Lesbois tourism and travel guide

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Visit Lesbois: highlights and tourist information

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Lesbois is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region, in the center of France at 41 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Lesbois is 236 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mayenne (town) at 20 km and Domfront at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lesbois, 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 Lesbois 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 Lesbois

Markets in and near Lesbois

  • Gorron: market Wednesday (3km)
  • Ernee: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (21km)
  • Louvigne-du-Desert: market Friday (24km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Andouille: market Thursday (29km)
  • Fougeres: market Saturday (30km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (31km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (33km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (37km)

More information about Lesbois, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Lesbois, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Pellerine (23km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (24km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (33km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - Couesnon (24km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (27km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (36km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (40km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (43km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (45km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (46km)
  • Étang de la Valière (47km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (48km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Ducey (40km)
  • Saint-Brice-en-Cogles (41km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (54km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (9km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (17km)
  • Juvigne (29km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (58km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lesbois

Canton: Gorron

Arrondissement: Mayenne

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53120

Distance to Lesbois

from Laval (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 236 km

from Calais: 338 km

from Nice: 815 km

from Bordeaux: 401 km

from Strasbourg: 630 km

Getting here

Lesbois 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 Lesbois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brece, Colombiers-du-Plessis, Desertines, Gorron, Herce, Saint-Aubin-Fosse-Louvain, Saint-Simeon and Vieuvy.

This page in French: Visiter Lesbois