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Clefs tourism and travel guide

Photo of Clefs in Maine-et-Loire

Photo is of Bauge at 10 km from Clefs

Visit Clefs: highlights and tourist information

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Clefs is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Bauge at 10 km and Chateau du Lude at 17 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Clefs, 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 Clefs in Pays de la Loire.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Bauge

Bauge

at 10 km (direction south-south-west)

Bauge is a small traditional town with a small castle - and...

See Bauge guide
Chateau du Lude

Chateau du Lude

Castle at 17 km (direction east), in the Sarthe department

The Chateau de Lude and its lovely gardens are the...

See Chateau du Lude guide
Parcé-sur-Sarthe

Parcé-sur-Sarthe

at 26 km (direction north-north-west), in the Sarthe department

Parcé sur Sarthe is a classified petites cites de caractere and has...

See Parcé-sur-Sarthe guide
Solesmes

Solesmes

at 31 km (direction north-west), in the Sarthe department

Solesmes is known for its Abbey Saint-Pierre, an important benedictine abbey that...

See Solesmes guide
 
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Asnieres-sur-Vegre

Asnieres-sur-Vegre

at 32 km (direction north-north-west), in the Sarthe department

The small town of Asnières-sur-Vègre is especially picturesque in the area...

See Asnieres-sur-Vegre guide
Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Castle at 36 km (direction west)

The most unusual feature of Chateau Plessis-Bourre is the way it combines...

See Chateau Plessis-Bourre guide
Angers

Angers

at 40 km (direction west-south-west)

Most famous for its castle, Angers also has a cathedral and many...

See Angers guide
Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Church at 40 km (direction west-south-west)

The Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin in Angers combines 1500 years...

See Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin guide
Angers Cathedral

Angers Cathedral

Cathedral at 40 km (direction west-south-west)

The cathedral in Angers is the earliest example of Angevin...

See Angers Cathedral guide
Chateau d'Angers

Chateau d'Angers

Castle at 41 km (direction west-south-west)

The mighty fortified walls of Chateau d'Angers form an interesting contrast...

See Chateau d'Angers guide
Apocalypse Tapestry

Apocalypse Tapestry

at 41 km (direction west-south-west)

The Apocalypse Tapestry is a remarkable 14th century tapestry, 100 metres long,...

See Apocalypse Tapestry guide
Saumur

Saumur

at 41 km (direction south)

The town of Saumur, in the shadow of the...

See Saumur guide
Chateau de Saumur

Chateau de Saumur

Castle at 41 km (direction south)

The Chateau de Saumur stands in an impressive location...

See Chateau de Saumur guide
Chateau de Brissac

Chateau de Brissac

Castle at 45 km (direction west-south-west)

The Chateau de Brissac is the tallest castle in France,...

See Chateau de Brissac guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Maine-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near Clefs

 
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Markets in and near Clefs

  • La Fleche: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Le Lude: market Thursday (17km)
  • Noyant: market Friday (18km)
  • Malicorne-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (21km)
  • Seiches-sur-le-Loir: market Thursday (22km)
  • Beaufort-en-Vallee: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Longue-Jumelles: market Thursday (28km)
  • Noyen-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (28km)
  • Tierce: market Wednesday (30km)
  • La Suze-sur-Sarthe: market Thursday (30km)

More information about Clefs, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Clefs, France

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

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Fleche (8km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (34km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (34km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (47km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (38km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chenille-Change (45km)
  • Coudray (47km)
  • La Cropte (49km)
  • Coulaines (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (37km)
 
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Geography and distances

Clefs is in the western-centre of France at 40 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Clefs is 225 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Clefs

Canton: Baugé

Arrondissement: Saumur

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49150

Distance to Clefs

from Angers (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 225 km

from Calais: 395 km

from Nice: 717 km

from Bordeaux: 312 km

from Strasbourg: 590 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Fougere, Montpollin and Vaulandry.

This page in French: Visiter Clefs

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