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 Tourism, holiday & travel in Rochefort-en-Terre
Insee code56196
AltitudeFrom 22 to 80 meters
Surface1.22 km²
Population758 inhabitants
Density621 inhabitants/km²


National labelsPluherlin at 2.3 km (6 min)
Chief townVannes (at 38 km, 38 min)Malansac at 4.7 km (8 min)
DepartmentMorbihanSaint-Gravé at 6.5 km (8 min)
RegionBrittanySearch another town


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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...


  • 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


  • 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:


  • 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:
  • 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:


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
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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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Min. 5°C - Max. 8°C
Wednesday 28 January
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Thursday 29 January
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French cuisine restaurantLe Bretagne et sa Residence  
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
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  
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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House with 3 bedroomsLa marie-pierre    
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    
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 85 € the double room 
House with 3 bedroomsLa louve blanche  
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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Apartment for 2 personsLe nid des tourterelles  
- 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  
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 6 personsMaison bretonne de 1781  
House typical bretonne years 1781 renovated - facing south in a large park of 10000 m ², fully enclosed with grass and flowers, many times the first prize of flowers houses Peaule and...
Located 10.9 km from Rochefort-en-TerreFrom 400 € to 780 € per week 

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55 places over 2 haDomaine du Roc    
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 
67 places over 1 haCamping les ajoncs d'or  
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    
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 11.90 € to 14.60 € per day 

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Vacancéole - Ar Peoch - Hotel in Rochefort-en-TerreVacancéole - Ar Peoch    
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 58 €
VVF Villages Rochefort-en-Terre - Hotel in Rochefort-en-TerreVVF Villages Rochefort-en-Terre 
VVF Villages Rochefort-en-Terre is located in Malansac. It offers an outdoor swimming pool, a terrace and self-catering apartments with free WiFi access. The property is a 25-minute...
Located 1.1 km from Rochefort-en-Terre
Auberge Saint Hernin - Hotel in Rochefort-en-TerreAuberge Saint Hernin    
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 €

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