Beaupreau tourism and travel guide

Photo of Beaupreau in Maine-et-Loire

Photo is of Cholet at 18 km from Beaupreau

Visit Beaupreau: highlights and tourist information

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Beaupreau is situated in the Maine-et-Loire 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 Beaupreau in Pays de la Loire.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cholet at 18 km and Chateau de Tiffauges at 23 km.

Beaupreau, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 18 km (direction south-east)

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

See Cholet guide
Chateau de Tiffauges

Chateau de Tiffauges

Castle at 23 km (direction south-south-west), in the Vendee department

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

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at 25 km (direction west-south-west), in the Loire-Atlantique department

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

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at 40 km (direction east)

The small village of Aubigne-sur-Layon is very pretty, especially in late spring and summer...

See Aubigne-sur-Layon guide
Chateau de Brissac

Chateau de Brissac

Castle at 40 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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at 42 km (direction west), in the Loire-Atlantique department

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

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The Jardin Extraordinaire of Nantes

The Jardin Extraordinaire of Nantes

Garden at 42 km (direction west), in the Loire Atlantique department

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

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Apocalypse Tapestry

Apocalypse Tapestry

at 44 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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Chateau d\'Angers

Chateau d'Angers

Castle at 44 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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Angers Cathedral

Angers Cathedral

Cathedral at 44 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Church at 44 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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at 45 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Castle at 56 km (direction north-east)

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

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Markets in and near Beaupreau

Market days in Beaupreau: weekly market: Monday;

  • Beaupreau: market Monday (0km)
  • Saint-Macaire-en-Mauges: market Friday (9km)
  • Cholet: market Saturday all day & Monday all day (18km)
  • Chemille: market Thursday (20km)
  • Ancenis: market Thursday (23km)
  • Chalonnes-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Clisson: market Friday (25km)
  • Vihiers: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Mauleon: market Friday (36km)
  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (38km)

More information about Beaupreau, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Beaupreau, France

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

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Pin (25km)
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (28km)
  • Jardin des plantes (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Héron (France) (38km)
  • Petite Amazonie de Nantes (41km)
  • Île Saint-Aubin (48km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (35km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (35km)

Geography and distances

Beaupreau is in the western-centre of France at 45 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Beaupreau is 309 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Beaupreau

Canton: Beaupréau

Arrondissement: Cholet

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49600

Distance to Beaupreau

from Angers (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 309 km

from Calais: 465 km

from Nice: 752 km

from Bordeaux: 265 km

from Strasbourg: 669 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andreze, La Chapelle-du-Genet, Le Fief-Sauvin, Saint-Philbert-en-Mauges and Salle-et-Chapelle-Aubry.

This page in French: Visiter Beaupreau