The favorite village of the French 2016

Following the results announced during the show “Le Village Préféré des Français” hosted by Stéphane Bern and broadcast on France 2, on Tuesday, June 7, it is with great honor and joy that we learned of the election of Rochefort-en-Terre “Village préféré des Français 2016”!

Rochefort-en-Terre le village préféré des français 2016
Rochefort-en-Terre le village préféré des français 2016
Rochefort-en-Terre le village préféré des français 2016

Our small city of character

received among 13 villages

The many assets of our small city of character were able to seduce Internet users who voted in large numbers for Rochefort-en-Terre and will not fail to enchant our future visitors.

The entire team of the Tourist Office warmly thanks the people who contributed to this beautiful success. We also thank all our partners: the Departmental Committee of Tourism of Morbihan, the Regional Committee of Tourism of Brittany, Gîtes de France Morbihan, the bagad of Vannes and Elven, the group Plantec, artisans and merchants of Rochefort-en-Terre.


of the filming

The village of Rochefort-en-Terre had the pleasure of welcoming Stéphane Bern and his team on May 5 and 6, 2016 for the filming of the show Le Village Préféré des Français 2016which was broadcast on Tuesday, June 7 on France 2.

On the 1st day of filming, Stéphane Bern went to meet the medieval potter Michel Chantepie, he then spent some time with Gérard Rineau, the former guide of the castle, and then He met the gardeners of the village to set up some planters. On the 2nd day, Stéphane Bern met Violaine Frappesauce who runsthe Equicerie, a traveling grocery store pulled by a beautiful Breton horse. The day continued with a visit to the church steeple currently being repaired to showcase the work of the journeymen doing the work.