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Montjean-sur-Loire tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montjean-sur-Loire in Maine-et-Loire

Photo is of Apocalypse Tapestry at 25 km from Montjean-sur-Loire

Visit Montjean-sur-Loire: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Apocalypse Tapestry at 25 km and Chateau d'Angers at 25 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Montjean-sur-Loire, 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 Montjean-sur-Loire in Pays de la Loire.

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

Apocalypse Tapestry

Apocalypse Tapestry

at 25 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Apocalypse Tapestry guide
Chateau d'Angers

Chateau d'Angers

Castle at 25 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Chateau d'Angers guide
Angers Cathedral

Angers Cathedral

Cathedral at 25 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Angers Cathedral guide
Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Church at 25 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin guide


at 25 km (direction east-north-east)

Most famous for its castle, Angers also has a...

See Angers guide
Chateau de Brissac

Chateau de Brissac

Castle at 27 km (direction east)

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

See Chateau de Brissac guide
Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Castle at 34 km (direction north-east)

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

See Chateau Plessis-Bourre guide


at 36 km (direction east-south-east)

The small village of Aubigne-sur-Layon is very pretty, especially...

See Aubigne-sur-Layon guide
Chateau de Tiffauges

Chateau de Tiffauges

Castle at 46 km (direction south-west), in the Vendee department

The Chateau de Tiffauges is a 12th century castle in Vendee,...

See Chateau de Tiffauges guide


at 46 km (direction south-west), in the Loire-Atlantique department

Clisson has a medieval castle, and an interesting architectural style...

See Clisson guide


at 67 km (direction east-south-east), in the Deux-Sevres department

Best known for its 17th century castle, in Thouars...

See Thouars guide

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

Map of places to visit near Montjean-sur-Loire


Markets in and near Montjean-sur-Loire

  • Chalonnes-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Chemille: market Thursday (22km)
  • Beaupreau: market Monday (23km)
  • Cande: market Monday (23km)
  • Ancenis: market Thursday (24km)
  • Angers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (24km)
  • Le Lion-d'Angers: market Friday (29km)
  • Saint-Barthelemy-d'Anjou: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Trelaze: market Sunday (30km)
  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (30km)

More information about Montjean-sur-Loire, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Montjean-sur-Loire, France

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

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Pin (3km)
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (27km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (48km)

Geography and distances

Montjean-sur-Loire is in the western-centre of France at 25 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Montjean-sur-Loire is 289 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Montjean-sur-Loire

Canton: Saint-Florent-le-Vieil

Arrondissement: Cholet

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49570

Distance to Montjean-sur-Loire

from Angers (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 289 km

from Calais: 442 km

from Nice: 754 km

from Bordeaux: 285 km

from Strasbourg: 654 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 Montjean-sur-Loire from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Champtoce-sur-Loire, Ingrandes, La Pommeraye, Le Fresne-sur-Loire, Le Mesnil-en-Vallee and Saint-Germain-Des-Pres.

This page in French: Visiter Montjean-sur-Loire

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