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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Loire-Atlantique

Herbignac - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Loire-Atlantique

Geographical information

Tourism label
Latitude47.4497340 (N 47° 26’ 59”)
Longitude-2.3170440 (W 2° 19’ 1”)
Surface area71.43 km²
Population6322 inhabitants
Density88 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureNantes (78 km, 1h02)
Insee code44072
IntercommunalityCA de la Presqu'île de Guérande Atlantique
RegionPays de la Loire

Nearest cities & towns

Férel4.6 km (7 min)
La Chapelle-des-Marais5.9 km (8 min)
Assérac6.7 km (7 min)
Saint-Lyphard8.3 km (9 min)
La Roche-Bernard8.6 km (10 min)
Camoël8.7 km (10 min)
Sainte-Reine-de-Bretagne10 km (11 min)
Nivillac11.3 km (13 min)
Arzal12.1 km (15 min)
Saint-Molf12.3 km (13 min)
Marzan12.8 km (15 min)
Missillac13.7 km (15 min)
Saint-Joachim13.9 km (14 min)

Things to see and do

Castle Ranrouët, listed as of historical monuments, offers a magnificent summary of the Breton military architecture from the 13th to the 17th century. Open April 1 to September 30 and all year round for groups by reservation.

The Tourist and Heritage offers a permanent exhibition on pottery Herbignac and temporary exhibitions. Open July to September.

Places of interest


Events and festivities

Market potters, nationally recognized, the weekend of the Ascension.


View gatehouse
View gatehouse
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Ranrouët Castle Aerial View
Ranrouët Castle Aerial View
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Castle Ranrouët
Castle Ranrouët
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Maiden microlight flight
Sports sensations85 € to 140 € La Baule-Escoublac (18.3 km)
Surfing lessons or course
Sports sensations35 € to 150 € Saint-Brevin-les-Pins (27 km)
Taste oysters and clams
Local flavours7 € Île-aux-Moines (43 km)
Tandem skydiving from a helicopter
Sports sensations280 € to 290 € Monterblanc (44 km)
Sea trip in the Morbihan Gulf and islands
Nature and the great outdoors29 € to 50 € Arradon (44 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Grand Val Trail-caden
HikeAthletic5h00Caden (20 km)
Vélocéan - Cycling in Loire-Atlantique
Cycling itineraryEasy4h30Saint-Brevin-les-Pins (25 km)
Ardoisières Trail malansac
HikeIntermediate6h10Malansac (25 km)
Popinettes Trail, Questembert
HikeIntermediate4h25Questembert (25 km)
Rochefort-en-terre trail
HikeEasy2h35Rochefort-en-Terre (28 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals