Bazouges-sur-le-Loir tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bazouges-sur-le-Loir in Sarthe

Photo is of Parcé-sur-Sarthe at 17 km from Bazouges-sur-le-Loir

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Bazouges-sur-le-Loir is situated in the Sarthe 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 Bazouges-sur-le-Loir in Pays de la Loire.

Popular places to visit nearby include Parcé-sur-Sarthe at 17 km and Bauge at 17 km.

Bazouges-sur-le-Loir, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 17 km (direction north-north-west)

Parcé sur Sarthe is a classified petites cites de caractere and has an attractive...

See Parcé-sur-Sarthe guide


at 17 km (direction south-south-east), in the Maine-et-Loire department

Bauge is a small traditional town with a small castle - and a very...

See Bauge guide


at 21 km (direction north-west)

Solesmes is known for its Abbey Saint-Pierre, an important benedictine abbey that has helped...

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at 23 km (direction north-north-west)

The small town of Asnières-sur-Vègre is especially picturesque in the area around the bridge...

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Chateau du Lude

Chateau du Lude

Castle at 25 km (direction east)

The Chateau de Lude and its lovely gardens are the closest of the Loire...

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Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Castle at 30 km (direction west-south-west), in the Maine-et-Loire department

The most unusual feature of Chateau Plessis-Bourre is the way it combines medieval and...

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at 37 km (direction north-west), in the Mayenne department

The principal attraction in Saulges is the caves, occupied in prehistoric times...

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at 38 km (direction west-south-west), in the Maine-et-Loire department

Most famous for its castle, Angers also has a cathedral and many other interesting...

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Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Church at 38 km (direction west-south-west), in the Maine-et-Loire department

The Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin in Angers combines 1500 years of religious architecture with...

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Angers Cathedral

Angers Cathedral

Cathedral at 38 km (direction west-south-west), in the Maine-et-Loire department

The cathedral in Angers is the earliest example of Angevin gothic architecture in France...

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Chateau d\'Angers

Chateau d'Angers

Castle at 38 km (direction west-south-west), in the Maine-et-Loire department

The mighty fortified walls of Chateau d'Angers form an interesting contrast with the more...

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Apocalypse Tapestry

Apocalypse Tapestry

at 38 km (direction west-south-west), in the Maine-et-Loire department

The Apocalypse Tapestry is a remarkable 14th century tapestry, 100 metres long, telling the...

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Le Mans

Le Mans

at 45 km (direction north-east)

Le Mans is best known for its famous car race, but also has a...

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Chateau de Brissac

Chateau de Brissac

Castle at 45 km (direction south-west), in the Maine-et-Loire department

The Chateau de Brissac is the tallest castle in France, has more than 200...

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Markets in and near Bazouges-sur-le-Loir

  • La Fleche: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Malicorne-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (15km)
  • Seiches-sur-le-Loir: market Thursday (19km)
  • Noyen-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (21km)
  • Sable-sur-Sarthe: market Monday (22km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (24km)
  • Tierce: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Le Lude: market Thursday (25km)
  • La Suze-sur-Sarthe: market Thursday (27km)
  • Beaufort-en-Vallee: market Wednesday (27km)

More information about Bazouges-sur-le-Loir, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Bazouges-sur-le-Loir, France

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

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Fleche (7km)
  • Chateau-Gontier (43km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (39km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (39km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (45km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (25km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (31km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (32km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (34km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (34km)
  • Parc de Lathan (34km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (35km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chenille-Change (37km)
  • Coudray (37km)
  • La Cropte (38km)
  • Coulaines (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (35km)

Geography and distances

Bazouges-sur-le-Loir is in the north-west of France at 46 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Bazouges-sur-le-Loir is 227 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bazouges-sur-le-Loir

Canton: Flèche

Arrondissement: Flèche

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72200

Distance to Bazouges-sur-le-Loir

from Le Mans (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 227 km

from Calais: 391 km

from Nice: 728 km

from Bordeaux: 319 km

from Strasbourg: 596 km

Getting here

Most visitors get here by car having taken a ferry, probably to Saint-Malo or Caen, and then a drive of around 2 - 3 hours. For driving distances to Bazouges-sur-le-Loir from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cre, Durtal, La Chapelle-d'Aligne and Les Rairies.

This page in French: Visiter Bazouges-sur-le-Loir