Avire tourism and travel guide

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Visit Avire: highlights and tourist information

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Avire is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 32 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Avire is 265 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau Plessis-Bourre at 22 km and Chateau d'Angers at 32 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Avire, 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 Avire 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 Avire

Markets in and near Avire

  • Segre: market Wednesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Le Lion-d'Angers: market Friday (11km)
  • Chateau-Gontier: market Thursday & (15km)
  • Craon: market Monday (19km)
  • Renaze: market Friday (22km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (23km)
  • Cande: market Monday (24km)
  • Tierce: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Pouance: market Thursday (29km)
  • Meslay-du-Maine: market Friday (32km)

More information about Avire, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Avire, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (15km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (59km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (20km)
  • Jardins du Pin (33km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (29km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (45km)
  • Étang de la Valière (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chenille-Change (10km)
  • Coudray (15km)
  • La Cropte (36km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Avire

Canton: Segré

Arrondissement: Segré

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49500

Distance to Avire

from Angers (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 265 km

from Calais: 408 km

from Nice: 768 km

from Bordeaux: 319 km

from Strasbourg: 641 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andigne, La Chapelle-sur-Oudon, La Ferriere-de-Flee, Louvaines, Montguillon, Saint-Martin-du-Bois, Saint-Sauveur-de-Flee and Segre.

This page in French: Visiter Avire