Cherance tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cherance: highlights and tourist information

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Cherance is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region, in the center of France at 33 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Cherance is 270 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Laval at 33 km and Chateau Plessis-Bourre at 36 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cherance, 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 Cherance 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 Cherance

Markets in and near Cherance

  • Craon: market Monday (5km)
  • Renaze: market Friday (9km)
  • Segre: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Chateau-Gontier: market Thursday & (17km)
  • Pouance: market Thursday (19km)
  • Le Lion-d'Angers: market Friday (25km)
  • Cande: market Monday (27km)
  • La Guerche-de-Bretagne: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Meslay-du-Maine: market Friday (33km)
  • Laval: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (33km)

More information about Cherance, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Cherance, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (18km)
  • Vitre (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (6km)
  • Jardins du Pin (43km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt du Pertre (32km)
  • Étang de la Valière (37km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (39km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (42km)
  • Île Saint-Aubin (43km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (46km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coudray (22km)
  • Chenille-Change (23km)
  • La Cropte (38km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cherance

Canton: Craon

Arrondissement: Château-Gontier

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53400

Distance to Cherance

from Laval (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 270 km

from Calais: 405 km

from Nice: 782 km

from Bordeaux: 330 km

from Strasbourg: 649 km

Getting here

Cherance is in the center of France. Most visitors arrive here from the cross channel ports of Saint Malo and Caen, the jorney only taking a couple of hours. For driving distances to Cherance from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bouchamps-les-Craon, Bouille-Menard, Chatelais, Craon, La Boissiere, Mee, Niafles, Pommerieux and Saint-Quentin-les-Anges.

This page in French: Visiter Cherance