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Roussay tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau de Tiffauges at 9 km from Roussay

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Visit Roussay: highlights and tourist information

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Roussay is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 57 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Roussay is 321 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Tiffauges at 9 km and Clisson at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Roussay, 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 Roussay 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 Roussay


Markets in and near Roussay

  • Saint-Macaire-en-Mauges: market Friday (6km)
  • Beaupreau: market Monday (14km)
  • Cholet: market Saturday all day & Monday all day (14km)
  • Clisson: market Friday (16km)
  • Chemille: market Thursday (29km)
  • Mauleon: market Friday (30km)
  • Ancenis: market Thursday (32km)
  • Chalonnes-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Saturday (37km)
  • Les Essarts: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Carquefou: market Thursday (40km)

More information about Roussay, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Roussay, France

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

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (26km)
  • Jardins du Pin (39km)
  • Jardin des plantes (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Héron (France) (36km)
  • Petite Amazonie de Nantes (38km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (24km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cholet (14km)
  • Carquefou (40km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (24km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Roussay

Canton: Montfaucon-Montigné

Arrondissement: Cholet

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49450

Distance to Roussay

from Angers (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 321 km

from Calais: 479 km

from Nice: 751 km

from Bordeaux: 253 km

from Strasbourg: 678 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Renaudiere, La Romagne, Saint-Andre-de-la-Marche, Saint-Germain-sur-Moine, Saint-Macaire-en-Mauges and Torfou.

This page in French: Visiter Roussay

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