Lassay-les-Chateaux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Lassay-les-Chateaux: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Small town with two 15th century castles and a popular public garden

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Lassay-les-Chateaux. For detailed visitor information see the Lassay-les-Chateaux travel guide.

Lassay-les-Chateaux is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region, in the center of France at 45 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Lassay-les-Chateaux is 214 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mayenne (town) at 17 km and Jublains at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lassay-les-Chateaux, 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 Lassay-les-Chateaux 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 Mayenne

Map of places to visit near Lassay-les-Chateaux

Markets in and near Lassay-les-Chateaux

  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (15km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (17km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (19km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (20km)
  • Gorron: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (31km)
  • Evron: market Thursday (33km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (34km)
  • Andouille: market Thursday (36km)
  • Ernee: market Tuesday (36km)

More information about Lassay-les-Chateaux, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Lassay-les-Chateaux, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Lassay-les-Chateaux.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (29km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (21km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (37km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (43km)
  • Sassy (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (33km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (41km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (43km)
  • Source - Couesnon (44km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (58km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (9km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (16km)
  • Juvigne (46km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lassay-les-Chateaux

Canton: Lassay-les-Châteaux

Arrondissement: Mayenne

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53110

Distance to Lassay-les-Chateaux

from Laval (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 214 km

from Calais: 326 km

from Nice: 797 km

from Bordeaux: 400 km

from Strasbourg: 607 km

Getting here

Lassay-les-Chateaux is in the center of France. 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 Lassay-les-Chateaux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chantrigne, Le Horps and Sainte-Marie-du-Bois.

This page in French: Visiter Lassay-les-Chateaux