Tigne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Tigne: highlights and tourist information

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Tigne is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region, in the western-centre of France at 32 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Tigne is 277 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubigne-sur-Layon at 3 km and Chateau de Brissac at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Tigne, 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 Tigne 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 Tigne

Markets in and near Tigne

  • Thouarce: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Vihiers: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Doue-la-Fontaine: market Monday (11km)
  • Brissac-Quince: market Thursday (17km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Chemille: market Thursday (23km)
  • Argenton-Chateau: market Thursday (24km)
  • Saumur: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (27km)
  • Trelaze: market Sunday (27km)
  • Thouars: market Tuesday & Friday all day (29km)

More information about Tigne, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Tigne, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (44km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Montreuil-Bellay (22km)
  • Loudun (44km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (37km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (21km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (21km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (36km)
  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (41km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (45km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (32km)
  • Jardins du Pin (41km)
  • Parc de Lathan (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (35km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (10km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (51km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tigne

Canton: Vihiers

Arrondissement: Saumur

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49540

Distance to Tigne

from Angers (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 277 km

from Calais: 449 km

from Nice: 715 km

from Bordeaux: 263 km

from Strasbourg: 628 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubigne-sur-Layon, Brigne, Cernusson, Faveraye-Machelles, La Fosse-de-Tigne, Martigne-Briand, Saint-Georges-sur-Layon, Tancoigne and Tremont.

This page in French: Visiter Tigne