Chavagnes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chavagnes: highlights and tourist information

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Chavagnes 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: Chavagnes is 273 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubigne-sur-Layon at 6 km and Chateau de Brissac at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chavagnes, 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 Chavagnes 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 Chavagnes

Markets in and near Chavagnes

  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (4km)
  • Brissac-Quince: market Thursday (9km)
  • Vihiers: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Doue-la-Fontaine: market Monday (16km)
  • Trelaze: market Sunday (20km)
  • Chemille: market Thursday (22km)
  • Angers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (22km)
  • Saint-Barthelemy-d'Anjou: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Chalonnes-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Beaufort-en-Vallee: market Wednesday (27km)

More information about Chavagnes, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Chavagnes, France

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


  • Aquarium de Loudun (49km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Montreuil-Bellay (27km)
  • Loudun (50km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Pin (35km)
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (36km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (28km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (15km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (55km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chavagnes

Canton: Thouarcé

Arrondissement: Angers

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49380

Distance to Chavagnes

from Angers (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 273 km

from Calais: 442 km

from Nice: 720 km

from Bordeaux: 271 km

from Strasbourg: 628 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brigne, Faveraye-Machelles, Faye-d'Anjou, Les Alleuds, Luigne, Martigne-Briand, Notre-Dame-d'Allencon, Saulge-l'Hopital and Thouarce.

This page in French: Visiter Chavagnes