Chalonnes-sur-Loire tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chalonnes-sur-Loire: highlights and tourist information

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Chalonnes-sur-Loire is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 21 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Chalonnes-sur-Loire is 285 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Brissac at 19 km and Apocalypse Tapestry at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chalonnes-sur-Loire, 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 Chalonnes-sur-Loire 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 Chalonnes-sur-Loire

Markets in and near Chalonnes-sur-Loire

Market days in Chalonnes-sur-Loire: weekly market: Tuesday & Saturday;

  • Chalonnes-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Saturday (0km)
  • Chemille: market Thursday (16km)
  • Angers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (19km)
  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Brissac-Quince: market Thursday (24km)
  • Beaupreau: market Monday (24km)
  • Saint-Barthelemy-d'Anjou: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Trelaze: market Sunday (25km)
  • Vihiers: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Saint-Macaire-en-Mauges: market Friday (31km)

More information about Chalonnes-sur-Loire, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Chalonnes-sur-Loire, France

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

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (40km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Pin (10km)
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (24km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (39km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chalonnes-sur-Loire

Canton: Chalonnes-sur-Loire

Arrondissement: Angers

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49290

Distance to Chalonnes-sur-Loire

from Angers (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 285 km

from Calais: 443 km

from Nice: 745 km

from Bordeaux: 280 km

from Strasbourg: 648 km

Getting here

Chalonnes-sur-Loire 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 Chalonnes-sur-Loire from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bourgneuf-en-Mauges, Chaudefonds-sur-Layon, La Possonniere and Saint-Laurent-de-la-Plaine.

This page in French: Visiter Chalonnes-sur-Loire