La Chapelle-Aux-Lys tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Chapelle-Aux-Lys: highlights and tourist information

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La Chapelle-Aux-Lys is situated in the Vendee, Pays de la Loire region, in the west of France at 58 km from La Roche-sur-Yon, the department capital. (General information: La Chapelle-Aux-Lys is 334 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vouvant at 11 km and Fontenay-le-Comte at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Chapelle-Aux-Lys, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to La Chapelle-Aux-Lys in Pays de la Loire. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


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Map of places to visit near La Chapelle-Aux-Lys

Markets in and near La Chapelle-Aux-Lys

  • Coulonges-sur-l'Autize: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Fontenay-le-Comte: market Saturday all day (21km)
  • Bressuire: market Tuesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Benet: market Monday (29km)
  • Parthenay: market Wednesday all day (31km)
  • Mauleon: market Friday (34km)
  • Niort: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (37km)
  • La Creche: market Sunday (40km)
  • Saint-Maixent-l'Ecole: market Saturday (42km)
  • Argenton-Chateau: market Thursday (42km)

More information about La Chapelle-Aux-Lys, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions to visit near La Chapelle-Aux-Lys, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting La Chapelle-Aux-Lys and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Oiron Chateau (57km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Vouvant) (11km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (23km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (29km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (30km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (33km) [Map]
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (45km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (49km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Bâtiment (28km) [Map]
  • La Guyonnière (33km) [Map]
  • Jardins de Chaligny (37km) [Map]
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (43km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie de l'Aiguillon (39km) [Map]

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (36km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (15km) [Map]
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (35km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Chapelle-Aux-Lys

Canton: Châtaigneraie

Arrondissement: Fontenay-le-Comte

Department: Vendee

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 85120

Distance to La Chapelle-Aux-Lys

from La Roche-sur-Yon (prefecture): 58 km

from Paris: 334 km

from Calais: 514 km

from Nice: 701 km

from Bordeaux: 199 km

from Strasbourg: 666 km

Getting here

La Chapelle-Aux-Lys is in the west of France. Most visitors arrive by car from a cross-channel ferry port - Saint Malo is convenient at around 3 hours drive. For driving distances to La Chapelle-Aux-Lys from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from La Chapelle-Aux-Lys): Breuil-Barret, La Tardiere, Le Busseau, Loge-Fougereuse, Saint-Hilaire-de-Voust, Saint-Maurice-Des-Noues and Saint-Paul-en-Gatine.

This page in French: Visitez La Chapelle-Aux-Lys