Souligne-sous-Ballon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Souligne-sous-Ballon: highlights and tourist information

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Souligne-sous-Ballon is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 13 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Souligne-sous-Ballon is 175 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Beaumont-sur-Sarthe at 13 km and Le Mans at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Souligne-sous-Ballon, 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 Souligne-sous-Ballon 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 Souligne-sous-Ballon

Markets in and near Souligne-sous-Ballon

  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (15km)
  • Le Mans: market every day except Monday (17km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (19km)
  • Allonnes: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Connerre: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (23km)
  • Arnage: market Saturday (23km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (26km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (28km)

More information about Souligne-sous-Ballon, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Souligne-sous-Ballon, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (51km)
  • Normandie-Maine (52km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (14km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (14km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (26km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (28km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (34km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (35km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (51km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (30km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (33km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (13km)
  • Cogners (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (25km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Souligne-sous-Ballon

Canton: Ballon

Arrondissement: Mans

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72290

Distance to Souligne-sous-Ballon

from Le Mans (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 175 km

from Calais: 334 km

from Nice: 733 km

from Bordeaux: 372 km

from Strasbourg: 557 km

Getting here

Souligne-sous-Ballon 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 Souligne-sous-Ballon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ballon, Courceboeufs, Joue-l'Abbe, La Guierche, Montbizot, Saint-Mars-sous-Ballon, Sainte-Jamme-sur-Sarthe, Souille and Teille.

This page in French: Visiter Souligne-sous-Ballon