Gesvres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gesvres: highlights and tourist information

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Gesvres is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region, in the center of France at 57 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Gesvres is 191 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Les Jardins de la Mansoniere at 7 km and Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gesvres, 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 Gesvres 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 Gesvres

Markets in and near Gesvres

  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (10km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (16km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (18km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (29km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (29km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (29km)
  • Evron: market Thursday (30km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (35km)

More information about Gesvres, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Gesvres, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (21km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (14km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (48km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (35km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (44km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (6km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (24km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (25km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (30km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (32km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (43km)
  • Coulaines (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gesvres

Canton: Villaines-la-Juhel

Arrondissement: Mayenne

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53370

Distance to Gesvres

from Laval (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 191 km

from Calais: 321 km

from Nice: 772 km

from Bordeaux: 394 km

from Strasbourg: 582 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Averton, Boulay-les-Ifs, Saint-Leonard-Des-Bois, Saint-Paul-le-Gaultier and Saint-Pierre-Des-Nids.

This page in French: Visiter Gesvres