Etival-les-le-Mans tourism and travel guide

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Visit Etival-les-le-Mans: highlights and tourist information

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Etival-les-le-Mans is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 11 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Etival-les-le-Mans is 194 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Mans at 10 km and Parcé-sur-Sarthe at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Etival-les-le-Mans, 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 Etival-les-le-Mans 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 Etival-les-le-Mans

Markets in and near Etival-les-le-Mans

  • Allonnes: market Tuesday (5km)
  • Arnage: market Saturday (8km)
  • La Suze-sur-Sarthe: market Thursday (9km)
  • Le Mans: market every day except Monday (9km)
  • Noyen-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (17km)
  • Loue: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Ecommoy: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (20km)
  • Malicorne-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (20km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (30km)

More information about Etival-les-le-Mans, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Etival-les-le-Mans, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Fleche (31km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (10km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (15km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (4km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (11km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (17km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (18km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (35km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (11km)
  • La Cropte (43km)
  • Cogners (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (5km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Etival-les-le-Mans

Canton: Suze-sur-Sarthe

Arrondissement: Mans

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72700

Distance to Etival-les-le-Mans

from Le Mans (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 194 km

from Calais: 356 km

from Nice: 730 km

from Bordeaux: 351 km

from Strasbourg: 571 km

Getting here

Etival-les-le-Mans is in the north-west of France. Most visitors get here by car having taken a ferry, probably to Saint-Malo or Caen, and then a drive of around 2 - 3 hours. For driving distances to Etival-les-le-Mans from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allonnes, Fay, Louplande, Pruille-le-Chetif, Rouillon, Saint-Georges-du-Bois, Souligne-Flace, Spay and Voivres-les-le-Mans.

This page in French: Visiter Etival-les-le-Mans