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Pont-Saint-Martin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Pont-Saint-Martin in Loire-Atlantique

Photo is of Nantes at 10 km from Pont-Saint-Martin

Visit Pont-Saint-Martin: highlights and tourist information

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Pont-Saint-Martin is situated in the Loire-Atlantique department and Pays de la Loire region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Nantes at 10 km and Clisson at 23 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Pont-Saint-Martin, 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 Pont-Saint-Martin in Pays de la Loire.

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



at 10 km (direction north-north-east)

One of the largest towns in France, Nantes has many...

See Nantes guide


at 23 km (direction east)

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

See Clisson guide
Les Moutiers-en-Retz

Les Moutiers-en-Retz

Seaside resort at 32 km (direction west)

The small town of Les Moutiers-en-Retz is best known for the nearby...

See Les Moutiers-en-Retz guide
Chateau de Tiffauges

Chateau de Tiffauges

Castle at 37 km (direction east-south-east), in the Vendee department

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

See Chateau de Tiffauges guide


at 39 km (direction west)

Pornic is one of the liveliest and most vibrant harbour towns along...

See Pornic guide
Jade Coast

Jade Coast

at 43 km (direction west)

Pornic, a traditional port town with an attrcative harbour, is well...

See Jade Coast guide


Seaside resort at 46 km (direction west-north-west)

The beach at Saint-Brevin-les-Pins is the main attraction and we also enjoyed...

See Saint-Brevin-les-Pins guide


at 51 km (direction west), in the Vendee department

On Noirmoutier island you can find lots of sandy beaches...

See Noirmoutier guide


Seaside resort at 52 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vendee department

At Saint-Jean-de-Monts you will enjoy the extensive sandy beaches...

See Saint-Jean-de-Monts guide


Seaside resort at 53 km (direction south-west), in the Vendee department

Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez is the beach resort next to Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie...

See Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez guide


at 53 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vendee department

The resort of Notre-Dame-de-Monts is one of the quiter resorts of...

See Notre-Dame-de-Monts guide


at 55 km (direction south-west), in the Vendee department

The port town of Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie is an attractive and traditional...

See Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Loire-Atlantique

Map of places to visit near Pont-Saint-Martin


Markets in and near Pont-Saint-Martin

  • Reze: market Tuesday & Friday (7km)
  • Bouaye: market Thursday (8km)
  • Nantes: market Sunday (9km)
  • Indre: market Sunday (11km)
  • La Montagne: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Coueron: market Thursday (14km)
  • Le Pellerin: market Saturday (15km)
  • Carquefou: market Thursday (20km)
  • Machecoul: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Clisson: market Friday (23km)

More information about Pont-Saint-Martin, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Pont-Saint-Martin, France

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des plantes (11km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Grand-Lieu (8km)
  • Petite Amazonie de Nantes (11km)
  • Île Héron (France) (12km)
  • Marais de Machecoul (23km)
  • Loire Estuaire (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Planète sauvage (parc) (14km)

Geography and distances

Pont-Saint-Martin is in the north-west of France at 11 kilometres from Nantes, the department capital (general information: Pont-Saint-Martin is 350 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Pont-Saint-Martin

Canton: Bouaye

Arrondissement: Nantes

Department: Loire-Atlantique

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 44860

Distance to Pont-Saint-Martin

from Nantes (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 350 km

from Calais: 493 km

from Nice: 788 km

from Bordeaux: 266 km

from Strasbourg: 714 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive by car via one of the ferry ports such as Saint-Malo or Cherbourg. Allow around 3 hours for the trip in France. For driving distances to Pont-Saint-Martin from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bouguenais, La Chevroliere, Les Sorinieres and Saint-Aignan-Grandlieu.

This page in French: Visiter Pont-Saint-Martin

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