Saffre tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saffre: highlights and tourist information

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Saffre is situated in the Loire-Atlantique department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 32 kilometres from Nantes, the department capital (general information: Saffre is 328 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Langon at 32 km and Nantes at 32 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saffre, 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 Saffre 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 Saffre

Markets in and near Saffre

  • Nort-sur-Erdre: market Friday (9km)
  • Blain: market Tuesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Carquefou: market Thursday (24km)
  • Nantes: market Sunday (33km)
  • Ancenis: market Thursday (33km)
  • Coueron: market Thursday (34km)
  • Indre: market Sunday (34km)
  • Reze: market Tuesday & Friday (34km)
  • La Montagne: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Le Pellerin: market Saturday (36km)

More information about Saffre, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Saffre, France

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des plantes (31km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Petite Amazonie de Nantes (32km)
  • Île Héron (France) (32km)
  • Marais de Vilaine (43km)
  • Île-aux-Pies (47km)
  • Loire Estuaire (47km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Grand-Fougeray (27km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Carquefou (24km)
  • La Gacilly (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Planète sauvage (parc) (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saffre

Canton: Nozay

Arrondissement: Châteaubriant

Department: Loire-Atlantique

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 44390

Distance to Saffre

from Nantes (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 328 km

from Calais: 457 km

from Nice: 807 km

from Bordeaux: 306 km

from Strasbourg: 703 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abbaretz and Puceul.

This page in French: Visiter Saffre