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Chanteloup-les-Bois tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chanteloup-les-Bois in Maine-et-Loire

Photo is of Aubigne-sur-Layon at 21 km from Chanteloup-les-Bois

Visit Chanteloup-les-Bois: highlights and tourist information

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Chanteloup-les-Bois is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubigne-sur-Layon at 21 km and Chateau de Brissac at 32 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Chanteloup-les-Bois, 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 Chanteloup-les-Bois in Pays de la Loire.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Aubigne-sur-Layon

Aubigne-sur-Layon

at 21 km (direction east-north-east)

The small village of Aubigne-sur-Layon is very pretty, especially in late spring...

See Aubigne-sur-Layon guide
Chateau de Brissac

Chateau de Brissac

Castle at 32 km (direction north-east)

The Chateau de Brissac is the tallest castle in France,...

See Chateau de Brissac guide
Chateau de Tiffauges

Chateau de Tiffauges

Castle at 34 km (direction west), in the Vendee department

The Chateau de Tiffauges is a 12th century castle in Vendee,...

See Chateau de Tiffauges guide
Thouars

Thouars

at 38 km (direction east-south-east), in the Deux-Sevres department

Best known for its 17th century castle, in Thouars...

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Chateau de Montreuil-Bellay

Chateau de Montreuil-Bellay

Castle at 40 km (direction east)

The Château de Montreuil-Bellay is an impressive 15th century castle surrouned...

See Chateau de Montreuil-Bellay guide
Apocalypse Tapestry

Apocalypse Tapestry

at 43 km (direction north-north-east)

The Apocalypse Tapestry is a remarkable 14th century tapestry, 100 metres long,...

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Chateau d'Angers

Chateau d'Angers

Castle at 43 km (direction north-north-east)

The mighty fortified walls of Chateau d'Angers form an...

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Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Church at 43 km (direction north-north-east)

The Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin in Angers combines 1500...

See Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin guide
Angers

Angers

at 43 km (direction north-north-east)

Most famous for its castle, Angers also has a...

See Angers guide
Angers Cathedral

Angers Cathedral

Cathedral at 43 km (direction north-north-east)

The cathedral in Angers is the earliest example of Angevin...

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Clisson

Clisson

at 45 km (direction west), in the Loire-Atlantique department

Clisson has a medieval castle, and an interesting architectural style...

See Clisson guide
Saumur

Saumur

at 49 km (direction east-north-east)

The town of Saumur, in the shadow of the...

See Saumur guide
Chateau de Saumur

Chateau de Saumur

Castle at 50 km (direction east-north-east)

The Chateau de Saumur stands in an impressive location with...

See Chateau de Saumur guide
Parthenay

Parthenay

at 60 km (direction south-east), in the Deux-Sevres department

Parthenay is a quiet town, with historic monuments that hint...

See Parthenay guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Maine-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near Chanteloup-les-Bois

 
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Markets in and near Chanteloup-les-Bois

  • Vihiers: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Chemille: market Thursday (13km)
  • Cholet: market Saturday all day & Monday all day (15km)
  • Mauleon: market Friday (20km)
  • Argenton-Chateau: market Thursday (21km)
  • Saint-Macaire-en-Mauges: market Friday (24km)
  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Beaupreau: market Monday (26km)
  • Chalonnes-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Bressuire: market Tuesday & Saturday (32km)

Hotels near Chanteloup-les-Bois

More information about Chanteloup-les-Bois, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Chanteloup-les-Bois, France

What to do at Chanteloup-les-Bois? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Chanteloup-les-Bois.

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Montreuil-Bellay (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (43km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (48km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

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

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (29km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (29km)
  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (31km)
 
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Geography and distances

Chanteloup-les-Bois is in the western-centre of France at 43 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Chanteloup-les-Bois is 299 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Chanteloup-les-Bois

Canton: Cholet 2e Canton

Arrondissement: Cholet

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49340

Distance to Chanteloup-les-Bois

from Angers (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 299 km

from Calais: 467 km

from Nice: 726 km

from Bordeaux: 251 km

from Strasbourg: 650 km

Getting here

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 Chanteloup-les-Bois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Coron, La Plaine, La Tourlandry, Saint-Georges-Des-Gardes, Toutlemonde and Vezins.

This page in French: Visiter Chanteloup-les-Bois

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