Moulay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Moulay in Mayenne

Photo is of Mayenne (town) at 4 km from Moulay

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Moulay is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Moulay in Pays de la Loire.

Popular places to visit nearby include Mayenne (town) at 4 km and Jublains at 10 km.

Moulay, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Mayenne (town)

Mayenne (town)

at 4 km (direction )

Quite a small town, the highlight of a visit to Mayenne is the nearby...

See Mayenne (town) guide


at 10 km (direction east)

Here in Jublains you can visit the roman ruins of the ancient city that...

See Jublains guide
Les Jardins des Renaudies

Les Jardins des Renaudies

Garden at 21 km (direction west-north-west)

Les Jardins des Renaudies is a pretty garden in north-west France...

See Les Jardins des Renaudies guide


at 21 km (direction north-east)

Small town with two 15th century castles and a popular public garden...

See Lassay-les-Chateaux guide


at 21 km (direction east-south-east)

The highlight here at Evron is the Abbey of Notre Dame, in particular the...

See Evron guide


at 25 km (direction south-west)

The castle, the river and the historic centre make the substantial town of Laval...

See Laval guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction east-south-east)

The medieval village and the castle in the pretty village of Sainte-Suzanne still retain...

See Sainte-Suzanne guide
Bagnoles de l\'Orne

Bagnoles de l'Orne

at 34 km (direction north-east), in the Orne department

The town of Bagnoles-de-l'Orne is very pleasant, and well known as a spa town...

See Bagnoles de l'Orne guide


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

The castle forms an excellent backdrop to the cobbled streets in the old town...

See Domfront guide


at 36 km (direction south-east)

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

See Saulges guide


at 38 km (direction east), in the Sarthe department

Sillé le Guillaume has a chateau dating to the 11th century and a 13th...

See Sillé-le-Guillaume guide


at 44 km (direction west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

The castle and historic lower town are the main attraction, but be sure to...

See Fougeres guide
Les Jardins de la Mansoniere

Les Jardins de la Mansoniere

Garden at 44 km (direction east), in the Orne department

Les Jardins de la Mansoniere is a lovely garden in the charming village of...

See Les Jardins de la Mansoniere guide


Most Beautiful Village at 44 km (direction east), in the Orne department

Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei is a very pretty village in the Regional Natural Park of Normandie-Marne....

See Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Mayenne

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Map of places to visit near Moulay


Markets in and near Moulay

  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (4km)
  • Andouille: market Thursday (16km)
  • Gorron: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Evron: market Thursday (22km)
  • Ernee: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Laval: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (25km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (27km)
  • Port-Brillet: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (35km)
  • Meslay-du-Maine: market Friday (36km)

More information about Moulay, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Moulay, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (19km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (32km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (49km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - Couesnon (32km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (39km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (40km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (41km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (41km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (42km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (42km)
  • Étang de la Valière (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (13km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (24km)
  • Juvigne (31km)
  • La Cropte (36km)

Geography and distances

Moulay is in the center of France at 25 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Moulay is 228 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Moulay

Canton: Mayenne-Est

Arrondissement: Mayenne

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53100

Distance to Moulay

from Laval (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 228 km

from Calais: 347 km

from Nice: 793 km

from Bordeaux: 382 km

from Strasbourg: 619 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aron, Belgeard, Commer, Contest, La Bazoge-Montpincon, Mayenne, Parigne-sur-Braye, Saint-Baudelle and Saint-Georges-Buttavent.

This page in French: Visiter Moulay