Brossay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Brossay in Maine-et-Loire

Visit Brossay: highlights and tourist information

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Brossay is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 43 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Brossay is 268 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Saumur at 15 km and Saumur at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Brossay, 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 Brossay 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 Brossay

Markets in and near Brossay

  • Montreuil-Bellay: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Doue-la-Fontaine: market Monday (6km)
  • Saumur: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (14km)
  • Thouars: market Tuesday & Friday all day (20km)
  • Montsoreau: market Sunday (21km)
  • Vihiers: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Longue-Jumelles: market Thursday (25km)
  • Argenton-Chateau: market Thursday (27km)
  • Brissac-Quince: market Thursday (28km)

More information about Brossay, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Brossay, France

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


  • Aquarium de Loudun (28km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Montreuil-Bellay (6km)
  • Loudun (28km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (23km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (20km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (20km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (20km)
  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (31km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (33km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (42km)
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (44km)
  • Parc de Lathan (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (7km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Brossay

Canton: Montreuil-Bellay

Arrondissement: Saumur

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49700

Distance to Brossay

from Angers (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 268 km

from Calais: 447 km

from Nice: 699 km

from Bordeaux: 260 km

from Strasbourg: 614 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cizay-la-Madeleine, Courchamps, Doue-la-Fontaine, Le Puy-Notre-Dame, Montfort, Montreuil-Bellay, Saint-Macaire-du-Bois and Vaudelnay.

This page in French: Visiter Brossay