Beausse tourism and travel guide

Photo of Beausse in Maine-et-Loire

Photo is of Cholet at 29 km from Beausse

Visit Beausse: highlights and tourist information

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Beausse 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 Beausse in Pays de la Loire.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cholet at 29 km and Chateau de Brissac at 32 km.

Beausse, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 29 km (direction south)

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

See Cholet guide
Chateau de Brissac

Chateau de Brissac

Castle at 32 km (direction east)

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

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Apocalypse Tapestry

Apocalypse Tapestry

at 32 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 32 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 33 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 33 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 33 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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Chateau de Tiffauges

Chateau de Tiffauges

Castle at 37 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 37 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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at 37 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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Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Castle at 42 km (direction north-east)

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

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at 48 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 49 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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Markets in and near Beausse

  • Chalonnes-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Beaupreau: market Monday (14km)
  • Chemille: market Thursday (19km)
  • Ancenis: market Thursday (20km)
  • Saint-Macaire-en-Mauges: market Friday (23km)
  • Cande: market Monday (28km)
  • Cholet: market Saturday all day & Monday all day (29km)
  • Angers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (32km)
  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Vihiers: market Wednesday (35km)

More information about Beausse, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Beausse, France

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

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Pin (11km)
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (37km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (35km)
  • Île Héron (France) (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Beausse is in the western-centre of France at 33 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Beausse is 297 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Beausse

Canton: Saint-Florent-le-Vieil

Arrondissement: Cholet

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49410

Distance to Beausse

from Angers (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 297 km

from Calais: 451 km

from Nice: 754 km

from Bordeaux: 277 km

from Strasbourg: 661 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 Beausse from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Botz-en-Mauges, Chaudron-en-Mauges, La Pommeraye, Le Mesnil-en-Vallee, Saint-Laurent-du-Mottay and Saint-Quentin-en-Mauges.

This page in French: Visiter Beausse