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Photo is of Chateau Plessis-Bourre at 15 km from Barace

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Visit Barace: highlights and tourist information

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Barace is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 24 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Barace is 242 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau Plessis-Bourre at 15 km and Bauge at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Barace, 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 Barace 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 Barace


Markets in and near Barace

  • Seiches-sur-le-Loir: market Thursday (7km)
  • Tierce: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (11km)
  • Saint-Barthelemy-d'Anjou: market Tuesday (22km)
  • La Fleche: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Sable-sur-Sarthe: market Monday (22km)
  • Trelaze: market Sunday (23km)
  • Beaufort-en-Vallee: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Angers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (25km)
  • Le Lion-d'Angers: market Friday (27km)

More information about Barace, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Barace, France

What to do at Barace? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Barace.

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Fleche (22km)
  • Chateau-Gontier (33km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (35km)
  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (35km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (39km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (40km)
  • Parc de Lathan (43km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (44km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (45km)
  • Jardins du Pin (45km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (49km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (20km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chenille-Change (24km)
  • Coudray (27km)
  • La Cropte (37km)
  • Coulaines (60km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (49km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Barace

Canton: Durtal

Arrondissement: Angers

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49430

Distance to Barace

from Angers (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 242 km

from Calais: 401 km

from Nice: 736 km

from Bordeaux: 312 km

from Strasbourg: 611 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Huille, La Chapelle-Saint-Laud, Lezigne and Montreuil-sur-Loir.

This page in French: Visiter Barace

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