La Menitre tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Menitre in Maine-et-Loire

Visit La Menitre: highlights and tourist information

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La Menitre is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 23 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: La Menitre is 253 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Brissac at 19 km and Bauge at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Menitre, 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 Menitre 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 Maine-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near La Menitre

Markets in and near La Menitre

  • Beaufort-en-Vallee: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Longue-Jumelles: market Thursday (12km)
  • Brissac-Quince: market Thursday (14km)
  • Trelaze: market Sunday (16km)
  • Saint-Barthelemy-d'Anjou: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Seiches-sur-le-Loir: market Thursday (20km)
  • Saumur: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (21km)
  • Angers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (22km)
  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Doue-la-Fontaine: market Monday (23km)

More information about La Menitre, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near La Menitre, France

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


  • Aquarium de Loudun (51km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Montreuil-Bellay (31km)
  • La Fleche (36km)
  • Loudun (51km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (24km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (24km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Menitre

Canton: Beaufort-en-Vallée

Arrondissement: Angers

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49250

Distance to La Menitre

from Angers (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 253 km

from Calais: 423 km

from Nice: 716 km

from Bordeaux: 286 km

from Strasbourg: 611 km

Getting here

La Menitre is in the western-centre of France. Most visitors arrive in a car from one of the ferry terminals - Saint Malo and Caen are most practical, allow around 3-4 hours for the journey. For driving distances to La Menitre from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaufort-en-Vallee, Le Thoureil, Les Rosiers-sur-Loire, Maze, Saint-Georges-Des-Sept-Voies, Saint-Mathurin-sur-Loire and Saint-Remy-la-Varenne.

This page in French: Visiter La Menitre