Getigne tourism and travel guide

Photo of Getigne in Loire-Atlantique

Photo is of Clisson at 3 km from Getigne

Visit Getigne: highlights and tourist information

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Getigne is situated in the Loire-Atlantique department and Pays de la Loire region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Getigne in Pays de la Loire.

Popular places to visit nearby include Clisson at 3 km and Chateau de Tiffauges at 12 km.

Getigne, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 3 km (direction west-north-west)

Clisson has a medieval castle, and an interesting architectural style having ben largely re-built...

See Clisson guide
Chateau de Tiffauges

Chateau de Tiffauges

Castle at 12 km (direction east-south-east), in the Vendee department

The Chateau de Tiffauges is a 12th century castle in Vendee, known for its...

See Chateau de Tiffauges guide


at 28 km (direction west-north-west)

One of the largest towns in France, Nantes has many monuments, museums and places...

See Nantes guide
The Jardin Extraordinaire of Nantes

The Jardin Extraordinaire of Nantes

Garden at 28 km (direction west-north-west), in the Loire Atlantique department

The Jardin Extraordinaire de Nantes has been created in an old quarry and features...

See The Jardin Extraordinaire of Nantes guide


at 28 km (direction east), in the Maine-et-Loire department

Cholet is a pleasant town in the Maine et Loire department....

See Cholet guide
La Roche-sur-Yon

La Roche-sur-Yon

at 47 km (direction south-south-west), in the Vendee department

La Roche-sur-Yon has an attractive town centre around the gardens of the Place Napoleon...

See La Roche-sur-Yon guide


Seaside resort at 68 km (direction south-west), in the Vendee department

Bretignolles-sur-Mer is one of the smallest Vendee resorts - still has a big beach...

See Bretignolles-sur-Mer guide

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Map of places to visit near Getigne


Markets in and near Getigne

  • Clisson: market Friday (3km)
  • Saint-Macaire-en-Mauges: market Friday (20km)
  • Beaupreau: market Monday (24km)
  • Reze: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)
  • Cholet: market Saturday all day & Monday all day (28km)
  • Nantes: market Sunday (31km)
  • Carquefou: market Thursday (31km)
  • Ancenis: market Thursday (33km)
  • Les Essarts: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Bouaye: market Thursday (34km)

More information about Getigne, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Getigne, France

What to do at Getigne? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Getigne.

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des plantes (27km)
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (39km)
  • Jardins du Pin (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Héron (France) (24km)
  • Petite Amazonie de Nantes (26km)
  • Lac de Grand-Lieu (32km)
  • Marais de Machecoul (44km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (32km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cholet (28km)
  • Carquefou (31km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (32km)
  • Planète sauvage (parc) (39km)

Geography and distances

Getigne is in the north-west of France at 28 kilometres from Nantes, the department capital (general information: Getigne is 333 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Getigne

Canton: Clisson

Arrondissement: Nantes

Department: Loire-Atlantique

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 44190

Distance to Getigne

from Nantes (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 333 km

from Calais: 486 km

from Nice: 763 km

from Bordeaux: 254 km

from Strasbourg: 692 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boussay, Clisson, Cugand, Gorges, La Bernardiere, Saint-Crespin-sur-Moine and Saint-Hilaire-de-Clisson.

This page in French: Visiter Getigne