Aubigne-sur-Layon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Aubigne-sur-Layon: highlights and tourist information

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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

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.

Aubigne-sur-Layon is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 30 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Aubigne-sur-Layon is 278 kilometres from Paris).

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Angers at 29 km and Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Aubigne-sur-Layon, 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 Aubigne-sur-Layon 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 Aubigne-sur-Layon

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)

More information about Aubigne-sur-Layon, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Aubigne-sur-Layon, France

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 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

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (22km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (22km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (39km)
  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (44km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (48km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (49km)

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)

Geography and distances

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

Aubigne-sur-Layon 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 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