Map position of Jardin du château de Vilaines

You can find details of some of the places we suggest you visit near Jardin du château de Vilaines below the map...

List of places in distance order

Distances are direct ("as the crow flies") so driving will be further!

Le Mans: 14 km

Le Mans is best known for its famous car race, but also has a very lovely medieval centre to explore

Le Mans guide

Asnieres-sur-Vegre: 21 km

The small town of Asnières-sur-Vègre is especially picturesque in the area around the bridge and river

Asnieres-sur-Vegre guide

Solesmes: 28 km

Solesmes is known for its Abbey Saint-Pierre, an important benedictine abbey that has helped introduce gregorian chant to the world

Solesmes guide

Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: 32 km

It is the countryside around Beaumont-sur-Sarthe that is the main attraction, but the town itself has several places of interest

Beaumont-sur-Sarthe guide

Saulges: 34 km

The principal attraction in Saulges is the caves, occupied in prehistoric times

Saulges guide

Sainte-Suzanne: 34 km

The medieval village and the castle in the pretty village of Sainte-Suzanne still retain much of the original town fortified walls

Sainte-Suzanne guide

Chateau du Lude: 34 km

The Chateau de Lude and its lovely gardens are the closest of the Loire Chateaux to Paris

Chateau du Lude guide

Evron: 41 km

The highlight here at Evron is the Abbey of Notre Dame, in particular the very ancient abbey church

Evron guide