La Chapelle-Saint-Fray tourism and travel guide

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La Chapelle-Saint-Fray 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 Chapelle-Saint-Fray in Pays de la Loire.

Popular places to visit nearby include Beaumont-sur-Sarthe at 14 km and Le Mans at 14 km.

La Chapelle-Saint-Fray, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 14 km (direction north-north-east)

It is the countryside around Beaumont-sur-Sarthe that is the main attraction, but...

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Le Mans

Le Mans

at 14 km (direction south-east)

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

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at 18 km (direction west-north-west)

Sillé le Guillaume has a chateau dating to the 11th century and...

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at 20 km (direction north-north-west)

The traditional market hall and remains of a medieval castle, and the...

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Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction north-north-west), in the Orne department

Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei is a very pretty village in the Regional Natural Park of...

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Les Jardins de la Mansoniere

Les Jardins de la Mansoniere

Garden at 32 km (direction north-north-west), in the Orne department

Les Jardins de la Mansoniere is a lovely garden in the charming...

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Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction west), in the Mayenne department

The medieval village and the castle in the pretty village of Sainte-Suzanne...

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at 34 km (direction south-west)

The small town of Asnières-sur-Vègre is especially picturesque in the area around...

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at 36 km (direction south-west), in the Orne department

There are several sites of historical interest in Alencon, best known as...

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at 36 km (direction west), in the Mayenne department

The highlight here at Evron is the Abbey of Notre Dame, in...

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at 36 km (direction south-west)

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

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at 39 km (direction west-south-west), in the Mayenne department

The principal attraction in Saulges is the caves, occupied in prehistoric times...

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at 40 km (direction west-south-west)

Solesmes is known for its Abbey Saint-Pierre, an important benedictine abbey that...

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La Ferte-Bernard

La Ferte-Bernard

at 44 km (direction east)

The medieval character and picturesque setting make La Ferté-Bernard one of our...

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Markets in and near La Chapelle-Saint-Fray

  • Conlie: market Thursday (7km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Allonnes: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Le Mans: market every day except Monday (17km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (20km)
  • Loue: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Arnage: market Saturday (22km)
  • La Suze-sur-Sarthe: market Thursday (25km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (27km)

More information about La Chapelle-Saint-Fray, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near La Chapelle-Saint-Fray, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (48km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (14km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (18km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Mirail (17km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (19km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (23km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (34km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (29km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (35km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (13km)
  • La Cropte (46km)
  • Cogners (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (21km)

Geography and distances

La Chapelle-Saint-Fray is in the north-west of France at 13 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: La Chapelle-Saint-Fray is 187 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Chapelle-Saint-Fray

Canton: Conlie

Arrondissement: Mans

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72240

Distance to La Chapelle-Saint-Fray

from Le Mans (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 187 km

from Calais: 341 km

from Nice: 741 km

from Bordeaux: 367 km

from Strasbourg: 569 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 Chapelle-Saint-Fray from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aigne, Domfront-en-Champagne, La Bazoge, La Milesse, La Quinte, Lavardin, Mezieres-sous-Lavardin, Saint-Jean-d'Asse, Saint-Saturnin and Sainte-Sabine-sur-Longeve.

This page in French: Visiter La Chapelle-Saint-Fray


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