Broc tourism and travel guide

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Visit Broc: highlights and tourist information

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Broc is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 55 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Broc is 215 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau du Lude at 8 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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Broc, 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 Broc 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 Broc

Markets in and near Broc

  • Le Lude: market Thursday (8km)
  • Noyant: market Friday (9km)
  • Chateau-la-Valliere: market Monday (12km)
  • La Fleche: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Chateau-du-Loir: market Saturday (23km)
  • Saint-Paterne-Racan: market Thursday (24km)
  • Ecommoy: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Neuille-Pont-Pierre: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Longue-Jumelles: market Thursday (31km)
  • Neuvy-le-Roi: market Friday (32km)

More information about Broc, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Broc, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Fleche (22km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (40km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (40km)
  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (42km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (8km)
  • Parc de Lathan (12km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (27km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (37km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (42km)
  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (42km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (42km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (43km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (44km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (48km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (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 (42km)
  • Cogners (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (38km)
  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (56km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Broc

Canton: Noyant

Arrondissement: Saumur

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49490

Distance to Broc

from Angers (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 215 km

from Calais: 394 km

from Nice: 700 km

from Bordeaux: 310 km

from Strasbourg: 574 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chalonnes-sous-le-Lude, Deneze-sous-le-Lude, Disse-sous-le-Lude and Marcilly-sur-Maulne.

This page in French: Visiter Broc