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Le Pellerin tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Nantes at 16 km from Le Pellerin

Visit Le Pellerin: highlights and tourist information

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Le Pellerin is situated in the Loire-Atlantique department and Pays de la Loire region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Nantes at 16 km and Les Moutiers-en-Retz at 24 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Le Pellerin, 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 Pellerin in Pays de la Loire.

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



at 16 km (direction east)

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

See Nantes guide
Les Moutiers-en-Retz

Les Moutiers-en-Retz

Seaside resort at 24 km (direction west-south-west)

The small town of Les Moutiers-en-Retz is best known for...

See Les Moutiers-en-Retz guide


at 28 km (direction west-south-west)

Pornic is one of the liveliest and most vibrant harbour towns...

See Pornic guide


Seaside resort at 31 km (direction west)

The beach at Saint-Brevin-les-Pins is the main attraction and...

See Saint-Brevin-les-Pins guide
Jade Coast

Jade Coast

at 32 km (direction west-south-west)

Pornic, a traditional port town with an attrcative harbour, is well...

See Jade Coast guide


at 38 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Clisson guide


at 42 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vendee department

On Noirmoutier island you can find lots of sandy beaches and...

See Noirmoutier guide


Seaside resort at 45 km (direction west)

The emphasis in Pornichet, immediately south of La Baule,...

See Pornichet guide
Briere Regional Natural Parc

Briere Regional Natural Parc

Natural Parc at 47 km (direction west-north-west)

Away from the beaches, Briere Regional Natural Parc is the...

See Briere Regional Natural Parc guide
La Baule

La Baule

Seaside resort at 49 km (direction west)

La Baule-Escoblac is a very pleasant and popular resort with a long...

See La Baule guide


at 50 km (direction south-west), in the Vendee department

The resort of Notre-Dame-de-Monts is one of the quiter...

See Notre-Dame-de-Monts guide


Seaside resort at 51 km (direction south-west), in the Vendee department

At Saint-Jean-de-Monts you will enjoy the extensive sandy beaches and one...

See Saint-Jean-de-Monts guide
Chateau de Tiffauges

Chateau de Tiffauges

Castle at 53 km (direction east-south-east), in the Vendee department

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

See Chateau de Tiffauges guide
La Roche-Bernard

La Roche-Bernard

at 54 km (direction west-north-west), in the Morbihan department

The river harbour and historic old town centre make La...

See La Roche-Bernard guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Loire-Atlantique

Map of places to visit near Le Pellerin


Markets in and near Le Pellerin

Market days in Le Pellerin: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Le Pellerin: market Saturday (0km)
  • Coueron: market Thursday (2km)
  • La Montagne: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Indre: market Sunday (6km)
  • Bouaye: market Thursday (8km)
  • Nantes: market Sunday (11km)
  • Reze: market Tuesday & Friday (14km)
  • Carquefou: market Thursday (22km)
  • Machecoul: market Wednesday (24km)
  • La Bernerie-en-Retz: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (25km)

More information about Le Pellerin, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Le Pellerin, France

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

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des plantes (16km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Grand-Lieu (13km)
  • Petite Amazonie de Nantes (17km)
  • Île Héron (France) (20km)
  • Marais de Machecoul (24km)
  • Loire Estuaire (30km)
  • Pointe Sainte-Gildas (38km)
  • Marais de Vilaine (52km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Carquefou (22km)
  • Pornichet (45km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Monts (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Planète sauvage (parc) (9km)

Geography and distances

Le Pellerin is in the north-west of France at 15 kilometres from Nantes, the department capital (general information: Le Pellerin is 356 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Pellerin

Canton: Pellerin

Arrondissement: Nantes

Department: Loire-Atlantique

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 44640

Distance to Le Pellerin

from Nantes (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 356 km

from Calais: 493 km

from Nice: 803 km

from Bordeaux: 278 km

from Strasbourg: 724 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive by car via one of the ferry ports such as Saint-Malo or Cherbourg. Allow around 3 hours for the trip in France. For driving distances to Le Pellerin from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brains, Cheix-en-Retz, Coueron, La Montagne and Saint-Jean-de-Boiseau.

This page in French: Visiter Le Pellerin

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