Le Champ-sur-Layon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Champ-sur-Layon: highlights and tourist information

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Le Champ-sur-Layon is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 18 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Le Champ-sur-Layon is 278 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Brissac at 8 km and Aubigne-sur-Layon at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Champ-sur-Layon, 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 Champ-sur-Layon 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 Le Champ-sur-Layon

Markets in and near Le Champ-sur-Layon

  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Brissac-Quince: market Thursday (12km)
  • Chalonnes-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Chemille: market Thursday (15km)
  • Angers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (16km)
  • Trelaze: market Sunday (18km)
  • Vihiers: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Saint-Barthelemy-d'Anjou: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Doue-la-Fontaine: market Monday (27km)
  • Beaufort-en-Vallee: market Wednesday (32km)

More information about Le Champ-sur-Layon, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Le Champ-sur-Layon, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Le Champ-sur-Layon.

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Montreuil-Bellay (38km)
  • La Fleche (58km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (27km)
  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (27km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Pin (23km)
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (35km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (22km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (26km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Champ-sur-Layon

Canton: Thouarcé

Arrondissement: Angers

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49380

Distance to Le Champ-sur-Layon

from Angers (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 278 km

from Calais: 442 km

from Nice: 731 km

from Bordeaux: 275 km

from Strasbourg: 637 km

Getting here

Le Champ-sur-Layon is in the western-centre of France. Most visitors arrive in a car from one of the ferry terminals - Saint Malo and Caen are most practical, allow around 3-4 hours for the journey. For driving distances to Le Champ-sur-Layon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaulieu-sur-Layon, Chanzeaux, Faye-d'Anjou, Moze-sur-Louet, Rablay-sur-Layon, Rochefort-sur-Loire, Saint-Aubin-de-Luigne, Saint-Lambert-du-Lattay and Soulaines-sur-Aubance.

This page in French: Visiter Le Champ-sur-Layon