Saint-Martin-de-la-Place tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Martin-de-la-Place: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Martin-de-la-Place is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 35 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Saint-Martin-de-la-Place is 252 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saumur at 8 km and Chateau de Saumur at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Martin-de-la-Place, 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-Martin-de-la-Place 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 Saint-Martin-de-la-Place

Markets in and near Saint-Martin-de-la-Place

  • Longue-Jumelles: market Thursday (7km)
  • Saumur: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (9km)
  • Beaufort-en-Vallee: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Doue-la-Fontaine: market Monday (17km)
  • Montsoreau: market Sunday (19km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Brissac-Quince: market Thursday (23km)
  • Bourgueil: market Tuesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Avoine: market Friday (28km)

More information about Saint-Martin-de-la-Place, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Saint-Martin-de-la-Place, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Martin-de-la-Place.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (38km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Montreuil-Bellay (21km)
  • Loudun (38km)
  • La Fleche (42km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (18km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (7km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (7km)
  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (21km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (21km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Lathan (29km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (43km)
  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (45km)
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (37km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (18km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Martin-de-la-Place

Canton: Saumur-Nord

Arrondissement: Saumur

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49160

Distance to Saint-Martin-de-la-Place

from Angers (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 252 km

from Calais: 429 km

from Nice: 704 km

from Bordeaux: 278 km

from Strasbourg: 604 km

Getting here

Saint-Martin-de-la-Place 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-Martin-de-la-Place from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault, Les Rosiers-sur-Loire, Saint-Clement-Des-Levees and Verrie.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Martin-de-la-Place