Pizieux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pizieux: highlights and tourist information

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Pizieux is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 35 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Pizieux is 160 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Belleme at 18 km and Beaumont-sur-Sarthe at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pizieux, 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 Pizieux 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 Pizieux

Markets in and near Pizieux

  • Mamers: market Monday (4km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (22km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (24km)
  • Le Theil: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (27km)
  • La Ferte-Bernard: market Saturday & Monday (28km)
  • Connerre: market Wednesday (31km)

More information about Pizieux, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Pizieux, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (35km)
  • Normandie-Maine (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (35km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (35km)
  • Sassy (45km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (47km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (47km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (11km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (30km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (32km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (34km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (38km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (35km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (47km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pizieux

Canton: Mamers

Arrondissement: Mamers

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72600

Distance to Pizieux

from Le Mans (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 160 km

from Calais: 312 km

from Nice: 742 km

from Bordeaux: 394 km

from Strasbourg: 548 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Commerveil, Courgains, Mamers, Marollette, Monce-en-Saosnois, Monhoudou, Panon, Saint-Calez-en-Saosnois, Saint-Longis, Saint-Remy-Des-Monts, Saint-Remy-du-Val, Saint-Vincent-Des-Pres, Saosnes, Sure, Thoigne, Vezot and Villaines-la-Carelle.

This page in French: Visiter Pizieux