Maze tourism and travel guide

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Visit Maze: highlights and tourist information

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Maze is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 21 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Maze is 249 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bauge at 16 km and Angers at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Maze, 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 Maze 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 Maze

Markets in and near Maze

  • Beaufort-en-Vallee: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Seiches-sur-le-Loir: market Thursday (15km)
  • Longue-Jumelles: market Thursday (15km)
  • Trelaze: market Sunday (15km)
  • Saint-Barthelemy-d'Anjou: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Brissac-Quince: market Thursday (17km)
  • Angers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (21km)
  • Tierce: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Saumur: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (26km)
  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (27km)

More information about Maze, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Maze, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Fleche (31km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay (37km)
  • Chateau-Gontier (52km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (35km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (14km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (14km)
  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (38km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Lathan (32km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (39km)
  • Jardins du Pin (45km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (21km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (30km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Maze

Canton: Beaufort-en-Vallée

Arrondissement: Angers

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49250

Distance to Maze

from Angers (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 249 km

from Calais: 418 km

from Nice: 720 km

from Bordeaux: 292 km

from Strasbourg: 609 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baune, Beaufort-en-Vallee, Corne, Cornille-les-Caves, Fontaine-Milon, Gee, La Menitre, Saint-Georges-du-Bois and Saint-Mathurin-sur-Loire.

This page in French: Visiter Maze