Gennes-sur-Glaize tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gennes-sur-Glaize: highlights and tourist information

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Gennes-sur-Glaize is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region, in the center of France at 27 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Gennes-sur-Glaize is 245 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saulges at 21 km and Solesmes at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gennes-sur-Glaize, 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 Gennes-sur-Glaize 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 Gennes-sur-Glaize

Markets in and near Gennes-sur-Glaize

  • Chateau-Gontier: market Thursday & (8km)
  • Meslay-du-Maine: market Friday (11km)
  • Sable-sur-Sarthe: market Monday (19km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (21km)
  • Craon: market Monday (26km)
  • Le Lion-d'Angers: market Friday (27km)
  • Segre: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Laval: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (27km)
  • Tierce: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Renaze: market Friday (34km)

More information about Gennes-sur-Glaize, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Gennes-sur-Glaize, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (8km)
  • La Fleche (44km)
  • Vitre (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (25km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (37km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (44km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (39km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (42km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (49km)
  • Étang de la Valière (49km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (50km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (60km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coudray (7km)
  • La Cropte (14km)
  • Chenille-Change (18km)
  • Juvigne (52km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gennes-sur-Glaize

Canton: Bierné

Arrondissement: Château-Gontier

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53200

Distance to Gennes-sur-Glaize

from Laval (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 245 km

from Calais: 388 km

from Nice: 765 km

from Bordeaux: 335 km

from Strasbourg: 624 km

Getting here

Gennes-sur-Glaize 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 Gennes-sur-Glaize from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aze, Bierne, Chatelain, Fromentieres, Longuefuye and Ruille-Froid-Fonds.

This page in French: Visiter Gennes-sur-Glaize