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Le Bourgneuf-la-Foret tourism and travel guide

Photo of Le Bourgneuf-la-Foret in Mayenne

Photo is of Laval at 18 km from Le Bourgneuf-la-Foret

Visit Le Bourgneuf-la-Foret: highlights and tourist information

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Le Bourgneuf-la-Foret is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Laval at 18 km and Vitre at 18 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Le Bourgneuf-la-Foret, 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 Le Bourgneuf-la-Foret in Pays de la Loire.

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



at 18 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Laval guide


at 18 km (direction west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

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

See Vitre guide


at 27 km (direction north-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

The castle and historic lower town are the main attraction, but...

See Fougeres guide
Les Jardins des Renaudies

Les Jardins des Renaudies

Garden at 27 km (direction north-north-east)

Les Jardins des Renaudies is a pretty garden in north-west...

See Les Jardins des Renaudies guide
Mayenne (town)

Mayenne (town)

at 31 km (direction east-north-east)

Quite a small town, the highlight of a visit to Mayenne...

See Mayenne (town) guide


at 37 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Jublains guide


at 40 km (direction west-north-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Most visitors to Saint-Brice-en-Cogles also enjoy the tour of the local...

See Saint-Brice-en-Cogles guide


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

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

See Chateaugiron guide


at 42 km (direction east)

The highlight here at Evron is the Abbey of...

See Evron guide


at 46 km (direction east-north-east)

Small town with two 15th century castles and a popular...

See Lassay-les-Chateaux guide


Most Beautiful Village at 46 km (direction east)

The medieval village and the castle in the pretty...

See Sainte-Suzanne guide


at 47 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Saulges guide


at 53 km (direction north-east), in the Orne department

The castle forms an excellent backdrop to the cobbled...

See Domfront guide
Bagnoles de l'Orne

Bagnoles de l'Orne

at 59 km (direction north-east), in the Orne department

The town of Bagnoles-de-l'Orne is very pleasant, and well...

See Bagnoles de l'Orne guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Mayenne

Map of places to visit near Le Bourgneuf-la-Foret


Markets in and near Le Bourgneuf-la-Foret

  • Port-Brillet: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Andouille: market Thursday (14km)
  • Ernee: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Laval: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (18km)
  • Vitre: market Monday (18km)
  • Fougeres: market Saturday (26km)
  • Gorron: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (31km)
  • La Guerche-de-Bretagne: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Chateaubourg: market Friday (32km)

More information about Le Bourgneuf-la-Foret, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Le Bourgneuf-la-Foret, France

What to do at Le Bourgneuf-la-Foret? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Le Bourgneuf-la-Foret.

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Vitre (18km)
  • Chateau-Gontier (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (10km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (18km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (35km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (35km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (41km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (50km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (11km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (13km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (13km)
  • Étang de la Valière (16km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (17km)
  • Source - Couesnon (18km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (23km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (29km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (33km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (42km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (45km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (45km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Juvigne (9km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (38km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (41km)
  • La Cropte (42km)
  • Coudray (48km)

Geography and distances

Le Bourgneuf-la-Foret is in the center of France at 18 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Le Bourgneuf-la-Foret is 256 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Bourgneuf-la-Foret

Canton: Loiron

Arrondissement: Laval

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53410

Distance to Le Bourgneuf-la-Foret

from Laval (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 256 km

from Calais: 371 km

from Nice: 807 km

from Bordeaux: 371 km

from Strasbourg: 645 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 Le Bourgneuf-la-Foret from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Baconniere, Launay-Villiers, Olivet, Port-Brillet, Saint-Ouen-Des-Toits and Saint-Pierre-la-Cour.

This page in French: Visiter Le Bourgneuf-la-Foret

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