Bais tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bais: highlights and tourist information

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Bais is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region, in the center of France at 36 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Bais is 211 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Jublains at 9 km and Evron at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bais, 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 Bais 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 Bais

Markets in and near Bais

  • Evron: market Thursday (11km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (12km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (19km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (29km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (30km)
  • Andouille: market Thursday (32km)
  • Loue: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (34km)
  • Laval: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (36km)

More information about Bais, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Bais, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (28km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Massonnière (36km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (38km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (38km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (46km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (62km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (25km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (44km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (22km)
  • La Cropte (34km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (36km)
  • Coulaines (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (53km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bais

Canton: Bais

Arrondissement: Mayenne

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53160

Distance to Bais

from Laval (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 211 km

from Calais: 340 km

from Nice: 777 km

from Bordeaux: 380 km

from Strasbourg: 600 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Champgeneteux, Hambers, Ize and Trans.

This page in French: Visiter Bais