Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe: highlights and tourist information

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Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 24 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe is 247 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau Plessis-Bourre at 10 km and Solesmes at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe, 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 Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe 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 Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe

Markets in and near Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe

Market days in Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe: weekly market: Friday;

  • Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (0km)
  • Tierce: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Seiches-sur-le-Loir: market Thursday (15km)
  • Le Lion-d'Angers: market Friday (18km)
  • Sable-sur-Sarthe: market Monday (21km)
  • Chateau-Gontier: market Thursday & (24km)
  • Saint-Barthelemy-d'Anjou: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Angers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (26km)
  • Trelaze: market Sunday (26km)
  • Segre: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)

More information about Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe, France

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

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (23km)
  • La Fleche (31km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (43km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (39km)
  • Jardins du Pin (41km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (41km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (47km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (20km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (61km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chenille-Change (14km)
  • Coudray (17km)
  • La Cropte (31km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe

Canton: Châteauneuf-sur-Sarthe

Arrondissement: Segré

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49330

Distance to Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe

from Angers (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 247 km

from Calais: 401 km

from Nice: 747 km

from Bordeaux: 316 km

from Strasbourg: 619 km

Getting here

Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe 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 Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brissarthe, Cherre, Contigne, Etriche and Juvardeil.

This page in French: Visiter Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe