Becon-les-Granits tourism and travel guide

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Visit Becon-les-Granits: highlights and tourist information

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Becon-les-Granits is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 19 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Becon-les-Granits is 278 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Apocalypse Tapestry at 18 km and Chateau d'Angers at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Becon-les-Granits, 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 Becon-les-Granits in Pays de la Loire.

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


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Map of places to visit near Becon-les-Granits

Markets in and near Becon-les-Granits

  • Le Lion-d'Angers: market Friday (16km)
  • Chalonnes-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Angers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (19km)
  • Cande: market Monday (19km)
  • Segre: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Saint-Barthelemy-d'Anjou: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Trelaze: market Sunday (26km)
  • Tierce: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (31km)
  • Brissac-Quince: market Thursday (31km)

More information about Becon-les-Granits, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Becon-les-Granits, France

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

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (37km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (46km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Pin (11km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (19km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (51km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Becon-les-Granits

Canton: Louroux-Béconnais

Arrondissement: Angers

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49370

Distance to Becon-les-Granits

from Angers (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 278 km

from Calais: 429 km

from Nice: 756 km

from Bordeaux: 297 km

from Strasbourg: 647 km

Getting here

Becon-les-Granits 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 Becon-les-Granits from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Saint-Augustin-Des-Bois and Saint-Clement-de-la-Place.

This page in French: Visiter Becon-les-Granits