Fatines tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fatines: highlights and tourist information

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Fatines is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 12 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Fatines is 173 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Mans at 12 km and Beaumont-sur-Sarthe at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fatines, 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 Fatines 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 Fatines

Markets in and near Fatines

  • Connerre: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Le Mans: market every day except Monday (13km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Allonnes: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Arnage: market Saturday (18km)
  • Le Grand-Luce: market Wednesday all day (22km)
  • Ecommoy: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (26km)
  • La Ferte-Bernard: market Saturday & Monday (27km)
  • Vibraye: market Friday (29km)

More information about Fatines, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Fatines, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (51km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (7km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (12km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (26km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (26km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (31km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (38km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (39km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (47km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (53km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (41km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (11km)
  • Cogners (30km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (21km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fatines

Canton: Montfort-le-Gesnois

Arrondissement: Mans

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72470

Distance to Fatines

from Le Mans (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 173 km

from Calais: 341 km

from Nice: 720 km

from Bordeaux: 364 km

from Strasbourg: 550 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ardenay-sur-Merize, Champagne, Lombron, Montfort-le-Gesnois, Saint-Corneille, Saint-Mars-la-Briere and Savigne-l'Eveque.

This page in French: Visiter Fatines