Saint-Vincent-Des-Pres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Vincent-Des-Pres: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Vincent-Des-Pres is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 33 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Saint-Vincent-Des-Pres is 158 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Belleme at 16 km and Beaumont-sur-Sarthe at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Vincent-Des-Pres, 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-Vincent-Des-Pres 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 Sarthe

Map of places to visit near Saint-Vincent-Des-Pres

Markets in and near Saint-Vincent-Des-Pres

  • Mamers: market Monday (7km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (13km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Le Theil: market Wednesday (23km)
  • La Ferte-Bernard: market Saturday & Monday (23km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Connerre: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (27km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (27km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (28km)

More information about Saint-Vincent-Des-Pres, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Saint-Vincent-Des-Pres, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (32km)
  • Normandie-Maine (50km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (32km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (32km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (46km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (47km)
  • Sassy (50km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (16km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (34km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (37km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (39km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (39km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (33km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Vincent-Des-Pres

Canton: Mamers

Arrondissement: Mamers

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72600

Distance to Saint-Vincent-Des-Pres

from Le Mans (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 158 km

from Calais: 314 km

from Nice: 736 km

from Bordeaux: 391 km

from Strasbourg: 544 km

Getting here

Saint-Vincent-Des-Pres 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-Vincent-Des-Pres from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avesnes-en-Saosnois, Commerveil, Marolles-les-Braults, Monce-en-Saosnois, Monhoudou, Nauvay, Origny-le-Roux, Peray, Pizieux, Saint-Calez-en-Saosnois, Saint-Cosme-en-Vairais, Saint-Fulgent-Des-Ormes, Saint-Pierre-Des-Ormes and Saint-Remy-Des-Monts.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Vincent-Des-Pres