Saulges tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saulges: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The principal attraction in Saulges is the caves, occupied in prehistoric times

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Saulges. For detailed visitor information see the Saulges travel guide.

Saulges is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region, in the center of France at 29 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Saulges is 225 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Saulges include "town of art and history".

Popular places to visit nearby include Solesmes at 16 km and Asnieres-sur-Vegre at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saulges, 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 Saulges 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 Mayenne

Map of places to visit near Saulges

Markets in and near Saulges

  • Meslay-du-Maine: market Friday (12km)
  • Sable-sur-Sarthe: market Monday (16km)
  • Evron: market Thursday (19km)
  • Loue: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Noyen-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (26km)
  • Chateau-Gontier: market Thursday & (28km)
  • Laval: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (29km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Malicorne-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (30km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (33km)

More information about Saulges, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Saulges, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (28km)
  • La Fleche (40km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Massonnière (20km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (26km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (34km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (43km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (44km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • La Cropte (7km)
  • Coudray (28km)
  • Chenille-Change (37km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (41km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saulges

Canton: Meslay-du-Maine

Arrondissement: Laval

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53340

Distance to Saulges

from Laval (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 225 km

from Calais: 368 km

from Nice: 761 km

from Bordeaux: 350 km

from Strasbourg: 607 km

Getting here

Saulges is in the center of France. Most visitors arrive here from the cross channel ports of Saint Malo and Caen, the jorney only taking a couple of hours. For driving distances to Saulges from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ballee, Bannes, Chemere-le-Roi, Cosse-en-Champagne, Epineux-le-Seguin, Preaux, Saint-Jean-sur-Erve, Saint-Pierre-sur-Erve and Thorigne-en-Charnie.

This page in French: Visiter Saulges