Ambillou-Chateau tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ambillou-Chateau: highlights and tourist information

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Ambillou-Chateau is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 28 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Ambillou-Chateau is 267 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubigne-sur-Layon at 10 km and Chateau de Brissac at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ambillou-Chateau, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Ambillou-Chateau in Pays de la Loire.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Maine-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near Ambillou-Chateau

Markets in and near Ambillou-Chateau

  • Doue-la-Fontaine: market Monday (9km)
  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Brissac-Quince: market Thursday (13km)
  • Vihiers: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Saumur: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (20km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Longue-Jumelles: market Thursday (22km)
  • Trelaze: market Sunday (22km)
  • Beaufort-en-Vallee: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Saint-Barthelemy-d'Anjou: market Tuesday (25km)

More information about Ambillou-Chateau, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Ambillou-Chateau, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Ambillou-Chateau.


  • Aquarium de Loudun (42km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Montreuil-Bellay (21km)
  • Loudun (43km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (12km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (12km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (31km)
  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (45km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (31km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (61km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (9km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (61km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ambillou-Chateau

Canton: Gennes

Arrondissement: Saumur

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49700

Distance to Ambillou-Chateau

from Angers (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 267 km

from Calais: 440 km

from Nice: 713 km

from Bordeaux: 270 km

from Strasbourg: 620 km

Getting here

Ambillou-Chateau is in the western-centre of France. Most visitors arrive in a car from one of the ferry terminals - Saint Malo and Caen are most practical, allow around 3-4 hours for the journey. For driving distances to Ambillou-Chateau from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brigne, Deneze-sous-Doue, Louerre, Louresse-Rochemenier, Luigne, Noyant-la-Plaine and Saulge-l'Hopital.

This page in French: Visiter Ambillou-Chateau