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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Ille-et-Vilaine

Combourg - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Ille-et-Vilaine

Nestling on the edge of a lake, the small scenic town of Combourg is dominated by the pepper-pot turrets of its feudal castle.

The Romantic writer Chateaubriand, who grew up in the medieval château and wrote, "It was in the woods of Combourg that I became what I am", has shaped the town's history. Open to visitors, the 13th- and 15th-century château has the bedroom and souvenirs of the famous writer on display.

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Limits land of legends and maritime lands of the Bay of Mont-Saint-Michel, Combourg synergizes the strengths of the Armor and Argoat. The city is inseparable from the memory of the famous writer François René de Chateaubriand: "Here is revealed the romance of this child of the sea...".

Small City of Character, Green Station and the first city of the great western labeled Urban Planning Vélotouristique, Combourg is dominated by the imposing castle (XI - XV century) which still belongs to the family of the writer.

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points

Events and festivities

Combourgeoise of the Ascension
Ceramosa Jewelry-Agnès Berenguer


Castle Combourg and tranquil lake
Castle Combourg and tranquil lake
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The oldest house Combourg
The oldest house Combourg
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Aerial view of Combourg
Aerial view of Combourg
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Castle Combourg
Castle Combourg
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Bed & breakfasts

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