Chailland tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chailland: highlights and tourist information

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Chailland is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region, in the center of France at 19 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Chailland is 247 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Laval at 19 km and Mayenne (town) at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chailland, 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 Chailland 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 Mayenne

Map of places to visit near Chailland

Markets in and near Chailland

  • Andouille: market Thursday (8km)
  • Ernee: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Port-Brillet: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Laval: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (19km)
  • Gorron: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (21km)
  • Fougeres: market Saturday (27km)
  • Vitre: market Monday (27km)
  • Louvigne-du-Desert: market Friday (34km)
  • Evron: market Thursday (36km)

More information about Chailland, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Chailland, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (0km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (16km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (35km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - Couesnon (17km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (20km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (23km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (23km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (23km)
  • Étang de la Valière (26km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (28km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (31km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Brice-en-Cogles (42km)
  • Ducey (53km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Juvigne (12km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (28km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (32km)
  • La Cropte (41km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chailland

Canton: Chailland

Arrondissement: Laval

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53420

Distance to Chailland

from Laval (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 247 km

from Calais: 361 km

from Nice: 805 km

from Bordeaux: 377 km

from Strasbourg: 637 km

Getting here

Chailland is in the center of France. Most visitors arrive here from the cross channel ports of Saint Malo and Caen, the jorney only taking a couple of hours. For driving distances to Chailland from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Baconniere, La Bigottiere, Saint-Germain-le-Guillaume and Saint-Hilaire-du-Maine.

This page in French: Visiter Chailland