Visseiche tourism and travel guide

Photo of Visseiche in Ille-et-Vilaine

Photo is of Chateaugiron at 18 km from Visseiche

Visit Visseiche: highlights and tourist information

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Visseiche is situated in the Ille-et-Vilaine 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 Visseiche in Brittany.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateaugiron at 18 km and Vitre at 20 km.

Visseiche, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 18 km (direction west-north-west)

The castle and towers in the heart of old Chateaugiron help explain why it...

See Chateaugiron guide


at 20 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Vitre guide


at 33 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Rennes guide


at 42 km (direction east-north-east), in the Mayenne department

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

See Laval guide


at 45 km (direction north-north-east)

The castle and historic lower town are the main attraction, but be sure to...

See Fougeres guide


at 48 km (direction west-south-west)

Langon is home to an ancient chapel with a Roman fresco...

See Langon guide
Les Jardins des Renaudies

Les Jardins des Renaudies

Garden at 59 km (direction 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 61 km (direction west-north-west)

Becherel is a pretty town and a centre for books....

See Becherel guide

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Map of places to visit near Visseiche


Markets in and near Visseiche

  • La Guerche-de-Bretagne: market Tuesday (5km)
  • Janze: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Chateaugiron: market Thursday (19km)
  • Chateaubourg: market Friday (19km)
  • Vitre: market Monday (20km)
  • Renaze: market Friday (25km)
  • Pouance: market Thursday (26km)
  • Craon: market Monday (29km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne: market Saturday (29km)
  • Port-Brillet: market Tuesday (30km)

More information about Visseiche, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Visseiche, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Vitre (20km)
  • Chateau-Gontier (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (24km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (29km)
  • Jardins de Broceliande (43km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (44km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Étang de la Valière (19km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (20km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (21km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (22km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (23km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (26km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (32km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (33km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (33km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (36km)
  • Source - Couesnon (43km)
  • Vallée du Canut (44km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Grand-Fougeray (41km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cesson-Sevigne (29km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (32km)
  • Juvigne (36km)
  • Le Rheu (40km)

Geography and distances

Visseiche is in the north-west of France at 33 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Visseiche is 287 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Visseiche

Canton: Guerche-de-Bretagne

Arrondissement: Rennes

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35130

Distance to Visseiche

from Rennes (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 287 km

from Calais: 403 km

from Nice: 814 km

from Bordeaux: 351 km

from Strasbourg: 673 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 Visseiche from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arbrissel, Domalain, Drouges, La Guerche-de-Bretagne, Marcille-Robert, Moulins, Mousse, Rannee and Retiers.

This page in French: Visiter Visseiche