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Chatelais tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau Plessis-Bourre at 33 km from Chatelais

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Visit Chatelais: highlights and tourist information

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Chatelais is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 42 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Chatelais is 271 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau Plessis-Bourre at 33 km and Laval at 37 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chatelais, 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 Chatelais 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 Maine-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near Chatelais

Markets in and near Chatelais

  • Segre: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Craon: market Monday (10km)
  • Renaze: market Friday (11km)
  • Chateau-Gontier: market Thursday & (18km)
  • Pouance: market Thursday (19km)
  • Le Lion-d'Angers: market Friday (21km)
  • Cande: market Monday (23km)
  • La Guerche-de-Bretagne: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (34km)
  • Meslay-du-Maine: market Friday (35km)

More information about Chatelais, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Chatelais, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

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National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (18km)
  • Vitre (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (11km)
  • Jardins du Pin (38km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (60km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt du Pertre (37km)
  • Île Saint-Aubin (39km)
  • Étang de la Valière (42km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (43km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (46km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (50km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chenille-Change (20km)
  • Coudray (21km)
  • La Cropte (39km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chatelais

Canton: Segré

Arrondissement: Segré

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49520

Distance to Chatelais

from Angers (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 271 km

from Calais: 408 km

from Nice: 779 km

from Bordeaux: 326 km

from Strasbourg: 649 km

Getting here

Chatelais 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 Chatelais from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bouille-Menard, Cherance, La Boissiere, La Ferriere-de-Flee, Mee, Noyant-la-Gravoyere, Nyoiseau and Saint-Quentin-les-Anges.

This page in French: Visiter Chatelais

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