Avrille tourism and travel guide

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Visit Avrille: highlights and tourist information

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Avrille is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 4 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Avrille is 264 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau d'Angers at 4 km and Apocalypse Tapestry at 4 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Avrille, 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 Avrille 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 Avrille

Markets in and near Avrille

  • Angers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (6km)
  • Saint-Barthelemy-d'Anjou: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Trelaze: market Sunday (11km)
  • Tierce: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Le Lion-d'Angers: market Friday (17km)
  • Seiches-sur-le-Loir: market Thursday (19km)
  • Brissac-Quince: market Thursday (20km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (21km)
  • Chalonnes-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (27km)

More information about Avrille, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Avrille, France

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

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (37km)
  • La Fleche (44km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay (53km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (32km)
  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (32km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Pin (23km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (3km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (41km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Avrille

Canton: Angers-Nord-Ouest

Arrondissement: Angers

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49240

Distance to Avrille

from Angers (prefecture): 4 km

from Paris: 264 km

from Calais: 422 km

from Nice: 743 km

from Bordeaux: 297 km

from Strasbourg: 631 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Angers, Beaucouze, Cantenay-Epinard, Ecouflant, Montreuil-Juigne and Saint-Jean-de-Linieres.

This page in French: Visiter Avrille