Behuard tourism and travel guide

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Visit Behuard: highlights and tourist information

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Behuard is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 13 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Behuard is 276 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Brissac at 11 km and Apocalypse Tapestry at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Behuard, 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 Behuard 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 Behuard

Markets in and near Behuard

  • Chalonnes-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Angers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (11km)
  • Saint-Barthelemy-d'Anjou: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Brissac-Quince: market Thursday (15km)
  • Trelaze: market Sunday (15km)
  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Chemille: market Thursday (20km)
  • Vihiers: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Le Lion-d'Angers: market Friday (28km)
  • Tierce: market Wednesday (29km)

More information about Behuard, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Behuard, France

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

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Montreuil-Bellay (46km)
  • La Fleche (55km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (31km)
  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Pin (17km)
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (16km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (33km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Behuard

Canton: Saint-Georges-sur-Loire

Arrondissement: Angers

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49170

Distance to Behuard

from Angers (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 276 km

from Calais: 437 km

from Nice: 739 km

from Bordeaux: 283 km

from Strasbourg: 639 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bouchemaine, Chaudefonds-sur-Layon, Denee, La Possonniere, Rochefort-sur-Loire, Saint-Aubin-de-Luigne, Saint-Jean-de-la-Croix, Saint-Martin-du-Fouilloux and Savennieres.

This page in French: Visiter Behuard