Chaufour-Notre-Dame tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chaufour-Notre-Dame: highlights and tourist information

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Chaufour-Notre-Dame is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 9 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Chaufour-Notre-Dame is 191 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Mans at 9 km and Beaumont-sur-Sarthe at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chaufour-Notre-Dame, 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 Chaufour-Notre-Dame 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 Chaufour-Notre-Dame

Markets in and near Chaufour-Notre-Dame

  • Allonnes: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Le Mans: market every day except Monday (11km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (13km)
  • Arnage: market Saturday (14km)
  • La Suze-sur-Sarthe: market Thursday (15km)
  • Loue: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Noyen-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (21km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Malicorne-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (26km)

More information about Chaufour-Notre-Dame, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Chaufour-Notre-Dame, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Fleche (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (9km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (15km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (9km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (11km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (17km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (26km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (42km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (38km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (9km)
  • La Cropte (43km)
  • Cogners (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (13km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chaufour-Notre-Dame

Canton: Allonnes

Arrondissement: Mans

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72550

Distance to Chaufour-Notre-Dame

from Le Mans (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 191 km

from Calais: 350 km

from Nice: 735 km

from Bordeaux: 358 km

from Strasbourg: 571 km

Getting here

Chaufour-Notre-Dame is in the north-west of France. Most visitors get here by car having taken a ferry, probably to Saint-Malo or Caen, and then a drive of around 2 - 3 hours. For driving distances to Chaufour-Notre-Dame from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aigne, Coulans-sur-Gee, Degre, Fay, La Milesse, La Quinte, Lavardin, Pruille-le-Chetif, Rouillon, Saint-Georges-du-Bois, Saint-Saturnin, Souligne-Flace and Trange.

This page in French: Visiter Chaufour-Notre-Dame