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Aubigne-sur-Layon tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: The small village of Aubigne-sur-Layon is very pretty, especially in late spring and summer when the many flowers in the town are in bloom

Aubigne-sur-Layon is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region.

Important note

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

Tourist classifications for Aubigne-sur-Layon include "ville fleurie 4*".

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Montreuil-Bellay at 25 km and Angers at 29 km.

Aubigne-sur-Layon, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Brissac

Chateau de Brissac

Castle at 16 km (direction north-north-west)

The Chateau de Brissac is the tallest castle in France, has more...

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Chateau de Montreuil-Bellay

Chateau de Montreuil-Bellay

Castle at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

The Château de Montreuil-Bellay is an impressive 15th century castle surrouned by...

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Angers

Angers

at 29 km (direction north-north-west)

Most famous for its castle, Angers also has a cathedral and many...

See Angers guide
Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Church at 29 km (direction north-north-west)

The Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin in Angers combines 1500 years of religious...

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Saumur

Saumur

at 30 km (direction east)

The town of Saumur, in the shadow of the famous castle, is...

See Saumur guide
Angers Cathedral

Angers Cathedral

Cathedral at 30 km (direction north-north-west)

The cathedral in Angers is the earliest example of Angevin gothic architecture...

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Apocalypse Tapestry

Apocalypse Tapestry

at 30 km (direction north-north-west)

The Apocalypse Tapestry is a remarkable 14th century tapestry, 100 metres long,...

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Chateau d'Angers

Chateau d'Angers

Castle at 30 km (direction north-north-west)

The mighty fortified walls of Chateau d'Angers form an interesting contrast with...

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Chateau de Saumur

Chateau de Saumur

Castle at 30 km (direction east)

The Chateau de Saumur stands in an impressive location with views across...

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Thouars

Thouars

at 32 km (direction south-east), in the Deux-Sevres department

Best known for its 17th century castle, in Thouars you can also...

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Fontevraud Abbey

Fontevraud Abbey

Abbey at 39 km (direction east)

The Fontevraud Abbey has a great deal to see: it is one...

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Montsoreau

Montsoreau

Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction east)

Montsoreau, listed as a 'most beautiful villages in France', also has an...

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Candes-Saint-Martin collegiate church

Candes-Saint-Martin collegiate church

Church at 40 km (direction east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The collegiate church of Candes-Saint-Martin has numerous medieval statues incorporated in the...

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Candes-Saint-Martin

Candes-Saint-Martin

Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

In the village of Candes-Saint-Martin, a 'most beautiful village in France', you...

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Markets in and near Aubigne-sur-Layon

  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Vihiers: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Doue-la-Fontaine: market Monday (14km)
  • Brissac-Quince: market Thursday (16km)
  • Chemille: market Thursday (20km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Argenton-Chateau: market Thursday (25km)
  • Trelaze: market Sunday (26km)
  • Chalonnes-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Angers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (28km)

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Tourist attractions near Aubigne-sur-Layon, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (47km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Montreuil-Bellay (25km)
  • Loudun (47km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (31km)
  • Jardins du Pin (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (34km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cholet (36km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (12km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (50km)
 
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Geography and distances

Aubigne-sur-Layon is in the western-centre of France at 30 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Aubigne-sur-Layon is 278 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Aubigne-sur-Layon

Canton: Vihiers

Arrondissement: Saumur

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49540

Distance to Aubigne-sur-Layon

from Angers (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 278 km

from Calais: 449 km

from Nice: 718 km

from Bordeaux: 264 km

from Strasbourg: 630 km

Getting here

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 Aubigne-sur-Layon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brigne, Cernusson, Faveraye-Machelles, La Fosse-de-Tigne, Martigne-Briand, Montilliers, Tancoigne and Tigne.

This page in French: Visiter Aubigne-sur-Layon

 
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