Sidebar Menu

Cosse-d'Anjou tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cosse-d'Anjou in Maine-et-Loire

Photo is of Aubigne-sur-Layon at 17 km from Cosse-d'Anjou

Visit Cosse-d'Anjou: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Cosse-d'Anjou is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubigne-sur-Layon at 17 km and Chateau de Brissac at 25 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Cosse-d'Anjou, 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 Cosse-d'Anjou in Pays de la Loire.

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

Aubigne-sur-Layon

Aubigne-sur-Layon

at 17 km (direction east-north-east)

The small village of Aubigne-sur-Layon is very pretty, especially in late spring...

See Aubigne-sur-Layon guide
Chateau de Brissac

Chateau de Brissac

Castle at 25 km (direction north-east)

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

See Chateau de Brissac guide
Apocalypse Tapestry

Apocalypse Tapestry

at 35 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Apocalypse Tapestry guide
Chateau d'Angers

Chateau d'Angers

Castle at 35 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Chateau d'Angers guide
 
Advertisement
 
Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Church at 35 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin guide
Angers

Angers

at 35 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Angers guide
Angers Cathedral

Angers Cathedral

Cathedral at 35 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Angers Cathedral guide
Chateau de Tiffauges

Chateau de Tiffauges

Castle at 37 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vendee department

The Chateau de Tiffauges is a 12th century castle in Vendee,...

See Chateau de Tiffauges guide
Chateau de Montreuil-Bellay

Chateau de Montreuil-Bellay

Castle at 40 km (direction east)

The Château de Montreuil-Bellay is an impressive 15th century castle...

See Chateau de Montreuil-Bellay guide
Thouars

Thouars

at 41 km (direction east-south-east), in the Deux-Sevres department

Best known for its 17th century castle, in Thouars you can also...

See Thouars guide
Clisson

Clisson

at 46 km (direction west), in the Loire-Atlantique department

Clisson has a medieval castle, and an interesting architectural style having ben...

See Clisson guide
Saumur

Saumur

at 47 km (direction east)

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

See Saumur guide
Chateau de Saumur

Chateau de Saumur

Castle at 47 km (direction east)

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

See Chateau de Saumur guide
Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Castle at 50 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Chateau Plessis-Bourre guide

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

Map of places to visit near Cosse-d'Anjou

 
Advertisement
 

Markets in and near Cosse-d'Anjou

  • Chemille: market Thursday (7km)
  • Vihiers: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Cholet: market Saturday all day & Monday all day (19km)
  • Chalonnes-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Beaupreau: market Monday (24km)
  • Saint-Macaire-en-Mauges: market Friday (24km)
  • Argenton-Chateau: market Thursday (26km)
  • Mauleon: market Friday (27km)
  • Brissac-Quince: market Thursday (27km)

Hotels near Cosse-d'Anjou

More information about Cosse-d'Anjou, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Cosse-d'Anjou, France

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

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Montreuil-Bellay (40km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (39km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (51km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (18km)
  • Jardins du Pin (31km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (40km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (29km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (36km)
 
Advertisement
 

Geography and distances

Cosse-d'Anjou is in the western-centre of France at 36 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Cosse-d'Anjou is 293 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Cosse-d'Anjou

Canton: Chemillé

Arrondissement: Cholet

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49120

Distance to Cosse-d'Anjou

from Angers (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 293 km

from Calais: 460 km

from Nice: 729 km

from Bordeaux: 259 km

from Strasbourg: 648 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 Cosse-d'Anjou from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chemille, Coron, La Salle-de-Vihiers, La Tourlandry, Melay and Vezins.

This page in French: Visiter Cosse-d'Anjou

Back To Top