Upper Brittany Ille-et-Vilaine has a wealth of beautiful natural sites with wonderful scenery and abundant wildlife.

L'arboretum d'Iffendic

Countryside heritage

Unclassified

35750 Iffendic

L'Ile Besnard

Countryside heritage

Departmental Sensitive Natural Area

35350 Saint-Coulomb

The Ille-et-Vilaine region owns, manages and maintains this site. Besnard Island sticks up like a pillar at the mouth of Rothéneuf harbour with, at...

L'Ile aux Pies

Countryside heritage

Departmental Sensitive Natural Area

35600 Bains-sur-Oust

The Ile aux Pies lies within the boundaries of three towns, Bains-sur-Oust in Ille-et-Vilaine and Glénac and Saint Vincent-sur-Oust in Morbihan....

Le Marais de Sougéal

Countryside heritage

Unclassified

35610 Sougéal

La Butte de Montautour

Countryside heritage

Unclassified

35210 Montautour

L'étang de l'Abbaye

Countryside heritage

Departmental Sensitive Natural Area, Forests, Natura 2000 area

35380 Paimpont

The lake at Paimpont Abbey is an ancient manmade dam created by the building of a dike at the foot of the small town of Paimpont. Now it serves as...

La Tourbière de Landemarais

Countryside heritage

Departmental Sensitive Natural Area

35133 Parigné

The Landemarais peat bog in Parigné is one of Brittany's three sphagnum bogs. It is now classified as being of national interest and is of great...

La Butte de Montautour

Countryside heritage

Unclassified

35210 Châtillon-en-Vendelais

Barrage de la Cantache

Countryside heritage

Unclassified

35500 Pocé-les-Bois

La Pointe du Meinga

Countryside heritage

Departmental Sensitive Natural Area

35350 Saint-Coulomb

This rocky headland is typical of the coastline of Brittany, carpeted with moorland and coastal heath. Because the Pointe du Meinga lies in a north...

Le Bois de Boeuvres

Countryside heritage

Forests

35480 Guipry-Messac

Etang du Moulin aux Moines

Countryside heritage

Unclassified

35370 Argentré-du-Plessis

La Forêt domaniale de Villecartier

Countryside heritage

Forests

35560 Bazouges-la-Pérouse

La vallée de la Vaunoise

Countryside heritage

Unclassified

35137 Pleumeleuc

La Pointe de Cancaval

Countryside heritage

Departmental Sensitive Natural Area

35730 Pleurtuit

Located in the Rance Estuary, the Pointe de Cancaval is a wooded spur of rock from which to admire the richly diverse landscapes along the Rance...

35960 Le Vivier-sur-Mer

Les Landes de la Briantais

Countryside heritage

Unclassified

35580 Lassy

Jardin panoramique de la Baie

Countryside heritage

Unclassified

35610 Roz-sur-Couesnon

La Pointe du Grouin

Countryside heritage

Departmental Sensitive Natural Area

35260 Cancale

The Pointe du Grouin is a rocky promontory jutting further out to sea than any other headland in Ille-et-Vilaine. To the east, it provides a...

La Pointe de la Garde Guérin

Countryside heritage

Departmental Sensitive Natural Area

35800 Saint-Briac-sur-Mer

This headland resembles a spur of rock some 162 ft. (50 m) high jutting out into the sea like a peninsula. From this natural promontory, which has...
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