Barbechat tourism and travel guide

Photo of Barbechat in Loire-Atlantique

Photo is of Clisson at 21 km from Barbechat

Visit Barbechat: highlights and tourist information

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Barbechat is situated in the Loire-Atlantique department and Pays de la Loire region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Barbechat in Pays de la Loire.

Popular places to visit nearby include Clisson at 21 km and Nantes at 21 km.

Barbechat, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 21 km (direction south)

Clisson has a medieval castle, and an interesting architectural style having ben largely re-built...

See Clisson guide


at 21 km (direction west-south-west)

One of the largest towns in France, Nantes has many monuments, museums and places...

See Nantes guide
The Jardin Extraordinaire of Nantes

The Jardin Extraordinaire of Nantes

Garden at 21 km (direction west-south-west), in the Loire Atlantique department

The Jardin Extraordinaire de Nantes has been created in an old quarry and features...

See The Jardin Extraordinaire of Nantes guide
Chateau de Tiffauges

Chateau de Tiffauges

Castle at 31 km (direction south-south-east), in the Vendee department

The Chateau de Tiffauges is a 12th century castle in Vendee, known for its...

See Chateau de Tiffauges guide


at 39 km (direction east-south-east), in the Maine-et-Loire department

Cholet is a pleasant town in the Maine et Loire department....

See Cholet guide


at 65 km (direction north-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Langon is home to an ancient chapel with a Roman fresco...

See Langon guide

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Map of places to visit near Barbechat


Markets in and near Barbechat

  • Ancenis: market Thursday (13km)
  • Carquefou: market Thursday (16km)
  • Clisson: market Friday (21km)
  • Beaupreau: market Monday (23km)
  • Reze: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Nort-sur-Erdre: market Friday (24km)
  • Nantes: market Sunday (26km)
  • Saint-Macaire-en-Mauges: market Friday (28km)
  • Indre: market Sunday (31km)
  • La Montagne: market Wednesday (32km)

More information about Barbechat, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Barbechat, France

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des plantes (21km)
  • Jardins du Pin (35km)
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Héron (France) (17km)
  • Petite Amazonie de Nantes (20km)
  • Lac de Grand-Lieu (36km)
  • Marais de Machecoul (51km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (50km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Carquefou (16km)
  • Cholet (39km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Planète sauvage (parc) (40km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (51km)

Geography and distances

Barbechat is in the north-west of France at 21 kilometres from Nantes, the department capital (general information: Barbechat is 322 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Barbechat

Canton: Loroux-Bottereau

Arrondissement: Nantes

Department: Loire-Atlantique

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 44450

Distance to Barbechat

from Nantes (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 322 km

from Calais: 468 km

from Nice: 775 km

from Bordeaux: 277 km

from Strasbourg: 688 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive by car via one of the ferry ports such as Saint-Malo or Cherbourg. Allow around 3 hours for the trip in France. For driving distances to Barbechat from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Boissiere-du-Dore, La Chapelle-Basse-Mer, La Remaudiere, La Varenne, Landemont, Le Cellier, Le Loroux-Bottereau and Saint-Sauveur-de-Landemont.

This page in French: Visiter Barbechat