Rochefort-en-Terre

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

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TownRochefort-en-Terre
Insee code56196
Postcode56220
Latitude47.6997050
Longitude-2.3361790
AltitudeFrom 22 to 80 meters
Surface1.22 km²
Population758 inhabitants
Density621 inhabitants/km²

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National labelsPluherlin at 2 km
Chief townVannes (at 38 km, 38 min)Malansac at 3.9 km
DepartmentMorbihanSaint-Gravé at 5.1 km
RegionBrittanySearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Come discover Rochefort-en-Terre, Small City of Character, One of the Most Beautiful Villages of France, Cities and Villages in bloom 4 *: an exceptional heritage, houses with wood sides, old stones, a history but also its craftsmen, merchants. .. flowers in summer and illuminations in December?


SIGHTSEEING

  • The Castle:
  • It is the main monument Rochefort-en-Terre. Of the medieval fortress of the 12th century, remain today the walls and doors. Commons, spared during the Revolution, Alfred Klots has led, in stages, a new castle which is now owned by the Council of Morbihan. The museum visit is followed by that of the castle grounds.
  • Hours: May: Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays from 14h to 18h. June and September: every day from 14h to 18h. July and August: every day from 11h to 19h.
  • Admission fee.
  • The college:
  • Come solve the mystery of the church's eccentric heart of the city and on a slope ... Monument dating from the 12th and 16th centuries, admire the façade of Gothic and Romanesque bell tower. Visit inside the college.
  • Open to the public throughout the year.
  • The Shining Paths: 300 lighting points installed here and there, Place des Halles, place the Well, at church, at the laundry, of Moat Road, outside the door of the castle, giving a magical atmosphere to your night walks.
Detailed information
Information pointsTourist Office of Rochefort-en-Terre
MonumentsCastle of Rochefort-en-Terre,   Church Notre-Dame-de-la-Tronchaye,   Wayside Cross of Rochefort-en-Terre

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • The "Maxi Green" in May. 4 days of hiking biking and hiking around the base Rochefort-en-Terre ATV.
  • Country Heritage Day and Moulins in June.
  • Competition "Colors of Britain" in late June. Come participate in the painting competition amateurs "Colors of Britain" and paint the Small City of Character Rochefort-en-Terre.
  • Potters' Market: July. Twenty potters and ceramists Great Western offers the widest public meeting between earth and fire at the foot of the laundry Rochefort-en-Terre. This is an opportunity for social gatherings around one of the oldest trades in its most contemporary and original.
  • Pardon Our Lady of Tronchaye in August.
  • Festival "Akoustik Loustiks the" end of August. Music festival.
  • Flea market and garage sales: early October.
  • Christmas Lights: from late November to early January. Each year, Rochefort-en-Terre takes his suit of lights for a month: stalactites, fairy lights, ceiling light, marquee garlands ... There are more than 7 km garlands of all kinds consist of small bulbs that give a magical atmosphere to Rochefort-en-Terre. Its artisans and merchants will welcome you in the spirit of Christmas. Opening hours: Every day at dusk

For more information about events and festivities Rochefort-en-Terre, contact the Tourist Office: Tel / Fax: +33 2 97 26 56 00 - Email: info@rochefortenterre-tourisme.com


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

  • Questembert.
  • Park in Branféré Guerno. Wildlife and Botanical Park. Nicolas Hulot School for Nature and Man. Many animals roam free in a botanical park several hundred years old. Tel: +33 2 97 42 94 66 - Fax: +33 2 97 42 81 22 - Email: contact@branfere.com
  • Park Prehistoric Britain to Malansac: From dinosaurs to man-size. A park back in time. New: opening a new period, that of the strange and bizarre animals that have existed between dinosaurs and man, revealed for the first time in nature! Tel: +33 2 97 43 34 17 - Fax: +33 2 97 43 34 24 - Email: contact@prehistoire.com
Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Guided tour by mountain bike, foot or kayakNature and the outdoors50 €Saint-Marcel (12.8 km)
Roc Aventure acrobatic trailSports sensations10 €Le Roc-Saint-André (20 km)
Farm animal discovery tourCulture and education4 €Saint-Servant (25 km)
Sailboat trip in the seaSports sensationsFrom 35 € to 69 €Damgan (30 km)

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PHOTOS

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WEATHER

Friday 18 April
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Min. 6°C - Max. 15°C
Saturday 19 April
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Min. 4°C - Max. 13°C
Sunday 20 April
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Min. 3°C - Max. 15°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLe Bretagne et sa Residence  
9.6
Questembert
Britain and the residence offers an exceptional gastronomy to discover the culinary achievements extraoridinaires Chef Alain Aurillac and his team. Nestled in the heart of the village...
Located 9.7 km from Rochefort-en-Terre51 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantManoir de la Combe
Pleucadeuc
This is an old house with its towers with pointed roofs that sits at the heart of a beautiful park area in Pleucadeuc. Welcome to Manoir de la Combe! Enjoy a generous and refined traditional...
Located 11.5 km from Rochefort-en-Terre24 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLes Rives de Vilaine  
9.2
Marzan
Find the traditions of our French cuisine, rustic and family... A team of 8 people under Chef native Burgundy, Brittany for over 15 years with more than 30 years of experience trying...
Located 17.7 km from Rochefort-en-TerreFrom 5 € to 30 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 3 bedroomsLa marie-pierre    
9.7
Pluherlin
3 bedrooms and breakfast 1 km from Rochefort-en-Terre - (small town character) in new house, ground floor. 200 million of the Etang du Moulin Neuf where you can relax, swim, hike, paddle...
Located 1.8 km from Rochefort-en-TerreFrom 65 € to 95 € the double room 
House with 4 bedroomsPopote et Polochon    
9.8
Saint-Martin-sur-Oust
Between Rochefort-en-Terre and Gacilly, Anthony and Stephanie welcome you in an old school / church hall renovated in the heart of St Martin sur Oust, 100 m from the Canal from Nantes...
Located 7.8 km from Rochefort-en-TerreFrom 70 € to 75 € the double room 
House with 3 bedroomsRelais de chasse du xviiième siècle    
9.6
Les Fougerêts
We are in a classified site of 19 km, great natural site in the valley of the River Oust, southern Brittany inside. The rivers, the Oust, winds through steep granite cliffs, marshes,...
Located 12.7 km from Rochefort-en-TerreFrom 48 € to 62 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 7 personsMaison au bord du canal Nantes à Brest
Saint-Martin-sur-Oust
House by the canal with enclosed garden and direct access to the channel (gate closed for children). The main room with canal view (boat traffic) includes: - A fully equipped kitchen...
Located 7.4 km from Rochefort-en-TerreFrom 350 € to 450 € per week 
House for 25 personsGîtes du Domaine de Cranhac  
9.5
Peillac
The cottage Cranhac, in arz of oust, located Peillac (56), located in the. Great natural site in the lower valley of Oust, you can switch. Stay calm but dynamic in a recently restored...
Located 9.2 km from Rochefort-en-Terre520 € per week 
House for 4 personsGite à Les Fougerets - La Gacilly -   NEW
Les Fougerêts
House: Country house, renovated 2-4 people. Ranked furnished flat - 2 stars - Fitted kitchen (hob, oven, microwave, fridge, utensils) - 2 bedrooms with bed (140x190) - Bathroom with...
Located 10.3 km from Rochefort-en-TerreFrom 250 € to 350 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
45 places over 2 haArt nature village  
La Gacilly
Camping nature and outdoor hotel of charm, the UK brand, along the river, with comfort features. Large pitches tents, caravans, motorhomes stop home and rental accommodation for one...
Located 17 km from Rochefort-en-Terre 
35 places over 0,7 haCamping du bois vert    
9.2
Carentoir
Small family campsite, part shade, constructed out of town on the edge of a pond fish. Pitches for tents, caravans. Motorhomes allowed. Rental of mobile homes. Open from 01 April to...
Located 19.5 km from Rochefort-en-Terre13.39 € per day 
55 places over 2 haDomaine du Roc    
9.5
Le Roc-Saint-André
Traditional camping and atypical rental (mobile homes, cottages, tree houses, caravans to rent collection for 1 or 2 nights) located along the canal from Nantes to Brest, near Malestroit,...
Located 20 km from Rochefort-en-TerreFrom 11 € to 13 € per day 

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HOTELS

Vacancéole - Ar Peoch - Hotel in Rochefort-en-TerreVacancéole - Ar Peoch    
6.7
Rochefort-en-Terre
This residence is located in the Brittany village of Rochefort-en-Terre. It offers spacious and furnished apartments and an outdoor swimming pool. The Vacancéole - Ar Peoch serves a...
Located in Rochefort-en-TerreRoom from 67 €
Auberge Saint Hernin - Hotel in Rochefort-en-TerreAuberge Saint Hernin    
8.9
Pluherlin
Auberge Saint Hernin is located in Pluherlin, 5 km from the Malinsac Prehistoric Park, and features an outdoor, seasonal swimming pool, a traditional restaurant and meeting facilities....
Located 2 km from Rochefort-en-TerreRoom from 66 €
Le Bretagne et sa Résidence - Hotel in Rochefort-en-TerreLe Bretagne et sa Résidence     
9.1
Questembert
Set within a garden with a terrace, this 4-star hotel is situated in Questembert in Britanny. Guests are invited to enjoy a gourmet meal in the restaurant or relax by the fireplace...
Located 9.7 km from Rochefort-en-TerreRoom from 90 €

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Hotel Europa
Overlooking the ocean in Quiberon, the Hotel Europa offers well-decorated rooms with their own private balcony. Rooms include flat-screen TV and free Wi-Fi...
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