Frossay tourism and travel guide

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Visit Frossay: highlights and tourist information

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Frossay is situated in the Loire-Atlantique department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 29 kilometres from Nantes, the department capital (general information: Frossay is 365 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Brevin-les-Pins at 18 km and Pornic at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Frossay, 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 Frossay 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 Frossay

Markets in and near Frossay

  • Donges: market Thursday (14km)
  • Le Pellerin: market Saturday (14km)
  • Coueron: market Thursday (16km)
  • Saint-Brevin-les-Pins: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Pornic: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (19km)
  • La Montagne: market Wednesday (20km)
  • La Bernerie-en-Retz: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Indre: market Sunday (20km)
  • Bouaye: market Thursday (22km)
  • Pontchateau: market Monday all day (24km)

More information about Frossay, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Frossay, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Briere (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des plantes (30km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Loire Estuaire (15km)
  • Lac de Grand-Lieu (26km)
  • Pointe Sainte-Gildas (27km)
  • Marais de Machecoul (29km)
  • Petite Amazonie de Nantes (31km)
  • Île Héron (France) (33km)
  • Marais Salants de Guérande (39km)
  • Marais de Vilaine (41km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Planète sauvage (parc) (19km)
  • Parc zoologique du château de Branféré (52km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Frossay

Canton: Saint-Père-en-Retz

Arrondissement: Saint-Nazaire

Department: Loire-Atlantique

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 44320

Distance to Frossay

from Nantes (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 365 km

from Calais: 496 km

from Nice: 818 km

from Bordeaux: 287 km

from Strasbourg: 736 km

Getting here

Frossay is in the north-west of France. Most visitors arrive by car via one of the ferry ports such as Saint-Malo or Cherbourg. Allow around 3 hours for the trip in France. For driving distances to Frossay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cordemais and Vue.

This page in French: Visiter Frossay