Brion tourism and travel guide

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Visit Brion: highlights and tourist information

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Brion is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 30 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Brion is 243 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bauge at 12 km and Saumur at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Brion, 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 Brion 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 Brion

Markets in and near Brion

  • Beaufort-en-Vallee: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Longue-Jumelles: market Thursday (8km)
  • Seiches-sur-le-Loir: market Thursday (21km)
  • Saumur: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Noyant: market Friday (22km)
  • Trelaze: market Sunday (23km)
  • Brissac-Quince: market Thursday (24km)
  • Saint-Barthelemy-d'Anjou: market Tuesday (25km)
  • La Fleche: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Doue-la-Fontaine: market Monday (29km)

More information about Brion, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Brion, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Fleche (29km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay (35km)
  • Chateau-Gontier (59km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (28km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (13km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (13km)
  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (31km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (33km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Lathan (24km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (33km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (51km)
  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (30km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (30km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Brion

Canton: Beaufort-en-Vallée

Arrondissement: Angers

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49250

Distance to Brion

from Angers (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 243 km

from Calais: 416 km

from Nice: 712 km

from Bordeaux: 291 km

from Strasbourg: 601 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaufort-en-Vallee, Chartrene, Cuon, Fontaine-Guerin and Gee.

This page in French: Visiter Brion