Parne-sur-Roc tourism and travel guide

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Visit Parne-sur-Roc: highlights and tourist information

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Parne-sur-Roc is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region, in the center of France at 11 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Parne-sur-Roc is 242 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Laval at 11 km and Saulges at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Parne-sur-Roc, 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 Parne-sur-Roc in Pays de la Loire.

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


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Map of places to visit near Parne-sur-Roc

Markets in and near Parne-sur-Roc

  • Meslay-du-Maine: market Friday (10km)
  • Laval: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (10km)
  • Chateau-Gontier: market Thursday & (20km)
  • Andouille: market Thursday (21km)
  • Port-Brillet: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Evron: market Thursday (26km)
  • Craon: market Monday (28km)
  • Sable-sur-Sarthe: market Monday (30km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (33km)
  • Renaze: market Friday (37km)

More information about Parne-sur-Roc, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Parne-sur-Roc, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (20km)
  • Vitre (42km)
  • La Fleche (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (27km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (29km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (40km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt du Pertre (31km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (37km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (37km)
  • Étang de la Valière (38km)
  • Source - Couesnon (45km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (46km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (57km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • La Cropte (14km)
  • Coudray (24km)
  • Chenille-Change (34km)
  • Juvigne (37km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (43km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Parne-sur-Roc

Canton: Argentré

Arrondissement: Laval

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53260

Distance to Parne-sur-Roc

from Laval (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 242 km

from Calais: 375 km

from Nice: 778 km

from Bordeaux: 352 km

from Strasbourg: 626 km

Getting here

Parne-sur-Roc is in the center of France. 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 Parne-sur-Roc from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Entrammes, Force, Louvigne, Maisoncelles-du-Maine and Origne.

This page in French: Visiter Parne-sur-Roc