Carquefou tourism and travel guide
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Carquefou is situated in the Loire-Atlantique department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 10 kilometres from Nantes, the department capital (general information: Carquefou is 334 kilometres from Paris).
Tourist classifications for Carquefou include "ville fleurie 4*".
Carquefou, 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 Carquefou 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 Carquefou
Markets in and near Carquefou
Market days in Carquefou: weekly market: Thursday;
- Carquefou: market Thursday (0km)
- Reze: market Tuesday & Friday (13km)
- Nantes: market Sunday (14km)
- Nort-sur-Erdre: market Friday (16km)
- Indre: market Sunday (17km)
- La Montagne: market Wednesday (19km)
- Coueron: market Thursday (20km)
- Le Pellerin: market Saturday (22km)
- Bouaye: market Thursday (23km)
- Ancenis: market Thursday (25km)
More information about Carquefou, Pays de la Loire
Tourist attractions near Carquefou, France
Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Carquefou.
- Jardin des plantes (9km)
Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)
(see also historical French towns)
- Nantes (14km)
Sites of natural beauty
- Île Héron (France) (9km)
- Petite Amazonie de Nantes (9km)
- Lac de Grand-Lieu (26km)
- Marais de Machecoul (42km)
Amusement park / theme park
- Puy de Fou (62km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park
- Planète sauvage (parc) (29km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Carquefou
from Nantes (prefecture): 10 km
from Paris: 334 km
from Calais: 473 km
from Nice: 790 km
from Bordeaux: 283 km
from Strasbourg: 703 km
Carquefou is in the north-west of France. Most visitors arrive by car via one of the ferry ports such as Saint-Malo or Cherbourg. Allow around 3 hours for the trip in France. For driving distances to Carquefou from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visiter Carquefou