La Planche tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Planche: highlights and tourist information

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La Planche is situated in the Loire-Atlantique department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 24 kilometres from Nantes, the department capital (general information: La Planche is 348 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Clisson at 14 km and Nantes at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Planche, 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 Planche in Pays de la Loire.

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


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Map of places to visit near La Planche

Markets in and near La Planche

  • Clisson: market Friday (14km)
  • Reze: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Bouaye: market Thursday (24km)
  • Nantes: market Sunday (24km)
  • Indre: market Sunday (27km)
  • La Montagne: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Machecoul: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Coueron: market Thursday (31km)
  • Carquefou: market Thursday (31km)
  • Les Essarts: market Wednesday (31km)

More information about La Planche, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near La Planche, France

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des plantes (24km)
  • Jardins du Pin (62km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Grand-Lieu (20km)
  • Île Héron (France) (23km)
  • Petite Amazonie de Nantes (23km)
  • Marais de Machecoul (29km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (41km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Carquefou (31km)
  • Cholet (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Planète sauvage (parc) (27km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (41km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Planche

Canton: Aigrefeuille-sur-Maine

Arrondissement: Nantes

Department: Loire-Atlantique

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 44140

Distance to La Planche

from Nantes (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 348 km

from Calais: 499 km

from Nice: 773 km

from Bordeaux: 251 km

from Strasbourg: 707 km

Getting here

La Planche is in the north-west of France. 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 La Planche from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Geneston, Montbert, Remouille and Vieillevigne.

This page in French: Visiter La Planche