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Le Longeron tourism and travel guide

Photo of Le Longeron in Maine-et-Loire

Photo is of Chateau de Tiffauges at 4 km from Le Longeron

Visit Le Longeron: highlights and tourist information

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Le Longeron is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Tiffauges at 4 km and Clisson at 18 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Le Longeron, 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 Longeron in Pays de la Loire.

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

Chateau de Tiffauges

Chateau de Tiffauges

Castle at 4 km (direction west), in the Vendee department

The Chateau de Tiffauges is a 12th century castle in Vendee, known...

See Chateau de Tiffauges guide


at 18 km (direction west-north-west), in the Loire-Atlantique department

Clisson has a medieval castle, and an interesting architectural style having ben...

See Clisson guide


at 43 km (direction west-north-west), in the Loire-Atlantique department

One of the largest towns in France, Nantes has many...

See Nantes guide


at 50 km (direction east-north-east)

The small village of Aubigne-sur-Layon is very pretty, especially in late...

See Aubigne-sur-Layon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 54 km (direction south-south-east), in the Vendee department

The pleasant village of Vouvant still retains part of...

See Vouvant guide
Chateau de Brissac

Chateau de Brissac

Castle at 56 km (direction east-north-east)

The Chateau de Brissac is the tallest castle in...

See Chateau de Brissac guide
Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Church at 63 km (direction north-east)

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

See Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin guide


at 63 km (direction north-east)

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

See Angers guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Maine-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near Le Longeron


Markets in and near Le Longeron

  • Saint-Macaire-en-Mauges: market Friday (12km)
  • Cholet: market Saturday all day & Monday all day (14km)
  • Clisson: market Friday (18km)
  • Beaupreau: market Monday (21km)
  • Mauleon: market Friday (25km)
  • Les Essarts: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Chemille: market Thursday (33km)
  • Ancenis: market Thursday (40km)
  • Vihiers: market Wednesday (42km)
  • Chalonnes-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Saturday (43km)

More information about Le Longeron, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Le Longeron, France

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (24km)
  • Jardin des plantes (43km)
  • Jardins du Pin (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Héron (France) (40km)
  • Petite Amazonie de Nantes (42km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (17km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cholet (14km)
  • Carquefou (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (18km)

Geography and distances

Le Longeron is in the western-centre of France at 63 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Le Longeron is 326 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Longeron

Canton: Montfaucon-Montigné

Arrondissement: Cholet

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49710

Distance to Le Longeron

from Angers (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 326 km

from Calais: 486 km

from Nice: 747 km

from Bordeaux: 246 km

from Strasbourg: 680 km

Getting here

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 Longeron from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Romagne, Saint-Aubin-Des-Ormeaux, Saint-Martin-Des-Tilleuls, Tiffauges and Torfou.

This page in French: Visiter Le Longeron

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