Cosse-le-Vivien tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cosse-le-Vivien: highlights and tourist information

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Cosse-le-Vivien is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region, in the center of France at 18 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Cosse-le-Vivien is 261 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Laval at 18 km and Vitre at 30 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cosse-le-Vivien, 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-le-Vivien 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 Cosse-le-Vivien

Markets in and near Cosse-le-Vivien

  • Craon: market Monday (12km)
  • Laval: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (18km)
  • Port-Brillet: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Chateau-Gontier: market Thursday & (20km)
  • Renaze: market Friday (20km)
  • La Guerche-de-Bretagne: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Meslay-du-Maine: market Friday (26km)
  • Andouille: market Thursday (28km)
  • Segre: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Vitre: market Monday (30km)

More information about Cosse-le-Vivien, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Cosse-le-Vivien, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

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Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (20km)
  • Vitre (29km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (11km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (31km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt du Pertre (18km)
  • Étang de la Valière (25km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (25km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (27km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (34km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (38km)
  • Source - Couesnon (42km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coudray (26km)
  • La Cropte (31km)
  • Juvigne (33km)
  • Chenille-Change (33km)
  • Fougeres (49km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cosse-le-Vivien

Canton: Cossé-le-Vivien

Arrondissement: Château-Gontier

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53230

Distance to Cosse-le-Vivien

from Laval (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 261 km

from Calais: 389 km

from Nice: 790 km

from Bordeaux: 347 km

from Strasbourg: 645 km

Getting here

Cosse-le-Vivien 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 Cosse-le-Vivien from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Astille, Cosmes, Courbeveille, La Chapelle-Craonnaise and Meral.

This page in French: Visiter Cosse-le-Vivien