Thoire-sur-Dinan tourism and travel guide

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Visit Thoire-sur-Dinan: highlights and tourist information

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Thoire-sur-Dinan is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 35 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Thoire-sur-Dinan is 186 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau du Lude at 25 km and Lavardin at 33 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Thoire-sur-Dinan, 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-sur-Dinan 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 Thoire-sur-Dinan

Markets in and near Thoire-sur-Dinan

  • Chateau-du-Loir: market Saturday (7km)
  • Le Grand-Luce: market Wednesday all day (13km)
  • Ecommoy: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Saint-Paterne-Racan: market Thursday (17km)
  • Neuvy-le-Roi: market Friday (20km)
  • Besse-sur-Braye: market Saturday (24km)
  • Neuille-Pont-Pierre: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Chateau-la-Valliere: market Monday (25km)
  • Le Lude: market Thursday (25km)
  • Arnage: market Saturday (27km)

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Tourist attractions near Thoire-sur-Dinan, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (53km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Cloisters of la Psalette (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Fleche (40km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (32km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Poncé (16km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (18km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (25km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (37km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (37km)
  • Parc de Lathan (38km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (44km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (44km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (45km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (46km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cogners (20km)
  • Coulaines (35km)
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (30km)
  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (48km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thoire-sur-Dinan

Canton: Château-du-Loir

Arrondissement: Mans

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72500

Distance to Thoire-sur-Dinan

from Le Mans (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 186 km

from Calais: 370 km

from Nice: 695 km

from Bordeaux: 334 km

from Strasbourg: 549 km

Getting here

Thoire-sur-Dinan 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-sur-Dinan from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumont-Pied-de-Boeuf, Chahaignes, Flee, Jupilles, Luceau, Marcon and Saint-Pierre-du-Lorouer.

This page in French: Visiter Thoire-sur-Dinan