Brigne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Brigne: highlights and tourist information

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Brigne is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 29 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Brigne is 271 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubigne-sur-Layon at 7 km and Chateau de Brissac at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Brigne, 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 Brigne 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 Brigne

Markets in and near Brigne

  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Doue-la-Fontaine: market Monday (10km)
  • Brissac-Quince: market Thursday (13km)
  • Vihiers: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Saumur: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (23km)
  • Trelaze: market Sunday (23km)
  • Longue-Jumelles: market Thursday (25km)
  • Beaufort-en-Vallee: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Chemille: market Thursday (26km)

More information about Brigne, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Brigne, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (43km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Montreuil-Bellay (21km)
  • Loudun (44km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (34km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (15km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (15km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (33km)
  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (44km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (38km)
  • Jardins du Pin (41km)
  • Parc de Lathan (48km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (61km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (32km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (9km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (57km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Brigne

Canton: Doué-la-Fontaine

Arrondissement: Saumur

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49700

Distance to Brigne

from Angers (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 271 km

from Calais: 443 km

from Nice: 714 km

from Bordeaux: 268 km

from Strasbourg: 624 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ambillou-Chateau, Aubigne-sur-Layon, Chavagnes, Louerre, Louresse-Rochemenier, Luigne, Martigne-Briand, Noyant-la-Plaine, Saint-Georges-sur-Layon, Saulge-l'Hopital and Tigne.

This page in French: Visiter Brigne