Launay-Villiers tourism and travel guide

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Visit Launay-Villiers: highlights and tourist information

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Launay-Villiers is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region, in the center of France at 19 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Launay-Villiers is 260 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vitre at 15 km and Laval at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Launay-Villiers, 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 Launay-Villiers 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 Launay-Villiers

Markets in and near Launay-Villiers

  • Port-Brillet: market Tuesday (4km)
  • Vitre: market Monday (15km)
  • Andouille: market Thursday (17km)
  • Ernee: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Laval: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (19km)
  • La Guerche-de-Bretagne: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Fougeres: market Saturday (27km)
  • Chateaubourg: market Friday (29km)
  • Saint-Aubin-du-Cormier: market Thursday (32km)
  • Craon: market Monday (33km)

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Tourist attractions near Launay-Villiers, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Vitre (15km)
  • Chateau-Gontier (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (14km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (20km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (32km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (36km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (38km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (51km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (8km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (8km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (9km)
  • Étang de la Valière (12km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (17km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (20km)
  • Source - Couesnon (20km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (30km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (31km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (40km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (42km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (43km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Brice-en-Cogles (41km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Juvigne (11km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (42km)
  • La Cropte (43km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (44km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (45km)
  • Coudray (47km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Launay-Villiers

Canton: Loiron

Arrondissement: Laval

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53410

Distance to Launay-Villiers

from Laval (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 260 km

from Calais: 375 km

from Nice: 807 km

from Bordeaux: 368 km

from Strasbourg: 649 km

Getting here

Launay-Villiers 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 Launay-Villiers from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bourgon, Breal-sous-Vitre, Le Bourgneuf-la-Foret, Port-Brillet and Saint-Pierre-la-Cour.

This page in French: Visiter Launay-Villiers