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Montguillon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montguillon in Maine-et-Loire

Photo is of Chateau Plessis-Bourre at 21 km from Montguillon

Visit Montguillon: highlights and tourist information

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Montguillon is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau Plessis-Bourre at 21 km and Chateau d'Angers at 32 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Montguillon, 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 Montguillon in Pays de la Loire.

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

Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Castle at 21 km (direction east-south-east)

The most unusual feature of Chateau Plessis-Bourre is the way it...

See Chateau Plessis-Bourre guide
Chateau d'Angers

Chateau d'Angers

Castle at 32 km (direction south-east)

The mighty fortified walls of Chateau d'Angers form an interesting contrast with...

See Chateau d'Angers guide
Apocalypse Tapestry

Apocalypse Tapestry

at 32 km (direction south-east)

The Apocalypse Tapestry is a remarkable 14th century tapestry, 100 metres...

See Apocalypse Tapestry guide
Angers Cathedral

Angers Cathedral

Cathedral at 32 km (direction south-east)

The cathedral in Angers is the earliest example of...

See Angers Cathedral guide
Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Church at 32 km (direction south-east)

The Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin in Angers combines 1500...

See Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin guide


at 32 km (direction south-east)

Most famous for its castle, Angers also has a cathedral and many...

See Angers guide


at 36 km (direction east-north-east), in the Sarthe department

Solesmes is known for its Abbey Saint-Pierre, an important benedictine...

See Solesmes guide


at 38 km (direction north-east), in the Mayenne department

The principal attraction in Saulges is the caves, occupied in prehistoric...

See Saulges guide


at 38 km (direction north-east), in the Mayenne department

The castle, the river and the historic centre make the substantial...

See Laval guide


at 42 km (direction east-north-east), in the Sarthe department

The small town of Asnières-sur-Vègre is especially picturesque in the area around...

See Asnieres-sur-Vegre guide


at 43 km (direction east-north-east), in the Sarthe department

Parcé sur Sarthe is a classified petites cites de caractere and...

See Parcé-sur-Sarthe guide
Chateau de Brissac

Chateau de Brissac

Castle at 45 km (direction south-south-east)

The Chateau de Brissac is the tallest castle in France, has...

See Chateau de Brissac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 51 km (direction north-east), in the Mayenne department

The medieval village and the castle in the pretty village of...

See Sainte-Suzanne guide


at 52 km (direction east-south-east)

Bauge is a small traditional town with a small castle...

See Bauge guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Maine-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near Montguillon


Markets in and near Montguillon

  • Segre: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Le Lion-d'Angers: market Friday (12km)
  • Chateau-Gontier: market Thursday & (12km)
  • Craon: market Monday (20km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (20km)
  • Tierce: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Renaze: market Friday (25km)
  • Meslay-du-Maine: market Friday (28km)
  • Cande: market Monday (29km)
  • Sable-sur-Sarthe: market Monday (32km)

More information about Montguillon, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Montguillon, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (12km)
  • Vitre (56km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (58km)
  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (20km)
  • Jardins du Pin (36km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (29km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (45km)
  • Étang de la Valière (51km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chenille-Change (7km)
  • Coudray (10km)
  • La Cropte (32km)

Geography and distances

Montguillon is in the western-centre of France at 32 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Montguillon is 261 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Montguillon

Canton: Segré

Arrondissement: Segré

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49500

Distance to Montguillon

from Angers (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 261 km

from Calais: 405 km

from Nice: 766 km

from Bordeaux: 322 km

from Strasbourg: 637 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avire, Chambellay, Chenille-Change, La Jaille-Yvon, Louvaines, Menil, Saint-Martin-du-Bois and Saint-Sauveur-de-Flee.

This page in French: Visiter Montguillon

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