Bourg-l'Eveque tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau Plessis-Bourre at 38 km from Bourg-l'Eveque

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Bourg-l'Eveque 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 Bourg-l'Eveque in Pays de la Loire.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau Plessis-Bourre at 38 km and Laval at 42 km.

Bourg-l'Eveque, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Castle at 38 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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at 42 km (direction north-east), in the Mayenne department

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

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Apocalypse Tapestry

Apocalypse Tapestry

at 45 km (direction east-south-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 45 km (direction east-south-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 45 km (direction east-south-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 45 km (direction east-south-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-south-east)

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

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at 46 km (direction north-north-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

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

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at 51 km (direction west-north-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

The castle and towers in the heart of old Chateaugiron help explain why it...

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at 53 km (direction east-north-east), in the Mayenne department

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

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Chateau de Brissac

Chateau de Brissac

Castle at 57 km (direction south-east)

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 63 km (direction east-north-east), in the Mayenne department

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

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at 65 km (direction north-east), in the Mayenne department

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

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Markets in and near Bourg-l'Eveque

  • Renaze: market Friday (8km)
  • Segre: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Pouance: market Thursday (13km)
  • Craon: market Monday (13km)
  • Cande: market Monday (19km)
  • Chateau-Gontier: market Thursday & (25km)
  • Le Lion-d'Angers: market Friday (25km)
  • La Guerche-de-Bretagne: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (39km)
  • Meslay-du-Maine: market Friday (41km)

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Tourist attractions near Bourg-l'Eveque, France

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

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (25km)
  • Vitre (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (13km)
  • Jardins du Pin (38km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (57km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt du Pertre (37km)
  • Étang de la Valière (42km)
  • Île Saint-Aubin (43km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (43km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chenille-Change (26km)
  • Coudray (28km)
  • La Cropte (46km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (61km)

Geography and distances

Bourg-l'Eveque is in the western-centre of France at 45 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Bourg-l'Eveque is 278 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bourg-l'Eveque

Canton: Pouancé

Arrondissement: Segré

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49520

Distance to Bourg-l'Eveque

from Angers (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 278 km

from Calais: 413 km

from Nice: 783 km

from Bordeaux: 324 km

from Strasbourg: 656 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 Bourg-l'Eveque from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bouille-Menard, Combree, Gruge-l'Hopital, La Boissiere, La Chapelle-Hullin, Noyant-la-Gravoyere and Vergonnes.

This page in French: Visiter Bourg-l'Eveque