Sille-le-Guillaume tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sille-le-Guillaume: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Sillé le Guillaume has a chateau dating to the 11th century and a 13th century collegiate church

Important note

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

Sille-le-Guillaume is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 30 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Sille-le-Guillaume is 197 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sainte-Suzanne at 19 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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Sille-le-Guillaume, 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 Sille-le-Guillaume 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 Sille-le-Guillaume

Markets in and near Sille-le-Guillaume

Market days in Sille-le-Guillaume: weekly market: Wednesday;

  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (0km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (11km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (15km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Evron: market Thursday (20km)
  • Loue: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (21km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (32km)
  • Allonnes: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Le Mans: market every day except Monday (33km)

More information about Sille-le-Guillaume, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Sille-le-Guillaume, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (58km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (35km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (31km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Mirail (23km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (24km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (29km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (20km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (37km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (43km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (30km)
  • La Cropte (37km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (41km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (54km)
  • Coudray (58km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (35km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sille-le-Guillaume

Canton: Sillé-le-Guillaume

Arrondissement: Mans

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72140

Distance to Sille-le-Guillaume

from Le Mans (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 197 km

from Calais: 339 km

from Nice: 758 km

from Bordeaux: 374 km

from Strasbourg: 583 km

Getting here

Sille-le-Guillaume 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 Sille-le-Guillaume from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Crisse, Le Grez, Peze-le-Robert, Rouesse-Vasse, Rouez, Saint-Pierre-sur-Orthe and Saint-Remy-de-Sille.

This page in French: Visiter Sille-le-Guillaume