Souille tourism and travel guide

Photo of Souille in Sarthe

Visit Souille: highlights and tourist information

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Souille is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 11 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Souille is 179 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Mans at 12 km and Beaumont-sur-Sarthe at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Souille, 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 Souille 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 Souille

Markets in and near Souille

  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (15km)
  • Le Mans: market every day except Monday (15km)
  • Allonnes: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • Arnage: market Saturday (21km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (22km)
  • Connerre: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (24km)
  • La Suze-sur-Sarthe: market Thursday (28km)

More information about Souille, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Souille, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (51km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (12km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (13km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (22km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (23km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (29km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (33km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (53km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (32km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (32km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (11km)
  • Cogners (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (22km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Souille

Canton: Ballon

Arrondissement: Mans

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72380

Distance to Souille

from Le Mans (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 179 km

from Calais: 337 km

from Nice: 735 km

from Bordeaux: 369 km

from Strasbourg: 561 km

Getting here

Souille 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 Souille from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aigne, Joue-l'Abbe, La Bazoge, La Guierche, Montbizot, Neuville-sur-Sarthe, Saint-Jean-d'Asse, Sainte-Jamme-sur-Sarthe and Souligne-sous-Ballon.

This page in French: Visiter Souille