Geneston tourism and travel guide

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Visit Geneston: highlights and tourist information

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Geneston is situated in the Loire-Atlantique department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 18 kilometres from Nantes, the department capital (general information: Geneston is 350 kilometres from Paris).

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

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Geneston, 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 Geneston 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 Geneston

Markets in and near Geneston

  • Reze: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Bouaye: market Thursday (16km)
  • Nantes: market Sunday (18km)
  • Clisson: market Friday (18km)
  • Indre: market Sunday (20km)
  • La Montagne: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Coueron: market Thursday (24km)
  • Machecoul: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Le Pellerin: market Saturday (24km)
  • Carquefou: market Thursday (27km)

More information about Geneston, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Geneston, France

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des plantes (18km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Grand-Lieu (13km)
  • Petite Amazonie de Nantes (18km)
  • Île Héron (France) (18km)
  • Marais de Machecoul (24km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Carquefou (27km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Monts (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Planète sauvage (parc) (20km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (48km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Geneston

Canton: Aigrefeuille-sur-Maine

Arrondissement: Nantes

Department: Loire-Atlantique

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 44140

Distance to Geneston

from Nantes (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 350 km

from Calais: 498 km

from Nice: 780 km

from Bordeaux: 257 km

from Strasbourg: 712 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Planche, Le Bignon, Montbert and Saint-Colomban.

This page in French: Visiter Geneston