Thoigne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Thoigne: highlights and tourist information

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Thoigne 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: Thoigne is 166 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Beaumont-sur-Sarthe at 12 km and Fresnay-sur-Sarthe at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Thoigne, 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 Thoigne 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 Thoigne

Markets in and near Thoigne

  • Mamers: market Monday (11km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (18km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (20km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (27km)
  • Connerre: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (31km)
  • La Ferte-Bernard: market Saturday & Monday (32km)

More information about Thoigne, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Thoigne, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (41km)
  • Normandie-Maine (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Mirail (41km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (41km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (41km)
  • Sassy (46km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (13km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (25km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (32km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (33km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (30km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (42km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thoigne

Canton: Marolles-les-Braults

Arrondissement: Mamers

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72260

Distance to Thoigne

from Le Mans (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 166 km

from Calais: 317 km

from Nice: 743 km

from Bordeaux: 389 km

from Strasbourg: 553 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Courgains, Dangeul, Disse-sous-Ballon, Grandchamp, Les Mees, Louvigny, Marolles-les-Braults, Monhoudou, Nouans, Panon, Pizieux, Rene, Saint-Calez-en-Saosnois, Saosnes and Thoire-sous-Contensor.

This page in French: Visiter Thoigne