Breil tourism and travel guide

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Visit Breil: highlights and tourist information

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Breil is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 54 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Breil is 224 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau du Lude at 19 km and Bauge at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Breil, 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 Breil 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 Breil

Markets in and near Breil

  • Noyant: market Friday (6km)
  • Chateau-la-Valliere: market Monday (15km)
  • Le Lude: market Thursday (19km)
  • Bourgueil: market Tuesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Longue-Jumelles: market Thursday (23km)
  • Langeais: market Sunday (25km)
  • Beaufort-en-Vallee: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Saint-Paterne-Racan: market Thursday (28km)
  • Avoine: market Friday (30km)
  • Montsoreau: market Sunday (30km)

More information about Breil, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Breil, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Fleche (30km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay (45km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (27km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (30km)
  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (33km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (33km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Lathan (0km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (19km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (31km)
  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (33km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (39km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (39km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (41km)
  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (46km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire (39km)
  • Cogners (58km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (47km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Breil

Canton: Noyant

Arrondissement: Saumur

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49490

Distance to Breil

from Angers (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 224 km

from Calais: 406 km

from Nice: 694 km

from Bordeaux: 299 km

from Strasbourg: 578 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Pellerine, Meigne-le-Vicomte, Meon, Noyant and Parcay-les-Pins.

This page in French: Visiter Breil