Le Thoureil tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Thoureil: highlights and tourist information

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Le Thoureil is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 24 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Le Thoureil is 255 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Brissac at 18 km and Saumur at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Thoureil, 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 Thoureil 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 Maine-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near Le Thoureil

Markets in and near Le Thoureil

  • Beaufort-en-Vallee: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Longue-Jumelles: market Thursday (12km)
  • Brissac-Quince: market Thursday (13km)
  • Trelaze: market Sunday (17km)
  • Saumur: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (19km)
  • Doue-la-Fontaine: market Monday (19km)
  • Saint-Barthelemy-d'Anjou: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Angers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (24km)
  • Seiches-sur-le-Loir: market Thursday (24km)

More information about Le Thoureil, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Le Thoureil, France

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


  • Aquarium de Loudun (48km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Montreuil-Bellay (28km)
  • La Fleche (39km)
  • Loudun (48km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (26km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (20km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Thoureil

Canton: Gennes

Arrondissement: Saumur

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49350

Distance to Le Thoureil

from Angers (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 255 km

from Calais: 427 km

from Nice: 714 km

from Bordeaux: 282 km

from Strasbourg: 612 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Gennes, Grezille, La Menitre, Les Rosiers-sur-Loire, Saint-Georges-Des-Sept-Voies, Saint-Mathurin-sur-Loire and Saint-Remy-la-Varenne.

This page in French: Visiter Le Thoureil