Geste tourism and travel guide

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Visit Geste: highlights and tourist information

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Geste is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 53 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Geste is 318 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Clisson at 17 km and Nantes at 33 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Geste, 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 Geste in Pays de la Loire.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Maine-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near Geste

Markets in and near Geste

  • Beaupreau: market Monday (9km)
  • Saint-Macaire-en-Mauges: market Friday (11km)
  • Clisson: market Friday (16km)
  • Ancenis: market Thursday (22km)
  • Cholet: market Saturday all day & Monday all day (22km)
  • Chemille: market Thursday (29km)
  • Carquefou: market Thursday (31km)
  • Chalonnes-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Saturday (32km)
  • Reze: market Tuesday & Friday (35km)
  • Nantes: market Sunday (38km)

More information about Geste, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Geste, France

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

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Pin (32km)
  • Jardin des plantes (33km)
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (34km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Héron (France) (29km)
  • Petite Amazonie de Nantes (32km)
  • Lac de Grand-Lieu (44km)
  • Île Saint-Aubin (56km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (35km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cholet (22km)
  • Carquefou (31km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (35km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Geste

Canton: Beaupréau

Arrondissement: Cholet

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49600

Distance to Geste

from Angers (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 318 km

from Calais: 471 km

from Nice: 759 km

from Bordeaux: 264 km

from Strasbourg: 678 km

Getting here

Geste is in the western-centre of France. Most visitors arrive in a car from one of the ferry terminals - Saint Malo and Caen are most practical, allow around 3-4 hours for the journey. For driving distances to Geste from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Chaussaire, La Regrippiere, Le Fief-Sauvin, Le Puiset-Dore, Tillieres and Villedieu-la-Blouere.

This page in French: Visiter Geste