Ize tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ize: highlights and tourist information

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Ize is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region, in the center of France at 38 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Ize is 208 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Evron at 11 km and Jublains at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ize, 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 Ize 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 Mayenne

Map of places to visit near Ize

Markets in and near Ize

  • Evron: market Thursday (11km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (13km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (24km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (25km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (25km)
  • Loue: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Andouille: market Thursday (36km)
  • Meslay-du-Maine: market Friday (36km)

More information about Ize, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Ize, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (30km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (45km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Massonnière (32km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (34km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (41km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (22km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (44km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (45km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (27km)
  • La Cropte (33km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (41km)
  • Coulaines (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ize

Canton: Bais

Arrondissement: Mayenne

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53160

Distance to Ize

from Laval (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 208 km

from Calais: 340 km

from Nice: 772 km

from Bordeaux: 378 km

from Strasbourg: 596 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Ize): Bais, Saint-Thomas-de-Courceriers, Sainte-Gemmes-le-Robert and Trans.

This page in French: Visitez Ize