Souzay-Champigny tourism and travel guide

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Visit Souzay-Champigny: highlights and tourist information

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Souzay-Champigny is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 49 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Souzay-Champigny is 251 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Saumur at 5 km and Montsoreau at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Souzay-Champigny, 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 Souzay-Champigny 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 Souzay-Champigny

Markets in and near Souzay-Champigny

  • Montsoreau: market Sunday (5km)
  • Saumur: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (6km)
  • Bourgueil: market Tuesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Avoine: market Friday (15km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Longue-Jumelles: market Thursday (18km)
  • Chinon: market Thursday all day & Sunday (21km)
  • Doue-la-Fontaine: market Monday (21km)
  • Loudun: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Beaufort-en-Vallee: market Wednesday (28km)

More information about Souzay-Champigny, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Souzay-Champigny, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (26km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Montreuil-Bellay (16km)
  • Loudun (26km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (6km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (7km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (7km)
  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (20km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (20km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Lathan (30km)
  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (31km)
  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (36km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (23km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Souzay-Champigny

Canton: Saumur-Sud

Arrondissement: Saumur

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49400

Distance to Souzay-Champigny

from Angers (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 251 km

from Calais: 435 km

from Nice: 690 km

from Bordeaux: 270 km

from Strasbourg: 597 km

Getting here

Souzay-Champigny is in the western-centre of France. Most visitors arrive in a car from one of the ferry terminals - Saint Malo and Caen are most practical, allow around 3-4 hours for the journey. For driving distances to Souzay-Champigny from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chace, Fontevraud l'Abbaye, Montsoreau, Parnay, Saint-Cyr-en-Bourg, Saumur, Turquant, Varennes-sur-Loire, Varrains and Villebernier.

This page in French: Visiter Souzay-Champigny