La Bruere-sur-Loir tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau du Lude at 14 km from La Bruere-sur-Loir

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La Bruere-sur-Loir is situated in the Sarthe 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 La Bruere-sur-Loir in Pays de la Loire.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau du Lude at 14 km and Bauge at 36 km.

La Bruere-sur-Loir, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau du Lude

Chateau du Lude

Castle at 14 km (direction west)

The Chateau de Lude and its lovely gardens are the closest of...

See Chateau du Lude guide


at 36 km (direction west-south-west), in the Maine-et-Loire department

Bauge is a small traditional town with a small castle - and...

See Bauge guide


at 36 km (direction south), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Langeais is a small town with a pretty town centre, best known...

See Langeais guide
Chateau de Langeais

Chateau de Langeais

Castle at 37 km (direction south), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Château de Langeais is a medieval-renaissance castle with nicely furnished rooms and...

See Chateau de Langeais guide
Chateau de Villandry

Chateau de Villandry

Castle at 37 km (direction south-south-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The rooms at Chateau de Villandry can be explored, but it is...

See Chateau de Villandry guide
Basilica of Saint-Martin in Tours

Basilica of Saint-Martin in Tours

Church at 38 km (direction south-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The basilica Saint-Martin is an imposing neo-byzantine church in the town of...

See Basilica of Saint-Martin in Tours guide


at 38 km (direction south-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Tours is a large important town with numerous monuments, gardens and medieval...

See Tours guide
Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters

Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters

Cathedral at 38 km (direction south-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The la Psalette cloister and the cathedral of Tours together make a...

See Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters guide
Le Mans

Le Mans

at 41 km (direction north-north-west)

Le Mans is best known for its famous car race, but also...

See Le Mans guide


Most Beautiful Village at 41 km (direction east), in the Loir-et-Cher department

With a river and ancient bridge below and an ancient castle above...

See Lavardin guide


at 44 km (direction south-south-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The village of Azay-le-Rideau is best known for its castle but also...

See Azay-le-Rideau guide
Chateau d'Azay-le-Rideau

Chateau d'Azay-le-Rideau

Castle at 44 km (direction south-south-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Not the most luxurious or largest castle in the region, it is...

See Chateau d'Azay-le-Rideau guide
Chateau d'Ussé

Chateau d'Ussé

Castle at 45 km (direction south), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The imposing Chateau d'Usse, next to the Loire, is an imposing medieval-renaissance...

See Chateau d'Ussé guide


at 46 km (direction west-north-west)

Parcé sur Sarthe is a classified petites cites de caractere and has...

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Markets in and near La Bruere-sur-Loir

  • Chateau-du-Loir: market Saturday (7km)
  • Saint-Paterne-Racan: market Thursday (11km)
  • Chateau-la-Valliere: market Monday (12km)
  • Le Lude: market Thursday (15km)
  • Neuvy-le-Roi: market Friday (19km)
  • Neuille-Pont-Pierre: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Ecommoy: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Noyant: market Friday (24km)
  • Le Grand-Luce: market Wednesday all day (25km)
  • La Fleche: market Wednesday (32km)

More information about La Bruere-sur-Loir, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near La Bruere-sur-Loir, France

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


  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (51km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Fleche (32km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (41km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (41km)
  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (56km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (14km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (21km)
  • Parc de Lathan (24km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (26km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (37km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (37km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (38km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (40km)
  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (44km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (45km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (45km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (47km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cogners (33km)
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire (37km)
  • Coulaines (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (34km)

Geography and distances

La Bruere-sur-Loir is in the north-west of France at 43 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: La Bruere-sur-Loir is 200 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Bruere-sur-Loir

Canton: Lude

Arrondissement: Flèche

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72500

Distance to La Bruere-sur-Loir

from Le Mans (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 200 km

from Calais: 383 km

from Nice: 694 km

from Bordeaux: 321 km

from Strasbourg: 559 km

Getting here

Most visitors get here by car having taken a ferry, probably to Saint-Malo or Caen, and then a drive of around 2 - 3 hours. For driving distances to La Bruere-sur-Loir from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chateau-du-Loir, Chenu, Montabon, Nogent-sur-Loir, Saint-Aubin-le-Depeint, Saint-Germain-d'Arce and Vaas.

This page in French: Visiter La Bruere-sur-Loir