Briosne-les-Sables tourism and travel guide

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Visit Briosne-les-Sables: highlights and tourist information

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Briosne-les-Sables is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 23 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Briosne-les-Sables is 163 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Ferte-Bernard at 19 km and Beaumont-sur-Sarthe at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Briosne-les-Sables, 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 Briosne-les-Sables in Pays de la Loire.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Briosne-les-Sables

Markets in and near Briosne-les-Sables

  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (2km)
  • Connerre: market Wednesday (15km)
  • La Ferte-Bernard: market Saturday & Monday (19km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (20km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Le Theil: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Le Mans: market every day except Monday (26km)
  • Vibraye: market Friday (29km)
  • Allonnes: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (30km)

More information about Briosne-les-Sables, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Briosne-les-Sables, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (59km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (20km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (23km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (37km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (40km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (40km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (41km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (28km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (40km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (48km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (50km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (22km)
  • Cogners (39km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (34km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Briosne-les-Sables

Canton: Bonnétable

Arrondissement: Mamers

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72110

Distance to Briosne-les-Sables

from Le Mans (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 163 km

from Calais: 326 km

from Nice: 727 km

from Bordeaux: 378 km

from Strasbourg: 545 km

Getting here

Briosne-les-Sables is in the north-west of France. Most visitors get here by car having taken a ferry, probably to Saint-Malo or Caen, and then a drive of around 2 - 3 hours. For driving distances to Briosne-les-Sables from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaufay, Bonnetable, Courcemont, Jauze, Rouperroux-le-Coquet, Saint-Aignan, Saint-Celerin, Terrehault and Torce-en-Vallee.

This page in French: Visiter Briosne-les-Sables