Sainte-Gemmes-sur-Loire tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sainte-Gemmes-sur-Loire: highlights and tourist information

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Sainte-Gemmes-sur-Loire is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 5 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Sainte-Gemmes-sur-Loire is 268 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin at 5 km and Angers at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sainte-Gemmes-sur-Loire, 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 Sainte-Gemmes-sur-Loire 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 Sainte-Gemmes-sur-Loire

Markets in and near Sainte-Gemmes-sur-Loire

  • Angers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (3km)
  • Saint-Barthelemy-d'Anjou: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Trelaze: market Sunday (7km)
  • Brissac-Quince: market Thursday (11km)
  • Chalonnes-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Tierce: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Seiches-sur-le-Loir: market Thursday (22km)
  • Le Lion-d'Angers: market Friday (25km)
  • Beaufort-en-Vallee: market Wednesday (26km)

More information about Sainte-Gemmes-sur-Loire, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Sainte-Gemmes-sur-Loire, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Sainte-Gemmes-sur-Loire.

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Montreuil-Bellay (45km)
  • Chateau-Gontier (46km)
  • La Fleche (47km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (26km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (26km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Pin (23km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (9km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (33km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sainte-Gemmes-sur-Loire

Canton: Ponts-de-Cé

Arrondissement: Angers

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49130

Distance to Sainte-Gemmes-sur-Loire

from Angers (prefecture): 5 km

from Paris: 268 km

from Calais: 429 km

from Nice: 736 km

from Bordeaux: 288 km

from Strasbourg: 631 km

Getting here

Sainte-Gemmes-sur-Loire 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 Sainte-Gemmes-sur-Loire from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Angers, Beaucouze, Bouchemaine, Denee, Les Ponts-de-Ce, Saint-Barthelemy-d'Anjou and Saint-Jean-de-la-Croix.

This page in French: Visiter Sainte-Gemmes-sur-Loire