Oize tourism and travel guide

Photo of Oize in Sarthe

Visit Oize: highlights and tourist information

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Oize is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 25 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Oize is 203 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau du Lude at 18 km and Parcé-sur-Sarthe at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Oize, 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 Oize 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 Sarthe

Map of places to visit near Oize

Markets in and near Oize

  • La Suze-sur-Sarthe: market Thursday (11km)
  • Ecommoy: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Malicorne-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (14km)
  • Arnage: market Saturday (15km)
  • Noyen-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (17km)
  • Allonnes: market Tuesday (18km)
  • La Fleche: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Le Lude: market Thursday (18km)
  • Le Mans: market every day except Monday (21km)
  • Chateau-du-Loir: market Saturday (27km)

More information about Oize, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Oize, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Fleche (18km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (23km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (26km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (10km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (16km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (18km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (23km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (25km)
  • Parc de Lathan (37km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (25km)
  • Cogners (42km)
  • La Cropte (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (13km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Oize

Canton: Pontvallain

Arrondissement: Flèche

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72330

Distance to Oize

from Le Mans (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 203 km

from Calais: 371 km

from Nice: 719 km

from Bordeaux: 334 km

from Strasbourg: 573 km

Getting here

Oize is in the north-west of France. Most visitors get here by car having taken a ferry, probably to Saint-Malo or Caen, and then a drive of around 2 - 3 hours. For driving distances to Oize from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cerans-Foulletourte, Chateau-l'Hermitage, La Fontaine-Saint-Martin, Parigne-le-Polin, Requeil and Yvre-le-Polin.

This page in French: Visiter Oize