Asnieres-sur-Vegre tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: The small town of Asnières-sur-Vègre is especially picturesque in the area around the bridge and river

Asnieres-sur-Vegre is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Asnieres-sur-Vegre. For detailed visitor information see the Asnieres-sur-Vegre travel guide.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Asnieres-sur-Vegre in Pays de la Loire.

Popular places to visit nearby include Solesmes at 7 km and Saulges at 17 km.

Asnieres-sur-Vegre, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 5 km (direction south-east)

Parcé sur Sarthe is a classified petites cites de caractere and has...

See Parcé-sur-Sarthe guide


at 7 km (direction west-south-west)

Solesmes is known for its Abbey Saint-Pierre, an important benedictine abbey that...

See Solesmes guide


at 17 km (direction west-north-west), in the Mayenne department

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

See Saulges guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction north-north-west), in the Mayenne department

The medieval village and the castle in the pretty village of Sainte-Suzanne...

See Sainte-Suzanne guide
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at 33 km (direction north-north-west), in the Mayenne department

The highlight here at Evron is the Abbey of Notre Dame, in...

See Evron guide


at 34 km (direction north-north-east)

Sillé le Guillaume has a chateau dating to the 11th century and...

See Sillé-le-Guillaume guide
Le Mans

Le Mans

at 35 km (direction east-north-east)

Le Mans is best known for its famous car race, but also...

See Le Mans guide
Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Castle at 39 km (direction south-west), in the Maine-et-Loire department

The most unusual feature of Chateau Plessis-Bourre is the way it combines...

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Chateau du Lude

Chateau du Lude

Castle at 40 km (direction east-south-east)

The Chateau de Lude and its lovely gardens are the closest of...

See Chateau du Lude guide


at 40 km (direction south-south-east), in the Maine-et-Loire department

Bauge is a small traditional town with a small castle - and...

See Bauge guide


at 45 km (direction west-north-west), in the Mayenne department

The castle, the river and the historic centre make the substantial town...

See Laval guide


at 46 km (direction north-west), in the Mayenne department

Here in Jublains you can visit the roman ruins of the ancient...

See Jublains guide


at 46 km (direction north-east)

It is the countryside around Beaumont-sur-Sarthe that is the main attraction, but...

See Beaumont-sur-Sarthe guide


at 48 km (direction north-north-east)

The traditional market hall and remains of a medieval castle, and the...

See Fresnay-sur-Sarthe guide

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Markets in and near Asnieres-sur-Vegre

  • Noyen-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (10km)
  • Sable-sur-Sarthe: market Monday (10km)
  • Malicorne-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (13km)
  • Loue: market Tuesday (14km)
  • La Suze-sur-Sarthe: market Thursday (20km)
  • La Fleche: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Meslay-du-Maine: market Friday (25km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (30km)
  • Allonnes: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (31km)

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Tourist attractions near Asnieres-sur-Vegre, France

What to do at Asnieres-sur-Vegre? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Asnieres-sur-Vegre.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Fleche (24km)
  • Chateau-Gontier (36km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (35km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Massonnière (11km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (17km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (21km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (36km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (40km)

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)

  • La Cropte (21km)
  • Coudray (33km)
  • Coulaines (36km)
  • Chenille-Change (39km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (28km)

Geography and distances

Asnieres-sur-Vegre is in the north-west of France at 35 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Asnieres-sur-Vegre is 219 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Asnieres-sur-Vegre

Canton: Sablé-sur-Sarthe

Arrondissement: Flèche

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72430

Distance to Asnieres-sur-Vegre

from Le Mans (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 219 km

from Calais: 372 km

from Nice: 744 km

from Bordeaux: 340 km

from Strasbourg: 596 km

Getting here

Most visitors get here by car having taken a ferry, probably to Saint-Malo or Caen, and then a drive of around 2 - 3 hours. For driving distances to Asnieres-sur-Vegre from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avoise, Chantenay-Villedieu, Fontenay-sur-Vegre, Juigne-sur-Sarthe, Parce-sur-Sarthe, Poille-sur-Vegre and Solesmes.

This page in French: Visiter Asnieres-sur-Vegre


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