Le Pas tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Pas: highlights and tourist information

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Le Pas is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region, in the center of France at 40 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Le Pas is 229 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mayenne (town) at 14 km and Lassay-les-Chateaux at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Pas, 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 Pas in Pays de la Loire.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Le Pas

Markets in and near Le Pas

  • Gorron: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (15km)
  • Ernee: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (25km)
  • Andouille: market Thursday (29km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (31km)
  • Louvigne-du-Desert: market Friday (32km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (32km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (36km)

More information about Le Pas, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Le Pas, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (26km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (29km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - Couesnon (30km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (34km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (42km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (44km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (47km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (48km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (50km)
  • Étang de la Valière (51km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Ducey (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (6km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (10km)
  • Juvigne (33km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Pas

Canton: Ambrières-les-Vallées

Arrondissement: Mayenne

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53300

Distance to Le Pas

from Laval (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 229 km

from Calais: 335 km

from Nice: 808 km

from Bordeaux: 400 km

from Strasbourg: 622 km

Getting here

Le Pas 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 Le Pas from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ambrieres-les-Vallees, Couesmes-Vauce, Saint-Simeon and Souce.

This page in French: Visiter Le Pas