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Le May-sur-Evre tourism and travel guide

Photo of Le May-sur-Evre in Maine-et-Loire

Photo is of Chateau de Tiffauges at 21 km from Le May-sur-Evre

Visit Le May-sur-Evre: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Tiffauges at 21 km and Clisson at 30 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Le May-sur-Evre, 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 May-sur-Evre 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 21 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vendee department

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

See Chateau de Tiffauges guide


at 30 km (direction west), in the Loire-Atlantique department

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

See Clisson guide


at 34 km (direction east)

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

See Aubigne-sur-Layon guide
Chateau de Brissac

Chateau de Brissac

Castle at 38 km (direction east-north-east)

The Chateau de Brissac is the tallest castle in France, has more...

See Chateau de Brissac guide
Apocalypse Tapestry

Apocalypse Tapestry

at 45 km (direction north-east)

The Apocalypse Tapestry is a remarkable 14th century tapestry, 100 metres...

See Apocalypse Tapestry guide
Chateau d'Angers

Chateau d'Angers

Castle at 45 km (direction north-east)

The mighty fortified walls of Chateau d'Angers form an interesting...

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Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Church at 45 km (direction north-east)

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

See Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin guide
Angers Cathedral

Angers Cathedral

Cathedral at 45 km (direction north-east)

The cathedral in Angers is the earliest example of Angevin...

See Angers Cathedral guide


at 45 km (direction north-east)

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

See Angers guide


at 50 km (direction west), in the Loire-Atlantique department

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

See Nantes guide

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

Map of places to visit near Le May-sur-Evre


Markets in and near Le May-sur-Evre

  • Saint-Macaire-en-Mauges: market Friday (8km)
  • Cholet: market Saturday all day & Monday all day (8km)
  • Beaupreau: market Monday (10km)
  • Chemille: market Thursday (15km)
  • Chalonnes-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Mauleon: market Friday (26km)
  • Vihiers: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Clisson: market Friday (30km)
  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Ancenis: market Thursday (34km)

More information about Le May-sur-Evre, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Le May-sur-Evre, France

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

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (18km)
  • Jardins du Pin (31km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (49km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (27km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (28km)
  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (45km)

Geography and distances

Le May-sur-Evre is in the western-centre of France at 45 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Le May-sur-Evre is 308 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le May-sur-Evre

Canton: Beaupréau

Arrondissement: Cholet

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49122

Distance to Le May-sur-Evre

from Angers (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 308 km

from Calais: 469 km

from Nice: 742 km

from Bordeaux: 257 km

from Strasbourg: 664 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 May-sur-Evre from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andreze, Begrolles-en-Mauges, La Jubaudiere and Saint-Leger-sous-Cholet.

This page in French: Visiter Le May-sur-Evre

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