Saint-Ellier-du-Maine tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Ellier-du-Maine: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Ellier-du-Maine is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region, in the center of France at 42 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Saint-Ellier-du-Maine is 255 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Fougeres at 13 km and Saint-Brice-en-Cogles at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Ellier-du-Maine, 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 Saint-Ellier-du-Maine 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 Saint-Ellier-du-Maine

Markets in and near Saint-Ellier-du-Maine

  • Louvigne-du-Desert: market Friday (11km)
  • Fougeres: market Saturday (12km)
  • Ernee: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Gorron: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Saint-James: market Monday (24km)
  • Ducey: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Saint-Aubin-du-Cormier: market Thursday (30km)
  • Andouille: market Thursday (32km)
  • Port-Brillet: market Tuesday (33km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Ellier-du-Maine, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Pellerine (9km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (15km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (23km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (33km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (37km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Fougères (9km)
  • Source - Couesnon (10km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (21km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (28km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (32km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (34km)
  • Étang de la Valière (35km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (36km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (37km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (39km)
  • Couesnon (42km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (42km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (42km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (44km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (45km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Saint-Brice-en-Cogles (23km)
  • Ducey (30km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Juvigne (19km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (27km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (34km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (52km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Ellier-du-Maine

Canton: Landivy

Arrondissement: Mayenne

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53220

Distance to Saint-Ellier-du-Maine

from Laval (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 255 km

from Calais: 352 km

from Nice: 827 km

from Bordeaux: 398 km

from Strasbourg: 648 km

Getting here

Saint-Ellier-du-Maine is in the center of France. Most visitors arrive here from the cross channel ports of Saint Malo and Caen, the jorney only taking a couple of hours. For driving distances to Saint-Ellier-du-Maine from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Bazouge-du-Desert, La Chapelle-Janson, Larchamp, Le Loroux, Montaudin, Pontmain and Saint-Mars-sur-la-Futaie.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Ellier-du-Maine