Briollay tourism and travel guide

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Visit Briollay: highlights and tourist information

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Briollay is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 12 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Briollay is 255 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau Plessis-Bourre at 5 km and Angers Cathedral at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Briollay, 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 Briollay 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 Briollay

Markets in and near Briollay

  • Tierce: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Seiches-sur-le-Loir: market Thursday (10km)
  • Saint-Barthelemy-d'Anjou: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (12km)
  • Angers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (14km)
  • Trelaze: market Sunday (14km)
  • Le Lion-d'Angers: market Friday (18km)
  • Brissac-Quince: market Thursday (24km)
  • Beaufort-en-Vallee: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Segre: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)

More information about Briollay, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Briollay, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (33km)
  • La Fleche (35km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (56km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (33km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (33km)
  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (59km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Pin (33km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (46km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (52km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (8km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Briollay

Canton: Tiercé

Arrondissement: Angers

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49125

Distance to Briollay

from Angers (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 255 km

from Calais: 413 km

from Nice: 741 km

from Bordeaux: 304 km

from Strasbourg: 623 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cantenay-Epinard, Cheffes, Ecouflant, Ecuille, Pellouailles-les-Vignes, Saint-Sylvain-d'Anjou, Soucelles, Soulaire-et-Bourg, Tierce and Villeveque.

This page in French: Visiter Briollay