Beaucouze tourism and travel guide

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Visit Beaucouze: highlights and tourist information

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Beaucouze is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 6 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Beaucouze is 269 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Apocalypse Tapestry at 5 km and Chateau d'Angers at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Beaucouze, 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 Beaucouze 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 Beaucouze

Markets in and near Beaucouze

  • Angers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (6km)
  • Saint-Barthelemy-d'Anjou: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Trelaze: market Sunday (13km)
  • Chalonnes-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Le Lion-d'Angers: market Friday (18km)
  • Brissac-Quince: market Thursday (19km)
  • Tierce: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Seiches-sur-le-Loir: market Thursday (23km)
  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (25km)

More information about Beaucouze, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Beaucouze, France

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

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (40km)
  • La Fleche (49km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay (53km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (34km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Pin (19km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (8km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (40km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Beaucouze

Canton: Angers-Ouest

Arrondissement: Angers

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49070

Distance to Beaucouze

from Angers (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 269 km

from Calais: 426 km

from Nice: 744 km

from Bordeaux: 293 km

from Strasbourg: 635 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Angers, Avrille, Bouchemaine, La Meignanne, Montreuil-Juigne, Saint-Jean-de-Linieres, Saint-Lambert-la-Potherie, Saint-Martin-du-Fouilloux and Sainte-Gemmes-sur-Loire.

This page in French: Visiter Beaucouze