Meigne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Meigne: highlights and tourist information

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Meigne is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 37 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Meigne is 262 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saumur at 11 km and Chateau de Saumur at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Meigne, 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 Meigne 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 Meigne

Markets in and near Meigne

  • Doue-la-Fontaine: market Monday (7km)
  • Saumur: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (10km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Longue-Jumelles: market Thursday (18km)
  • Montsoreau: market Sunday (20km)
  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Brissac-Quince: market Thursday (22km)
  • Beaufort-en-Vallee: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Vihiers: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Thouars: market Tuesday & Friday all day (28km)

More information about Meigne, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Meigne, France

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


  • Aquarium de Loudun (33km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Montreuil-Bellay (12km)
  • Loudun (33km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (21km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (12km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (12km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (20km)
  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (39km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Lathan (39km)
  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (44km)
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (8km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Meigne

Canton: Doué-la-Fontaine

Arrondissement: Saumur

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49700

Distance to Meigne

from Angers (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 262 km

from Calais: 440 km

from Nice: 703 km

from Bordeaux: 268 km

from Strasbourg: 612 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cizay-la-Madeleine, Courchamps, Deneze-sous-Doue, Doue-la-Fontaine, Forges, Les Ulmes, Montfort, Rou-Marson and Verrie.

This page in French: Visiter Meigne