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Saint-Pierre-Des-Bois tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Pierre-Des-Bois in Sarthe

Photo is of Asnieres-sur-Vegre at 9 km from Saint-Pierre-Des-Bois

Visit Saint-Pierre-Des-Bois: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Pierre-Des-Bois is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Asnieres-sur-Vegre at 9 km and Parcé-sur-Sarthe at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Pierre-Des-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-Pierre-Des-Bois in Pays de la Loire.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Asnieres-sur-Vegre

Asnieres-sur-Vegre

at 9 km (direction west-south-west)

The small town of Asnières-sur-Vègre is especially picturesque in the area...

See Asnieres-sur-Vegre guide
Parcé-sur-Sarthe

Parcé-sur-Sarthe

at 12 km (direction south-south-west)

Parcé sur Sarthe is a classified petites cites de...

See Parcé-sur-Sarthe guide
Solesmes

Solesmes

at 15 km (direction west-south-west)

Solesmes is known for its Abbey Saint-Pierre, an important benedictine...

See Solesmes guide
Saulges

Saulges

at 20 km (direction west), in the Mayenne department

The principal attraction in Saulges is the caves, occupied in prehistoric...

See Saulges guide
 
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Sainte-Suzanne

Sainte-Suzanne

Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction north-west), in the Mayenne department

The medieval village and the castle in the pretty village of Sainte-Suzanne...

See Sainte-Suzanne guide
Le Mans

Le Mans

at 26 km (direction east-north-east)

Le Mans is best known for its famous car race, but also...

See Le Mans guide
Sillé-le-Guillaume

Sillé-le-Guillaume

at 27 km (direction east-north-east)

Sillé le Guillaume has a chateau dating to the 11th century and...

See Sillé-le-Guillaume guide
Evron

Evron

at 31 km (direction north-west), in the Mayenne department

The highlight here at Evron is the Abbey of Notre...

See Evron guide
Beaumont-sur-Sarthe

Beaumont-sur-Sarthe

at 38 km (direction north-east)

It is the countryside around Beaumont-sur-Sarthe that is the...

See Beaumont-sur-Sarthe guide
Chateau du Lude

Chateau du Lude

Castle at 39 km (direction south-east)

The Chateau de Lude and its lovely gardens are the closest...

See Chateau du Lude guide
Fresnay-sur-Sarthe

Fresnay-sur-Sarthe

at 40 km (direction north-north-east)

The traditional market hall and remains of a medieval...

See Fresnay-sur-Sarthe guide
Jublains

Jublains

at 44 km (direction north-west), in the Mayenne department

Here in Jublains you can visit the roman ruins of the ancient...

See Jublains guide
Bauge

Bauge

at 44 km (direction south), in the Maine-et-Loire department

Bauge is a small traditional town with a small castle - and...

See Bauge guide
Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Castle at 48 km (direction south-west), in the Maine-et-Loire department

The most unusual feature of Chateau Plessis-Bourre is the way it...

See Chateau Plessis-Bourre guide

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Map of places to visit near Saint-Pierre-Des-Bois

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Markets in and near Saint-Pierre-Des-Bois

  • Loue: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Noyen-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (8km)
  • La Suze-sur-Sarthe: market Thursday (14km)
  • Malicorne-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (14km)
  • Sable-sur-Sarthe: market Monday (19km)
  • Allonnes: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (22km)
  • Arnage: market Saturday (25km)
  • Le Mans: market every day except Monday (26km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (27km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Pierre-Des-Bois, France

What to do at Saint-Pierre-Des-Bois? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Pierre-Des-Bois.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Fleche (28km)
  • Chateau-Gontier (44km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (26km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (32km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Massonnière (3km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (8km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (14km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (31km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • La Cropte (26km)
  • Coulaines (27km)
  • Coudray (41km)
  • Chenille-Change (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (21km)
 
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Geography and distances

Saint-Pierre-Des-Bois is in the north-west of France at 27 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Saint-Pierre-Des-Bois is 210 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Pierre-Des-Bois

Canton: Brûlon

Arrondissement: Flèche

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72430

Distance to Saint-Pierre-Des-Bois

from Le Mans (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 210 km

from Calais: 364 km

from Nice: 742 km

from Bordeaux: 347 km

from Strasbourg: 588 km

Getting here

Most visitors get here by car having taken a ferry, probably to Saint-Malo or Caen, and then a drive of around 2 - 3 hours. For driving distances to Saint-Pierre-Des-Bois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chantenay-Villedieu, Fontenay-sur-Vegre, Mareil-en-Champagne, Pirmil, Saint-Ouen-en-Champagne, Tasse, Tassille and Vallon-sur-Gee.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Pierre-Des-Bois

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