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La Chartre-sur-le-Loir tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Chartre-sur-le-Loir in Sarthe

Photo is of Lavardin at 23 km from La Chartre-sur-le-Loir

Visit La Chartre-sur-le-Loir: highlights and tourist information

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La Chartre-sur-le-Loir is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lavardin at 23 km and Chateau du Lude at 33 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

La Chartre-sur-le-Loir, 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 La Chartre-sur-le-Loir in Pays de la Loire.

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

Lavardin

Lavardin

Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction east), in the Loir-et-Cher department

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

See Lavardin guide
Chateau du Lude

Chateau du Lude

Castle at 33 km (direction west)

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

See Chateau du Lude guide
Vendome

Vendome

at 37 km (direction east), in the Loir-et-Cher department

Now listed as a 'town of art and history', Vendome retains many...

See Vendome guide
Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters

Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters

Cathedral at 38 km (direction south-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
 
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Tours

Tours

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

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

See Tours guide
Le Mans

Le Mans

at 42 km (direction north-west)

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

See Le Mans guide
Chateau de Villandry

Chateau de Villandry

Castle at 43 km (direction south), in the Indre-et-Loire department

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

See Chateau de Villandry guide
Chateau d'Amboise

Chateau d'Amboise

Castle at 46 km (direction south-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The Chateau d'Amboise is a castle with impressive gardens and a lovely...

See Chateau d'Amboise guide
Langeais

Langeais

at 46 km (direction south-south-west), 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 47 km (direction south-south-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

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

See Chateau de Langeais guide
Amboise

Amboise

at 47 km (direction south-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Although it is the castle that attracts visitors to Amboise, you will...

See Amboise guide
Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise

Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise

Castle at 47 km (direction south-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The Chateau de Clos-Lucé was home to Leonardo da Vinci and you...

See Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise guide
Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard

Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard

Castle at 47 km (direction south-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard in Amboise is the first Renaissance...

See Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard guide
Chateau de Chaumont

Chateau de Chaumont

Castle at 53 km (direction east-south-east), in the Loir-et-Cher department

The small village of Chaumont-sur-Loire is dominated by the Chateau de Chaumont,...

See Chateau de Chaumont guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Sarthe

Map of places to visit near La Chartre-sur-le-Loir

 
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Markets in and near La Chartre-sur-le-Loir

  • Chateau-du-Loir: market Saturday (13km)
  • Neuvy-le-Roi: market Friday (14km)
  • Saint-Paterne-Racan: market Thursday (16km)
  • Besse-sur-Braye: market Saturday (17km)
  • Le Grand-Luce: market Wednesday all day (18km)
  • Neuille-Pont-Pierre: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Montoire-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (21km)
  • Savigny-sur-Braye: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Saint-Calais: market Thursday all day & Sunday (25km)
  • Ecommoy: market Tuesday (26km)

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

Tourist attractions near La Chartre-sur-le-Loir, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (45km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (39km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cogners (17km)
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire (37km)
  • Coulaines (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (38km)
  • Spaycific'Zoo (39km)
 
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Geography and distances

La Chartre-sur-le-Loir is in the north-west of France at 43 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: La Chartre-sur-le-Loir is 181 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Chartre-sur-le-Loir

Canton: Chartre-sur-le-Loir

Arrondissement: Mans

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72340

Distance to La Chartre-sur-le-Loir

from Le Mans (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 181 km

from Calais: 370 km

from Nice: 685 km

from Bordeaux: 333 km

from Strasbourg: 540 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 Chartre-sur-le-Loir from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumont-sur-Deme, Chahaignes, Lhomme, Marcon, Ponce-sur-le-Loir, Ruille-sur-Loir, Trehet and Villedieu-le-Chateau.

This page in French: Visiter La Chartre-sur-le-Loir

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