Thorigne-en-Charnie tourism and travel guide

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Visit Thorigne-en-Charnie: highlights and tourist information

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Thorigne-en-Charnie is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region, in the center of France at 32 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Thorigne-en-Charnie is 221 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saulges at 4 km and Sainte-Suzanne at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Thorigne-en-Charnie, 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 Thorigne-en-Charnie 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 Thorigne-en-Charnie

Markets in and near Thorigne-en-Charnie

  • Meslay-du-Maine: market Friday (16km)
  • Loue: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Evron: market Thursday (17km)
  • Sable-sur-Sarthe: market Monday (18km)
  • Noyen-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (24km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (29km)
  • Malicorne-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (29km)
  • Laval: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (31km)
  • La Suze-sur-Sarthe: market Thursday (32km)

More information about Thorigne-en-Charnie, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Thorigne-en-Charnie, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (32km)
  • La Fleche (40km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Massonnière (17km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (23km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (30km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (46km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (47km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (49km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • La Cropte (11km)
  • Coudray (32km)
  • Chenille-Change (41km)
  • Coulaines (42km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (38km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thorigne-en-Charnie

Canton: Sainte-Suzanne

Arrondissement: Laval

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53270

Distance to Thorigne-en-Charnie

from Laval (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 221 km

from Calais: 365 km

from Nice: 759 km

from Bordeaux: 352 km

from Strasbourg: 603 km

Getting here

Thorigne-en-Charnie is in the center of France. Most visitors arrive here from the cross channel ports of Saint Malo and Caen, the jorney only taking a couple of hours. For driving distances to Thorigne-en-Charnie from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bannes, Blandouet, Cosse-en-Champagne, Saint-Jean-sur-Erve, Saint-Pierre-sur-Erve, Saulges and Vire-en-Champagne.

This page in French: Visiter Thorigne-en-Charnie