Clisson tourism and travel guide
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France This Way comment: Clisson has a medieval castle, and an interesting architectural style having ben largely re-built in Italian style about 250 years ago
This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Clisson. For detailed visitor information see the Clisson travel guide.
Clisson is situated in the Loire-Atlantique department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 25 kilometres from Nantes, the department capital (general information: Clisson is 334 kilometres from Paris).. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.
Clisson, 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 Clisson 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 Loire-Atlantique
Map of places to visit near Clisson
Markets in and near Clisson
Market days in Clisson: weekly market: Friday;
- Clisson: market Friday (0km)
- Saint-Macaire-en-Mauges: market Friday (22km)
- Reze: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)
- Beaupreau: market Monday (25km)
- Nantes: market Sunday (28km)
- Carquefou: market Thursday (28km)
- Cholet: market Saturday all day & Monday all day (30km)
- Bouaye: market Thursday (32km)
- Ancenis: market Thursday (32km)
- Indre: market Sunday (32km)
More information about Clisson, Pays de la Loire
Tourist attractions near Clisson, France
Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Clisson.
- Jardin des plantes (25km)
- Parc oriental de Maulévrier (41km)
- Jardins du Pin (48km)
Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)
(see also historical French towns)
- Nantes (28km)
Sites of natural beauty
- Île Héron (France) (22km)
- Petite Amazonie de Nantes (24km)
- Lac de Grand-Lieu (30km)
- Marais de Machecoul (43km)
Amusement park / theme park
- Puy de Fou (34km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)
- Carquefou (28km)
- Cholet (30km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park
- Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (35km)
- Planète sauvage (parc) (37km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Clisson
from Nantes (prefecture): 25 km
from Paris: 334 km
from Calais: 486 km
from Nice: 766 km
from Bordeaux: 256 km
from Strasbourg: 693 km
Clisson is in the north-west of France. Most visitors arrive by car via one of the ferry ports such as Saint-Malo or Cherbourg. Allow around 3 hours for the trip in France. For driving distances to Clisson from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Clisson): Cugand, Getigne, Gorges, La Bernardiere, Le Pallet, Monnieres, Mouzillon, Saint-Hilaire-de-Clisson and Saint-Lumine-de-Clisson.
This page in French: Visitez Clisson