Rou-Marson tourism and travel guide

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Visit Rou-Marson: highlights and tourist information

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Rou-Marson is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 40 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Rou-Marson is 259 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saumur at 7 km and Chateau de Saumur at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rou-Marson, 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 Rou-Marson 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 Maine-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near Rou-Marson

Markets in and near Rou-Marson

  • Saumur: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (6km)
  • Doue-la-Fontaine: market Monday (10km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Montsoreau: market Sunday (16km)
  • Longue-Jumelles: market Thursday (16km)
  • Beaufort-en-Vallee: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Bourgueil: market Tuesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Brissac-Quince: market Thursday (25km)
  • Avoine: market Friday (26km)
  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (26km)

More information about Rou-Marson, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Rou-Marson, France

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


  • Aquarium de Loudun (31km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Montreuil-Bellay (11km)
  • Loudun (31km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (13km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (13km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (17km)
  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (39km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (12km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rou-Marson

Canton: Saumur-Sud

Arrondissement: Saumur

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49400

Distance to Rou-Marson

from Angers (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 259 km

from Calais: 438 km

from Nice: 699 km

from Bordeaux: 269 km

from Strasbourg: 608 km

Getting here

Rou-Marson is in the western-centre of France. Most visitors arrive in a car from one of the ferry terminals - Saint Malo and Caen are most practical, allow around 3-4 hours for the journey. For driving distances to Rou-Marson from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Artannes-sur-Thouet, Cizay-la-Madeleine, Courchamps, Distre, Le Coudray-Macouard, Les Ulmes, Meigne, Montfort, Saumur and Verrie.

This page in French: Visiter Rou-Marson