Bonchamp-les-Laval tourism and travel guide

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Bonchamp-les-Laval is situated in the Mayenne 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 Bonchamp-les-Laval in Pays de la Loire.

Popular places to visit nearby include Laval at 5 km and Saulges at 24 km.

Bonchamp-les-Laval, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 5 km (direction west)

The castle, the river and the historic centre make the substantial town of Laval...

See Laval guide


at 24 km (direction east-south-east)

The principal attraction in Saulges is the caves, occupied in prehistoric times...

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at 24 km (direction east-north-east)

The highlight here at Evron is the Abbey of Notre Dame, in particular the...

See Evron guide


at 26 km (direction north-east)

Here in Jublains you can visit the roman ruins of the ancient city that...

See Jublains guide


Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction east)

The medieval village and the castle in the pretty village of Sainte-Suzanne still retain...

See Sainte-Suzanne guide
Mayenne (town)

Mayenne (town)

at 28 km (direction north-north-east)

Quite a small town, the highlight of a visit to Mayenne is the nearby...

See Mayenne (town) guide
Les Jardins des Renaudies

Les Jardins des Renaudies

Garden at 37 km (direction north-north-west)

Les Jardins des Renaudies is a pretty garden in north-west France...

See Les Jardins des Renaudies guide


at 38 km (direction west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

A town not be missed, Vitré has a superb historic centre with numerous fascinating...

See Vitre guide


at 39 km (direction east-south-east), in the Sarthe department

Solesmes is known for its Abbey Saint-Pierre, an important benedictine abbey that has helped...

See Solesmes guide


at 41 km (direction east-south-east), in the Sarthe department

The small town of Asnières-sur-Vègre is especially picturesque in the area around the bridge...

See Asnieres-sur-Vegre guide


at 44 km (direction north-north-east)

Small town with two 15th century castles and a popular public garden...

See Lassay-les-Chateaux guide


at 45 km (direction east-north-east), in the Sarthe department

Sillé le Guillaume has a chateau dating to the 11th century and a 13th...

See Sillé-le-Guillaume guide


at 45 km (direction east-south-east), in the Sarthe department

Parcé sur Sarthe is a classified petites cites de caractere and has an attractive...

See Parcé-sur-Sarthe guide


at 48 km (direction west-north-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

The castle and historic lower town are the main attraction, but be sure to...

See Fougeres guide

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Markets in and near Bonchamp-les-Laval

  • Laval: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (5km)
  • Andouille: market Thursday (13km)
  • Meslay-du-Maine: market Friday (17km)
  • Port-Brillet: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Evron: market Thursday (25km)
  • Chateau-Gontier: market Thursday & (27km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (27km)
  • Ernee: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Craon: market Monday (31km)
  • Sable-sur-Sarthe: market Monday (37km)

More information about Bonchamp-les-Laval, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Bonchamp-les-Laval, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (27km)
  • Vitre (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (21km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (31km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (37km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (44km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt du Pertre (27km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (32km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (32km)
  • Étang de la Valière (34km)
  • Source - Couesnon (37km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (40km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (43km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • La Cropte (20km)
  • Juvigne (30km)
  • Coudray (31km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (36km)
  • Chenille-Change (41km)

Geography and distances

Bonchamp-les-Laval is in the center of France at 5 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Bonchamp-les-Laval is 242 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bonchamp-les-Laval

Canton: Argentré

Arrondissement: Laval

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53960

Distance to Bonchamp-les-Laval

from Laval (prefecture): 5 km

from Paris: 242 km

from Calais: 370 km

from Nice: 785 km

from Bordeaux: 360 km

from Strasbourg: 627 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive here from the cross channel ports of Saint Malo and Caen, the jorney only taking a couple of hours. For driving distances to Bonchamp-les-Laval from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Argentre, Force, La Chapelle-Anthenaise, Laval, Louverne and Louvigne.

This page in French: Visiter Bonchamp-les-Laval