Artannes-sur-Thouet tourism and travel guide

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Visit Artannes-sur-Thouet: highlights and tourist information

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Artannes-sur-Thouet is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 46 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Artannes-sur-Thouet is 259 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Saumur at 7 km and Saumur at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Artannes-sur-Thouet, 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 Artannes-sur-Thouet 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 Artannes-sur-Thouet

Markets in and near Artannes-sur-Thouet

  • Saumur: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (6km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Montsoreau: market Sunday (11km)
  • Doue-la-Fontaine: market Monday (14km)
  • Longue-Jumelles: market Thursday (20km)
  • Avoine: market Friday (21km)
  • Bourgueil: market Tuesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Loudun: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Thouars: market Tuesday & Friday all day (26km)
  • Chinon: market Thursday all day & Sunday (26km)

More information about Artannes-sur-Thouet, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Artannes-sur-Thouet, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (25km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Montreuil-Bellay (9km)
  • Loudun (25km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (13km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (11km)
  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (13km)
  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (19km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (35km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (35km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (35km)
  • Parc de Lathan (36km)
  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (16km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Artannes-sur-Thouet

Canton: Saumur-Sud

Arrondissement: Saumur

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49260

Distance to Artannes-sur-Thouet

from Angers (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 259 km

from Calais: 440 km

from Nice: 693 km

from Bordeaux: 265 km

from Strasbourg: 604 km

Getting here

Artannes-sur-Thouet 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 Artannes-sur-Thouet from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Breze, Chace, Courchamps, Distre, Le Coudray-Macouard, Rou-Marson, Saint-Cyr-en-Bourg, Saint-Just-sur-Dive and Varrains.

This page in French: Visiter Artannes-sur-Thouet