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

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

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

Discover Rochefort-en-Terre, Small City of Character, One of the Most Beautiful Villages of France, Towns and Villages in bloom 4 *: a historical, houses with wood sides, old stones, a whole history but also its craftsmen and traders... exceptional flowering in summer and its illuminations in December...


SIGHTSEEING

  • Place du Puits :
  • Emblem Rochefort-en-Terre This site includes homes whose styles differ : wood framed houses, oriel windows, facades shale and granite... This is the place of the supposed location of the guillotine in 1793, for the execution of three revolutionaries.
  • This is also where you will find the Tourist Office in the building that housed the manorial court.
  • The church of Notre -Dame- de- la- Tronchaye :
  • Curiously situated below the city, it was built on a slope. Inside, the pillars show a landslide fortunately controlled. The two windows of 1926 and 1927 are extremely colorful and bright. The wooden stalls recall the presence of a college in the 16th century canon. Monument dating from the 12th and 16th centuries, admire its Gothic style facade and Romanesque bell tower.
  • Open to the public throughout the year from 10am to 18pm.
  • Castle:
  • It is amazing monument Rochefort-en-Terre. The medieval fortress from the 12th century, remains today the walls and doors. Common, saved the Revolution, Alfred Klots, American painter of the early 20th century, has led, in stages, a new castle is now the property of the municipality of Rochefort-en-Terre.
  • No visit to the castle but the park is open access.
  • Hours: May to September : open park every day from 9:30 to 18:30.
  • Tours of the city:
  • Guided tours for groups are available all year on request from the Office of Tourism. It also organizes guided tours for individuals in July and August, every Thursday morning at 10:30 am and during the illuminations December, Fridays and Saturdays at 17:30.
  • A circuit free tour is also available free on request, as well as two sets of tracks for children 5 to 11 years.
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

  • Competition "Colors of Britain " in May. Come participate in the painting competition amateurs " Colors of Brittany " and paint the Small City of Character Rochefort-en-Terre.
  • Potters' Market : July 13. Twenty potters and ceramists Great Western offers the wider public a 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 crafts in its most contemporary and original forms.
  • Moving the Equicerie Tours : Friday afternoon from mid-July to mid-August.
  • Pardon Our Lady of Tronchaye in August.
  • Festival " The Akoustik Loustiks the " end of August. Music festival.
  • Christmas Lights : from late November to early January. Each year, Rochefort-en-Terre dons his suit of lights for a month : stalactites, fairy lights, ceiling light, marquee garlands... They are more than 7 km garlands of all kinds made ​​up of small bulbs that give a magical atmosphere Rochefort-en-Terre. Artisans and shopkeepers warmly welcome you in the spirit of Christmas. Opening hours: Every day at dusk

For more information about the 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, its halls of the 16th century.
  • The True Cross and its 13th century chapel.
  • Park in Branféré Guerno. Wildlife and botanical park. School Nicolas Hulot for Nature and man. Many animals in the wild in a botanical park several centuries. Tel: +33 2 97 42 94 66 - Fax: +33 2 97 42 81 22 - Email: contact@branfere.com
  • Park Prehistoric Britain Malansac : From dinosaurs to man, life size. Park back in time. New: opening of a new period, the strange and amazing animals that have existed between dinosaurs and man, unveiled 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)
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

Collegiate Church of Notre -Dame- de- la- TronchayeCollegiate Church of Notre -Dame- de- la- Tronchaye
 
Calvary Rochefort-en-TerreCalvary Rochefort-en-Terre
House schist and granite Rochefort-en-TerreHouse schist and granite Rochefort-en-Terre
 
Pond Rochefort-en-Terre - PluherlinPond Rochefort-en-Terre - Pluherlin
Village Rochefort-en-TerreVillage Rochefort-en-Terre
 
Village Rochefort-en-TerreVillage Rochefort-en-Terre
Village Rochefort-en-TerreVillage Rochefort-en-Terre
 
Place du Puits to Rochefort-en-TerrePlace du Puits to Rochefort-en-Terre
framed house wood Candré the High Streetframed house wood Candré the High Street
 
halls U- Rochefort-en-Terrehalls U- Rochefort-en-Terre
Illuminations December, instead of the WellIlluminations December, instead of the Well
 
Illuminations December rue du PorcheIlluminations December rue du Porche
Illuminations December Street ScourtetsIlluminations December Street Scourtets
  

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WEATHER

Wednesday 23 July
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Min. 16°C - Max. 25°C
Thursday 24 July
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Friday 25 July
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Min. 17°C - Max. 24°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLe Bretagne et sa Residence  
10
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    
9.2
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 bedroomsLa louve blanche     NEW
Peillac
400 m from the town and 700 m from the canal Nantes to Brest, Martine and Philippe receive you in a big stone house surrounded by a wooded park of more than one hectare. 15 min to Redon,...
Located 9.3 km from Rochefort-en-Terre70 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Apartment for 2 personsLe nid des tourterelles  
9.4
Rochefort-en-Terre
- Nestled in lush greenery, between Forest Dark Forest and Ocean, Rochefort -en-Terre is a small town character, ranked among the most beautiful villages in France with 4 * flowering...
Located in Rochefort-en-TerreFrom 200 € to 290 € 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 -
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

 
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 
67 places over 1 haCamping les ajoncs d'or  
Damgan
In southern Brittany, near the Gulf, located 800 m from the beach and near the City Center, Camping ajoncs the gold *** welcomes you in its quiet and relaxing. You will enjoy the friendly...
Located 23 km from Rochefort-en-Terre 
190 places over 4 haCamping la Plage des Granges    
9.4
Billiers
Family campsite set in the 60s. Peace and quiet are the key words! Fishing, walks along coastal paths landscaped... All the pleasures of the sea within 300 m of the campsite.
Located 23 km from Rochefort-en-TerreFrom 11.70 € to 13.90 € per day 

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HOTELS

Vacancéole - Ar Peoch - Hotel in Rochefort-en-TerreVacancéole - Ar Peoch    
6.8
Rochefort-en-Terre
This residence is located in the Brittany village of Rochefort-en-Terre. It offers spacious and furnished apartments and a seasonal outdoor swimming pool. There is also a shared library...
Located in Rochefort-en-TerreRoom from 64 €
Auberge Saint Hernin - Hotel in Rochefort-en-TerreAuberge Saint Hernin    
8.8
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     
9.3
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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Residence Azur, situated in Morbihan on the Quiberon peninsula. It offers comfortable accommodation and free Wi-Fi access. Bright and welcoming studios...
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