Joue-sur-Erdre tourism and travel guide

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Joue-sur-Erdre 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 Joue-sur-Erdre in Pays de la Loire.

Popular places to visit nearby include The Jardin Extraordinaire of Nantes at 32 km and Nantes at 32 km.

Joue-sur-Erdre, France: places to visit and attractions

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

The Jardin Extraordinaire of Nantes

The Jardin Extraordinaire of Nantes

Garden at 32 km (direction south-south-west), in the Loire Atlantique department

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

See The Jardin Extraordinaire of Nantes guide


at 32 km (direction south-south-west)

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

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at 41 km (direction west-north-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Langon is home to an ancient chapel with a Roman fresco...

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at 47 km (direction south-south-east)

Clisson has a medieval castle, and an interesting architectural style having ben...

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at 53 km (direction west-north-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Combining and active port with the cobbled streets of the old town,...

See Redon guide
Les Moutiers-en-Retz

Les Moutiers-en-Retz

Seaside resort at 65 km (direction south-west)

The small town of Les Moutiers-en-Retz is best known for the nearby...

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Markets in and near Joue-sur-Erdre

  • Nort-sur-Erdre: market Friday (8km)
  • Carquefou: market Thursday (23km)
  • Ancenis: market Thursday (23km)
  • Blain: market Tuesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Cande: market Monday (30km)
  • Pouance: market Thursday (33km)
  • Nantes: market Sunday (36km)
  • Reze: market Tuesday & Friday (36km)
  • Indre: market Sunday (38km)
  • Coueron: market Thursday (39km)

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Tourist attractions near Joue-sur-Erdre, France

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des plantes (32km)
  • Jardins du Pin (43km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Héron (France) (31km)
  • Petite Amazonie de Nantes (32km)
  • Lac de Grand-Lieu (48km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Grand-Fougeray (34km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Carquefou (23km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Planète sauvage (parc) (49km)

Geography and distances

Joue-sur-Erdre is in the north-west of France at 32 kilometres from Nantes, the department capital (general information: Joue-sur-Erdre is 318 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Joue-sur-Erdre

Canton: Riaillé

Arrondissement: Ancenis

Department: Loire-Atlantique

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 44440

Distance to Joue-sur-Erdre

from Nantes (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 318 km

from Calais: 452 km

from Nice: 796 km

from Bordeaux: 303 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 Joue-sur-Erdre from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Les Touches, Mouzeil and Trans-sur-Erdre.

This page in French: Visiter Joue-sur-Erdre