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La Selle-Craonnaise tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Selle-Craonnaise in Mayenne

Photo is of Laval at 33 km from La Selle-Craonnaise

Visit La Selle-Craonnaise: highlights and tourist information

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La Selle-Craonnaise is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Laval at 33 km and Vitre at 34 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

La Selle-Craonnaise, 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 Selle-Craonnaise in Pays de la Loire.

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



at 33 km (direction north-east)

The castle, the river and the historic centre make the substantial town...

See Laval guide


at 34 km (direction north-north-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

A town not be missed, Vitré has a superb historic centre with...

See Vitre guide


at 41 km (direction west-north-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

The castle and towers in the heart of old Chateaugiron help explain...

See Chateaugiron guide
Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Chateau Plessis-Bourre

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

The most unusual feature of Chateau Plessis-Bourre is the way it combines...

See Chateau Plessis-Bourre guide


at 50 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Saulges guide
Chateau d'Angers

Chateau d'Angers

Castle at 55 km (direction south-east), in the Maine-et-Loire department

The mighty fortified walls of Chateau d'Angers form an interesting contrast with...

See Chateau d'Angers guide
Apocalypse Tapestry

Apocalypse Tapestry

at 55 km (direction south-east), in the Maine-et-Loire department

The Apocalypse Tapestry is a remarkable 14th century tapestry, 100 metres long,...

See Apocalypse Tapestry guide
Angers Cathedral

Angers Cathedral

Cathedral at 55 km (direction south-east), in the Maine-et-Loire department

The cathedral in Angers is the earliest example of Angevin gothic architecture...

See Angers Cathedral guide
Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Church at 56 km (direction south-east), in the Maine-et-Loire department

The Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin in Angers combines 1500 years of religious...

See Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin guide


at 56 km (direction south-east), in the Maine-et-Loire department

Most famous for its castle, Angers also has a cathedral and many...

See Angers guide


at 56 km (direction west-north-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

An unmissable highlight in the region, Rennes has a very picturesque medieval...

See Rennes guide


at 59 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Evron guide


at 62 km (direction north-east)

Here in Jublains you can visit the roman ruins of the ancient...

See Jublains guide

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Map of places to visit near La Selle-Craonnaise


Markets in and near La Selle-Craonnaise

  • Renaze: market Friday (6km)
  • Craon: market Monday (7km)
  • Pouance: market Thursday (15km)
  • La Guerche-de-Bretagne: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Segre: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Chateau-Gontier: market Thursday & (25km)
  • Port-Brillet: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Cande: market Monday (31km)
  • Laval: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (33km)
  • Vitre: market Monday (34km)

Hotels near La Selle-Craonnaise

More information about La Selle-Craonnaise, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near La Selle-Craonnaise, France

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

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (26km)
  • Vitre (33km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (7km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (44km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt du Pertre (25km)
  • Étang de la Valière (29km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (31km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (34km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (37km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (44km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (44km)
  • Île Saint-Aubin (53km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (54km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (55km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coudray (30km)
  • Chenille-Change (32km)
  • La Cropte (43km)
  • Juvigne (43km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (52km)

Geography and distances

La Selle-Craonnaise is in the center of France at 33 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: La Selle-Craonnaise is 275 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Selle-Craonnaise

Canton: Craon

Arrondissement: Château-Gontier

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53800

Distance to La Selle-Craonnaise

from Laval (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 275 km

from Calais: 404 km

from Nice: 791 km

from Bordeaux: 336 km

from Strasbourg: 656 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive here from the cross channel ports of Saint Malo and Caen, the jorney only taking a couple of hours. For driving distances to La Selle-Craonnaise from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ballots, Bouchamps-les-Craon, Congrier, La Roe, Livre, Niafles, Renaze, Saint-Martin-du-Limet and Saint-Saturnin-du-Limet.

This page in French: Visiter La Selle-Craonnaise

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