Saint-Florent-le-Vieil tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Florent-le-Vieil: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Florent-le-Vieil is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 37 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Saint-Florent-le-Vieil is 300 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Apocalypse Tapestry at 36 km and Chateau d'Angers at 36 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Florent-le-Vieil, 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-Florent-le-Vieil 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-Florent-le-Vieil

Markets in and near Saint-Florent-le-Vieil

  • Ancenis: market Thursday (12km)
  • Beaupreau: market Monday (18km)
  • Chalonnes-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Cande: market Monday (22km)
  • Saint-Macaire-en-Mauges: market Friday (27km)
  • Chemille: market Thursday (27km)
  • Cholet: market Saturday all day & Monday all day (35km)
  • Angers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (36km)
  • Clisson: market Friday (36km)
  • Carquefou: market Thursday (37km)

More information about Saint-Florent-le-Vieil, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Saint-Florent-le-Vieil, France

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

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Pin (13km)
  • Jardin des plantes (43km)
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (39km)
  • Île Héron (France) (40km)
  • Petite Amazonie de Nantes (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Florent-le-Vieil

Canton: Saint-Florent-le-Vieil

Arrondissement: Cholet

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49410

Distance to Saint-Florent-le-Vieil

from Angers (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 300 km

from Calais: 450 km

from Nice: 762 km

from Bordeaux: 283 km

from Strasbourg: 666 km

Getting here

Saint-Florent-le-Vieil 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 Saint-Florent-le-Vieil from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Chapelle-Saint-Florent, Le Marillais, Montrelais, Saint-Herblon, Saint-Laurent-du-Mottay and Varades.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Florent-le-Vieil