Marolles-les-Saint-Calais tourism and travel guide

Photo of Marolles-les-Saint-Calais in Sarthe

Photo is of Lavardin at 21 km from Marolles-les-Saint-Calais

Visit Marolles-les-Saint-Calais: highlights and tourist information

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Marolles-les-Saint-Calais is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Marolles-les-Saint-Calais in Pays de la Loire.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lavardin at 21 km and Vendome at 25 km.

Marolles-les-Saint-Calais, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction south-south-east), in the Loir-et-Cher department

With a river and ancient bridge below and an ancient castle above...

See Lavardin guide


at 25 km (direction east-south-east), in the Loir-et-Cher department

Now listed as a 'town of art and history', Vendome retains many...

See Vendome guide
La Ferte-Bernard

La Ferte-Bernard

at 31 km (direction north-north-west)

The medieval character and picturesque setting make La Ferté-Bernard one of our...

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Le Mans

Le Mans

at 45 km (direction west)

Le Mans is best known for its famous car race, but also...

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National Monument at 45 km (direction east-north-east), in the Eure-et-Loir department

Both the castle and the town along the Loir River make Chateaudun...

See Chateaudun guide


at 45 km (direction east-north-east), in the Eure-et-Loir department

Within the Perche Regional Natural Park, in Nogent-le-Rotrou you can discover the...

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at 55 km (direction east-south-east), in the Loir-et-Cher department

The town of Blois, with its castle, cathedral, extensive historic centre and...

See Blois guide
Chateau de Blois

Chateau de Blois

Castle at 55 km (direction east-south-east), in the Loir-et-Cher department

One of the most impressive of the Loire castles, the Chateau de...

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Chateau du Lude

Chateau du Lude

Castle at 55 km (direction west-south-west)

The Chateau de Lude and its lovely gardens are the closest of...

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Chateau de Chaumont

Chateau de Chaumont

Castle at 57 km (direction south-east), in the Loir-et-Cher department

The small village of Chaumont-sur-Loire is dominated by the Chateau de Chaumont,...

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at 59 km (direction west-north-west)

It is the countryside around Beaumont-sur-Sarthe that is the main attraction, but...

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Markets in and near Marolles-les-Saint-Calais

  • Saint-Calais: market Thursday all day & Sunday (3km)
  • Savigny-sur-Braye: market Tuesday (5km)
  • Besse-sur-Braye: market Saturday (10km)
  • Mondoubleau: market Saturday & Monday all day (11km)
  • Souday: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Vibraye: market Friday (16km)
  • Montoire-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (19km)
  • Le Grand-Luce: market Wednesday all day (24km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Droue: market Tuesday (26km)

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Tourist attractions near Marolles-les-Saint-Calais, France

What to do at Marolles-les-Saint-Calais? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Marolles-les-Saint-Calais.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (40km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Poncé (20km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (25km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (42km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (54km)
  • Le pré Catelan (55km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (62km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cogners (11km)
  • Coulaines (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (46km)

Geography and distances

Marolles-les-Saint-Calais is in the north-west of France at 45 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Marolles-les-Saint-Calais is 156 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Marolles-les-Saint-Calais

Canton: Saint-Calais

Arrondissement: Mans

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72120

Distance to Marolles-les-Saint-Calais

from Le Mans (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 156 km

from Calais: 346 km

from Nice: 687 km

from Bordeaux: 358 km

from Strasbourg: 521 km

Getting here

Most visitors get here by car having taken a ferry, probably to Saint-Malo or Caen, and then a drive of around 2 - 3 hours. For driving distances to Marolles-les-Saint-Calais from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baillou, Conflans-sur-Anille, Rahay, Saint-Calais, Saint-Gervais-de-Vic, Sarge-sur-Braye and Savigny-sur-Braye.

This page in French: Visiter Marolles-les-Saint-Calais


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