Ballots tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ballots: highlights and tourist information

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Ballots is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region, in the center of France at 29 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Ballots is 273 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vitre at 28 km and Laval at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ballots, 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 Ballots in Pays de la Loire.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


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Map of places to visit near Ballots

Markets in and near Ballots

  • Craon: market Monday (9km)
  • Renaze: market Friday (11km)
  • La Guerche-de-Bretagne: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Pouance: market Thursday (20km)
  • Port-Brillet: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Chateau-Gontier: market Thursday & (26km)
  • Segre: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Vitre: market Monday (28km)
  • Laval: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (29km)
  • Janze: market Wednesday (34km)

More information about Ballots, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Ballots, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (27km)
  • Vitre (28km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (9km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (39km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt du Pertre (20km)
  • Étang de la Valière (24km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (26km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (29km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (32km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (39km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (39km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (50km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (51km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (53km)
  • Île Saint-Aubin (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coudray (32km)
  • Chenille-Change (36km)
  • Juvigne (37km)
  • La Cropte (42km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ballots

Canton: Saint-Aignan-sur-Roë

Arrondissement: Château-Gontier

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53350

Distance to Ballots

from Laval (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 273 km

from Calais: 399 km

from Nice: 795 km

from Bordeaux: 342 km

from Strasbourg: 655 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Roe, La Selle-Craonnaise, Laubrieres, Livre and Niafles.

This page in French: Visiter Ballots