Saint-Saturnin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Saturnin in Sarthe

Visit Saint-Saturnin: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Saturnin is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 5 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Saint-Saturnin is 185 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Mans at 7 km and Beaumont-sur-Sarthe at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Saturnin, 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-Saturnin 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-Saturnin

Markets in and near Saint-Saturnin

  • Le Mans: market every day except Monday (9km)
  • Allonnes: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (14km)
  • Arnage: market Saturday (15km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (19km)
  • La Suze-sur-Sarthe: market Thursday (21km)
  • Loue: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Connerre: market Wednesday (25km)

More information about Saint-Saturnin, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Saint-Saturnin, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Fleche (44km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (6km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (10km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (15km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (17km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (24km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (27km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (37km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (5km)
  • Cogners (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (15km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Saturnin

Canton: Mans-Nord-Ouest

Arrondissement: Mans

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72650

Distance to Saint-Saturnin

from Le Mans (prefecture): 5 km

from Paris: 185 km

from Calais: 344 km

from Nice: 733 km

from Bordeaux: 362 km

from Strasbourg: 565 km

Getting here

Saint-Saturnin is in the north-west of France. 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-Saturnin from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aigne, Chaufour-Notre-Dame, Coulaines, Fay, Joue-l'Abbe, La Bazoge, La Chapelle-Saint-Aubin, La Chapelle-Saint-Fray, La Milesse, Neuville-sur-Sarthe, Rouillon, Saint-Pavace and Trange.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Saturnin