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Thouarce tourism and travel guide

Photo of Thouarce in Maine-et-Loire

Photo is of Aubigne-sur-Layon at 7 km from Thouarce

Visit Thouarce: highlights and tourist information

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Thouarce is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 23 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Thouarce is 276 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubigne-sur-Layon at 7 km and Chateau de Brissac at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Thouarce, 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 Thouarce 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 Maine-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near Thouarce


Markets in and near Thouarce

Market days in Thouarce: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Brissac-Quince: market Thursday (10km)
  • Vihiers: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Chemille: market Thursday (18km)
  • Doue-la-Fontaine: market Monday (19km)
  • Trelaze: market Sunday (20km)
  • Angers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (21km)
  • Chalonnes-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Saint-Barthelemy-d'Anjou: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Beaufort-en-Vallee: market Wednesday (29km)

More information about Thouarce, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Thouarce, France

What to do at Thouarce? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Thouarce.


  • Aquarium de Loudun (52km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Montreuil-Bellay (30km)
  • Loudun (53km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Pin (32km)
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (34km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (27km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (17km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (53km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thouarce

Canton: Thouarcé

Arrondissement: Angers

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49380

Distance to Thouarce

from Angers (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 276 km

from Calais: 444 km

from Nice: 723 km

from Bordeaux: 270 km

from Strasbourg: 631 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chavagnes, Faveraye-Machelles, Faye-d'Anjou, Martigne-Briand, Notre-Dame-d'Allencon and Rablay-sur-Layon.

This page in French: Visiter Thouarce

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