Things to see and do - Vitré
Unmissable tourist sites
Vitré Travel guide
Vitré : Michelin's recommendations
An authentic trip back in time is a rarity but in Vitré the ramparts and little streets have not changed for 400 or 500 years. Built on a spur at the gateway to Brittany, this ancient fortified town has a proud symbol in the shape of its castle, a fine example of medieval military architecture, standing imposingly at the far end of a headland.
Tourist attractions Vitré : Things to see and do
r. de la Baudrairie F - 35500 Vitré
This admirable street, named after the old leather craftsmen's guild, is rather strange and particularly representative of Vitré. Each houses merits careful observation.
pl. du Château F - 35500 Vitré
The first castle dates from the 11C and was rebuilt from the 13 to the 15C. It has the traditional architectural elements of a medieval castle: drawbridge, the central part or châtelet, machicolated towers, keep (St Laurence's tower), a number of oth..
chemin des Tertres-Noirs F - 35500 Vitré
This shady hillock with its pines and chestnut trees offers an excellent view of the town, its surroundings and the castle with its many towers.
1 Boulevard de Chateaubriant F - 35500 VITRE
The Ibis Vitré Centre hotel is located in the city center, 547 yards (500 m) from the Jardin du Parc (17 acres/7 ha) and the Château de Vitré, a former fortress of the Marches de Bretagne region. Just 1.9 miles (3 km) from the golf course, tennis cou..
5Bis, Place Du Général Leclerc F - 35500 Vitré
The hotel Citôtel Le Petit Billot is ideally located in the historical town centre of Vitré. Vitré, gateway to Brittany, is a treasure of medieval architecture. Le Petit Billot hotel boasts 21 rooms, all with en-suite bathroom, direct dial telephon..
47 rue de la Poterie F - 35500 Vitré
Situated in Vitré city centre, this hotel offers free Wi-Fi in the entire property, free newspapers and free luggage storage. Providing private parking, Le Minotel is a 40-minute drive from Rennes. Each of the soundproofed room includes an LCD TV, a..
37 r. du Petit-Rachapt F - 35500 Vitré
Not far from the historical centre, this former stone forge has become a culinary hotspot for local food lovers. It is easy to see why: the chef is committed to working with quality local produce (Janzé chicken, andouille du Coglais), which he showca..