Le Plessis-Mace tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Plessis-Mace: highlights and tourist information

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Le Plessis-Mace is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 12 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Le Plessis-Mace is 268 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau d'Angers at 12 km and Apocalypse Tapestry at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Plessis-Mace, 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 Plessis-Mace 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 Plessis-Mace

Markets in and near Le Plessis-Mace

  • Le Lion-d'Angers: market Friday (10km)
  • Angers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (13km)
  • Saint-Barthelemy-d'Anjou: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Tierce: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Trelaze: market Sunday (19km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (21km)
  • Segre: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Chalonnes-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Seiches-sur-le-Loir: market Thursday (24km)
  • Cande: market Monday (27km)

More information about Le Plessis-Mace, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Le Plessis-Mace, France

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

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (32km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (40km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Pin (20km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (11km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Plessis-Mace

Canton: Angers-Nord

Arrondissement: Angers

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49220

Distance to Le Plessis-Mace

from Angers (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 268 km

from Calais: 421 km

from Nice: 750 km

from Bordeaux: 301 km

from Strasbourg: 636 km

Getting here

Le Plessis-Mace 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 Plessis-Mace from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Meignanne, Membrolle-sur-Longuenee, Montreuil-Juigne, Pruille and Saint-Clement-de-la-Place.

This page in French: Visiter Le Plessis-Mace