Port-Saint-Pere tourism and travel guide

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Visit Port-Saint-Pere: highlights and tourist information

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Port-Saint-Pere is situated in the Loire-Atlantique department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 17 kilometres from Nantes, the department capital (general information: Port-Saint-Pere is 360 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Nantes at 17 km and Les Moutiers-en-Retz at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Port-Saint-Pere, 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 Port-Saint-Pere 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 Port-Saint-Pere

Markets in and near Port-Saint-Pere

  • Bouaye: market Thursday (5km)
  • Le Pellerin: market Saturday (7km)
  • La Montagne: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Coueron: market Thursday (9km)
  • Indre: market Sunday (9km)
  • Nantes: market Sunday (13km)
  • Reze: market Tuesday & Friday (15km)
  • Machecoul: market Wednesday (17km)
  • La Bernerie-en-Retz: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Carquefou: market Thursday (26km)

More information about Port-Saint-Pere, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Port-Saint-Pere, France

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

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Briere (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des plantes (18km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Grand-Lieu (7km)
  • Marais de Machecoul (17km)
  • Petite Amazonie de Nantes (19km)
  • Île Héron (France) (21km)
  • Loire Estuaire (33km)
  • Pointe Sainte-Gildas (38km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Carquefou (26km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Monts (45km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Monts (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Planète sauvage (parc) (2km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Port-Saint-Pere

Canton: Pellerin

Arrondissement: Nantes

Department: Loire-Atlantique

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 44710

Distance to Port-Saint-Pere

from Nantes (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 360 km

from Calais: 499 km

from Nice: 800 km

from Bordeaux: 271 km

from Strasbourg: 726 km

Getting here

Port-Saint-Pere is in the north-west of France. 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 Port-Saint-Pere from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bouaye, Brains, Cheix-en-Retz, Saint-Leger-les-Vignes, Saint-Mars-de-Coutais and Sainte-Pazanne.

This page in French: Visiter Port-Saint-Pere