Meslay-du-Maine tourism and travel guide

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Visit Meslay-du-Maine: highlights and tourist information

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Meslay-du-Maine is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region, in the center of France at 21 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Meslay-du-Maine is 237 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saulges at 12 km and Laval at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Meslay-du-Maine, 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 Meslay-du-Maine in Pays de la Loire.

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


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Map of places to visit near Meslay-du-Maine

Markets in and near Meslay-du-Maine

Market days in Meslay-du-Maine: weekly market: Friday;

  • Meslay-du-Maine: market Friday (0km)
  • Chateau-Gontier: market Thursday & (17km)
  • Sable-sur-Sarthe: market Monday (20km)
  • Laval: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (21km)
  • Evron: market Thursday (25km)
  • Andouille: market Thursday (30km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (30km)
  • Loue: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Craon: market Monday (32km)
  • Noyen-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (35km)

More information about Meslay-du-Maine, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Meslay-du-Maine, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

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Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (17km)
  • La Fleche (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (31km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (31km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (38km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (38km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (45km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (55km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt du Pertre (40km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (47km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (47km)
  • Étang de la Valière (48km)
  • Source - Couesnon (55km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • La Cropte (5km)
  • Coudray (19km)
  • Chenille-Change (29km)
  • Juvigne (47km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Meslay-du-Maine

Canton: Meslay-du-Maine

Arrondissement: Laval

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53170

Distance to Meslay-du-Maine

from Laval (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 237 km

from Calais: 376 km

from Nice: 768 km

from Bordeaux: 346 km

from Strasbourg: 619 km

Getting here

Meslay-du-Maine 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 Meslay-du-Maine from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arquenay, La Bazouge-de-Chemere, La Cropte, Le Bignon-du-Maine, Le Buret, Saint-Charles-la-Foret and Saint-Denis-du-Maine.

This page in French: Visiter Meslay-du-Maine