

See Domfront guide

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

Map of places to visit near Taillis


Markets in and near Taillis

  • Vitre: market Monday (7km)
  • Saint-Aubin-du-Cormier: market Thursday (14km)
  • Chateaubourg: market Friday (14km)
  • Fougeres: market Saturday (18km)
  • Liffre: market Friday (20km)
  • Port-Brillet: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Chateaugiron: market Thursday (25km)
  • Thorigne-Fouillard: market Sunday (26km)
  • Ernee: market Tuesday (26km)
  • La Guerche-de-Bretagne: market Tuesday (27km)

More information about Taillis, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Taillis, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Vitre (8km)
  • Chateau-Gontier (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Pellerine (20km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (23km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (26km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (28km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (36km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (36km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Étang de la Cantache (6km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (6km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (10km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (11km)
  • Étang de la Valière (12km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (14km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (18km)
  • Source - Couesnon (19km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (22km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (24km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (25km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (25km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (35km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Juvigne (16km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (28km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (38km)
  • Le Rheu (42km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (52km)
  • Coudray (62km)

Geography and distances

Taillis is in the north-west of France at 34 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Taillis is 275 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Taillis

Canton: Vitré-Ouest

Arrondissement: Rennes

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35500

Distance to Taillis

from Rennes (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 275 km

from Calais: 380 km

from Nice: 825 km

from Bordeaux: 376 km

from Strasbourg: 665 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 Taillis from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Balaze, Champeaux, Chatillon-en-Vendelais, Landavran, Mece, Montreuil-sous-Perouse, Saint-Christophe-Des-Bois and Val-d'Ize.

This page in French: Visiter Taillis

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