Trans tourism and travel guide

Photo of Trans in Mayenne



Visit Trans: highlights and tourist information

Trans is situated in the Mayenne (Pays de la Loire region) in the center of France at 41 km from Laval, the department capital. (General information: Trans is 206 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Evron at 15 km and Sainte-Suzanne at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Trans, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Trans. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


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Plan your visit to Trans

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More information about Trans & region

Markets in and near Trans

Local markets

  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (8km)
  • Evron: market Thursday (15km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (23km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (24km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (27km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (32km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Loue: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (34km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Trans, 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 Trans and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Sainte-Suzanne (20km); Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei (22km)

National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (34km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Domfront (43km)

Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (25km)

Churches or other religious monuments Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (48km); Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (52km)

Remarkable gardens Jardins de la Massonnière (36km); Jardins du Mirail (38km); Parc et jardin de Clivoy (42km); Jardin du château de Vilaines (45km); Sassy (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Le Mans (50km)

Sites of natural beauty Mont du Haut-Fourché (20km); Signal d'Écouves (40km); Forêt d'Écouves (41km); Forêt de Perseigne (44km)

Towns of Art and history Jublains (14km); Evron (15km); Mayenne (23km); Saulges (33km); Laval (41km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Loup-du-Gast (24km); Saint-Fraimbault (37km); La Cropte (38km); Coulaines (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Spaycific'Zoo (51km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Trans

Canton: Bais

Arrondissement: Mayenne

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53160

Distance to Trans

from Laval (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 206 km

from Calais: 336 km

from Nice: 775 km

from Bordeaux: 383 km

from Strasbourg: 595 km

Getting here

Trans is in the center of France. Most visitors arrive here from the cross channel ports of Saint Malo and Caen, the jorney only taking a couple of hours. For driving distances to Trans from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Trans): Bais, Champgeneteux, Courcite, Ize and Saint-Thomas-de-Courceriers.

This page in French: Visitez Trans