Force tourism and travel guide

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Visit Force: highlights and tourist information

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Force is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region, in the center of France at 7 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Force is 243 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Laval at 7 km and Saulges at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Force, 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 Force 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 Force

Markets in and near Force

  • Laval: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (6km)
  • Meslay-du-Maine: market Friday (14km)
  • Andouille: market Thursday (17km)
  • Port-Brillet: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Chateau-Gontier: market Thursday & (23km)
  • Evron: market Thursday (26km)
  • Craon: market Monday (28km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (31km)
  • Ernee: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Sable-sur-Sarthe: market Monday (34km)

More information about Force, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Force, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (23km)
  • Vitre (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (25km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (28km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (41km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (43km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (59km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt du Pertre (28km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (33km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (33km)
  • Étang de la Valière (35km)
  • Source - Couesnon (41km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (42km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (44km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • La Cropte (18km)
  • Coudray (27km)
  • Juvigne (33km)
  • Chenille-Change (37km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (40km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Force

Canton: Argentré

Arrondissement: Laval

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53260

Distance to Force

from Laval (prefecture): 7 km

from Paris: 243 km

from Calais: 373 km

from Nice: 782 km

from Bordeaux: 356 km

from Strasbourg: 628 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Argentre, Bonchamp-les-Laval, Entrammes, Laval, Louvigne and Parne-sur-Roc.

This page in French: Visiter Force