Averton tourism and travel guide

Photo of Averton in Mayenne

Visit Averton: highlights and tourist information

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Averton is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region, in the center of France at 50 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Averton is 198 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Les Jardins de la Mansoniere at 14 km and Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Averton, 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 Averton 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 Averton

Markets in and near Averton

  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (4km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (19km)
  • Evron: market Thursday (24km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (25km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (28km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (29km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (29km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (30km)

More information about Averton, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Averton, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (26km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (18km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (48km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (41km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (41km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (41km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (12km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (31km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (32km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (27km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (39km)
  • La Cropte (46km)
  • Coulaines (47km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Averton

Canton: Villaines-la-Juhel

Arrondissement: Mayenne

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53700

Distance to Averton

from Laval (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 198 km

from Calais: 327 km

from Nice: 774 km

from Bordeaux: 390 km

from Strasbourg: 588 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Courcite, Crennes-sur-Fraubee, Gesvres, Saint-Aubin-du-Desert, Saint-Mars-du-Desert and Villaines-la-Juhel.

This page in French: Visiter Averton