La Bourbansais Zoo and Castle
There are over 60 rare and unusual species in a natural, wooded and flower-filled setting. A foxhound show with 150 hounds and a fantastic falconery show, great family fun.

Montmuran Castle
You can visit the towers and a small museum devoted to the castle's history. The château also has two pleasant guest rooms that are open from May to October.

Onze Ecluses
Yes, eleven locks on one stretch of the canal at Hede. This marvel of engineering has become a great attraction and provides great walks and good day out for all ages. Approx 20 mins drive Also some good restaurants and a pizza house.

You will find spectacular formations known as Menhirs in a number of locations around the region, similar to Stonehenge in the UK they range in size from 1 or 2 stones to several hundred!

The old medieval citadel of Dinan with 13th century ramparts and timbered 15th century houses, winding cobbled streets tumbling down to the old port. You can sit at numerous restaurants overlooking the Rance, its really is a must see.

Mont Saint Michel
The abbey of Mont Saint Michel, otherwise known as the Marvel; is famous worldwide. There are many things to see and to do; the main street with its shops, the museums, the walk around the ramparts with views out over the sands of the bay, as well as the spectacle of the sea rushing in to surround the Mont at each high tide. Approx 40 min - 1 Hr drive from Lesnen Petit Bois

Rennes Canal
The Canal d'Ille et Rance connects the English Channel to the Atlantic via Rennes. Itís picturesque walkways and forests and quaint villages make this great attraction for walkers and nature lovers.

Golf - 40 mins
Golf de la Corbinais at St Michel-de-Plelan

Karting - 20 mins
Just off the N137 the main road to Rennes

Beaches - 45 mins --1hr
Excellent sandy beaches from St Malo in both directions, some with rock pools ,some to find shellfish. Lovely, beaches in Dinard , St Cast le Guildo , St Lunaire, a favourite is Sables-d'Or-les Pins.

3 superb gites in Brittany