Montigne-les-Rairies tourism and travel guide

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Visit Montigne-les-Rairies: highlights and tourist information

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Montigne-les-Rairies is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 31 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Montigne-les-Rairies is 234 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bauge at 12 km and Parcé-sur-Sarthe at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montigne-les-Rairies, 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 Montigne-les-Rairies 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 Montigne-les-Rairies

Markets in and near Montigne-les-Rairies

  • Seiches-sur-le-Loir: market Thursday (13km)
  • La Fleche: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Tierce: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Beaufort-en-Vallee: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (22km)
  • Malicorne-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (23km)
  • Noyant: market Friday (27km)
  • Sable-sur-Sarthe: market Monday (27km)
  • Le Lude: market Thursday (27km)
  • Saint-Barthelemy-d'Anjou: market Tuesday (28km)

More information about Montigne-les-Rairies, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Montigne-les-Rairies, France

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

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Fleche (13km)
  • Chateau-Gontier (44km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (47km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (32km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (32km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (53km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (27km)
  • Parc de Lathan (32km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (39km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (40km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (40km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (29km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chenille-Change (36km)
  • Coudray (38km)
  • La Cropte (43km)
  • Coulaines (54km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (42km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montigne-les-Rairies

Canton: Durtal

Arrondissement: Angers

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49430

Distance to Montigne-les-Rairies

from Angers (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 234 km

from Calais: 399 km

from Nice: 726 km

from Bordeaux: 311 km

from Strasbourg: 600 km

Getting here

Montigne-les-Rairies 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 Montigne-les-Rairies from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beauvau, Chevire-le-Rouge, Durtal, Fougere and Les Rairies.

This page in French: Visiter Montigne-les-Rairies