Thoire-sous-Contensor tourism and travel guide

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Visit Thoire-sous-Contensor: highlights and tourist information

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Thoire-sous-Contensor is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 32 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Thoire-sous-Contensor is 169 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Beaumont-sur-Sarthe at 11 km and Fresnay-sur-Sarthe at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Thoire-sous-Contensor, 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 Thoire-sous-Contensor 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 Thoire-sous-Contensor

Markets in and near Thoire-sous-Contensor

  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (13km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (14km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (16km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (26km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (33km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (35km)

More information about Thoire-sous-Contensor, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Thoire-sous-Contensor, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (38km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (37km)
  • Perche (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (33km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Mirail (41km)
  • Sassy (42km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (42km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (44km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (11km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (21km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (28km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (29km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (32km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thoire-sous-Contensor

Canton: Saint-Paterne

Arrondissement: Mamers

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72610

Distance to Thoire-sous-Contensor

from Le Mans (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 169 km

from Calais: 317 km

from Nice: 748 km

from Bordeaux: 391 km

from Strasbourg: 557 km

Getting here

Thoire-sous-Contensor 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 Thoire-sous-Contensor from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bourg-le-Roi, Cherance, Coulombiers, Courgains, Grandchamp, Les Mees, Livet-en-Saosnois, Louvigny, Rene, Rouesse-Fontaine, Saint-Remy-du-Val, Saosnes and Thoigne.

This page in French: Visiter Thoire-sous-Contensor