Grandchamps-Des-Fontaines tourism and travel guide

Photo of Grandchamps-Des-Fontaines in Loire-Atlantique

Visit Grandchamps-Des-Fontaines: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Grandchamps-Des-Fontaines is situated in the Loire-Atlantique department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 17 kilometres from Nantes, the department capital (general information: Grandchamps-Des-Fontaines is 337 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Nantes at 17 km and Clisson at 39 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Grandchamps-Des-Fontaines, 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 Grandchamps-Des-Fontaines 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 Loire-Atlantique

Map of places to visit near Grandchamps-Des-Fontaines

Markets in and near Grandchamps-Des-Fontaines

  • Carquefou: market Thursday (11km)
  • Nort-sur-Erdre: market Friday (12km)
  • Blain: market Tuesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Nantes: market Sunday (18km)
  • Indre: market Sunday (19km)
  • Coueron: market Thursday (19km)
  • Reze: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • La Montagne: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Le Pellerin: market Saturday (21km)
  • Bouaye: market Thursday (25km)

More information about Grandchamps-Des-Fontaines, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Grandchamps-Des-Fontaines, France

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des plantes (17km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Petite Amazonie de Nantes (17km)
  • Île Héron (France) (18km)
  • Lac de Grand-Lieu (30km)
  • Loire Estuaire (40km)
  • Marais de Machecoul (44km)
  • Marais de Vilaine (47km)
  • Île-aux-Pies (55km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Grand-Fougeray (41km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Carquefou (11km)
  • La Gacilly (59km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Planète sauvage (parc) (30km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Grandchamps-Des-Fontaines

Canton: Chapelle-sur-Erdre

Arrondissement: Nantes

Department: Loire-Atlantique

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 44119

Distance to Grandchamps-Des-Fontaines

from Nantes (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 337 km

from Calais: 471 km

from Nice: 802 km

from Bordeaux: 292 km

from Strasbourg: 709 km

Getting here

Grandchamps-Des-Fontaines 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 Grandchamps-Des-Fontaines from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Casson, Heric, Suce-sur-Erdre and Treillieres.

This page in French: Visiter Grandchamps-Des-Fontaines