Soudan tourism and travel guide

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Visit Soudan: highlights and tourist information

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Soudan is situated in the Loire-Atlantique department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 61 kilometres from Nantes, the department capital (general information: Soudan is 298 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateaugiron at 38 km and Langon at 40 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Soudan, 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 Soudan 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 Soudan

Markets in and near Soudan

  • Pouance: market Thursday (10km)
  • Renaze: market Friday (20km)
  • La Guerche-de-Bretagne: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Janze: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Cande: market Monday (28km)
  • Craon: market Monday (29km)
  • Bain-de-Bretagne: market Monday (30km)
  • Segre: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)
  • Nort-sur-Erdre: market Friday (36km)
  • Chateaugiron: market Thursday (37km)

More information about Soudan, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Soudan, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (30km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (45km)
  • Jardins du Pin (49km)
  • Jardins de Broceliande (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt du Pertre (41km)
  • Étang de la Valière (41km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (44km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (45km)
  • Vallée du Canut (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Grand-Fougeray (31km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (45km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (48km)
  • Le Rheu (54km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Soudan

Canton: Châteaubriant

Arrondissement: Châteaubriant

Department: Loire-Atlantique

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 44110

Distance to Soudan

from Nantes (prefecture): 61 km

from Paris: 298 km

from Calais: 424 km

from Nice: 802 km

from Bordeaux: 327 km

from Strasbourg: 678 km

Getting here

Soudan is in the north-west of France. Most visitors arrive by car via one of the ferry ports such as Saint-Malo or Cherbourg. Allow around 3 hours for the trip in France. For driving distances to Soudan from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chateaubriant, Noyal-sur-Brutz and Villepot.

This page in French: Visiter Soudan