Arquenay tourism and travel guide

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Visit Arquenay: highlights and tourist information

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Arquenay is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region, in the center of France at 18 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Arquenay is 236 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saulges at 12 km and Laval at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Arquenay, 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 Arquenay 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 Mayenne

Map of places to visit near Arquenay

Markets in and near Arquenay

  • Meslay-du-Maine: market Friday (4km)
  • Laval: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (17km)
  • Chateau-Gontier: market Thursday & (20km)
  • Evron: market Thursday (23km)
  • Sable-sur-Sarthe: market Monday (23km)
  • Andouille: market Thursday (27km)
  • Loue: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Craon: market Monday (33km)
  • Port-Brillet: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (35km)

More information about Arquenay, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Arquenay, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (20km)
  • La Fleche (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (32km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (32km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (35km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (39km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt du Pertre (38km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (44km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (44km)
  • Étang de la Valière (46km)
  • Source - Couesnon (51km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • La Cropte (6km)
  • Coudray (22km)
  • Chenille-Change (33km)
  • Juvigne (44km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Arquenay

Canton: Meslay-du-Maine

Arrondissement: Laval

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53170

Distance to Arquenay

from Laval (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 236 km

from Calais: 373 km

from Nice: 771 km

from Bordeaux: 350 km

from Strasbourg: 619 km

Getting here

Arquenay 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 Arquenay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bazougers, La Cropte, Le Bignon-du-Maine, Meslay-du-Maine, Saint-Denis-du-Maine and Saint-Georges-le-Flechard.

This page in French: Visiter Arquenay