Saint-Paul-du-Bois tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Paul-du-Bois: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Paul-du-Bois is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 44 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Saint-Paul-du-Bois is 292 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubigne-sur-Layon at 16 km and Thouars at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Paul-du-Bois, 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-Paul-du-Bois 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-Paul-du-Bois

Markets in and near Saint-Paul-du-Bois

  • Vihiers: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Argenton-Chateau: market Thursday (13km)
  • Chemille: market Thursday (20km)
  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Mauleon: market Friday (23km)
  • Doue-la-Fontaine: market Monday (24km)
  • Cholet: market Saturday all day & Monday all day (25km)
  • Bressuire: market Tuesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Thouars: market Tuesday & Friday all day (27km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay: market Tuesday (30km)

More information about Saint-Paul-du-Bois, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Saint-Paul-du-Bois, France

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

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Montreuil-Bellay (30km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (37km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (38km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (42km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (17km)
  • Jardins du Pin (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (22km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (36km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Paul-du-Bois

Canton: Vihiers

Arrondissement: Saumur

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49310

Distance to Saint-Paul-du-Bois

from Angers (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 292 km

from Calais: 464 km

from Nice: 716 km

from Bordeaux: 249 km

from Strasbourg: 641 km

Getting here

Saint-Paul-du-Bois 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-Paul-du-Bois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cerqueux-sous-Passavant, Saint-Maurice-la-Fougereuse and Somloire.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Paul-du-Bois