Touvois tourism and travel guide

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Visit Touvois: highlights and tourist information

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Touvois is situated in the Loire-Atlantique department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 36 kilometres from Nantes, the department capital (general information: Touvois is 371 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez at 28 km and Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie at 30 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Touvois, 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 Touvois 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 Touvois

Markets in and near Touvois

  • Machecoul: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Challans: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (16km)
  • Bouaye: market Thursday (27km)
  • Beauvoir-sur-Mer: market Thursday (27km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Monday & Friday (28km)
  • Saint Gilles Croix de Vie: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (30km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Monts: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)
  • La Roche-sur-Yon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (32km)
  • La Mothe-Achard: market Friday (32km)
  • La Montagne: market Wednesday (32km)

More information about Touvois, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Touvois, France

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des plantes (37km)
  • Jardins de Chaligny (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais de Machecoul (15km)
  • Lac de Grand-Lieu (21km)
  • Petite Amazonie de Nantes (37km)
  • Île Héron (France) (38km)
  • Pointe Sainte-Gildas (50km)
  • Loire Estuaire (54km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Monts (31km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Monts (35km)
  • Carquefou (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Planète sauvage (parc) (25km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Touvois

Canton: Legé

Arrondissement: Nantes

Department: Loire-Atlantique

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 44650

Distance to Touvois

from Nantes (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 371 km

from Calais: 519 km

from Nice: 785 km

from Bordeaux: 245 km

from Strasbourg: 729 km

Getting here

Touvois is in the north-west of France. Most visitors arrive by car via one of the ferry ports such as Saint-Malo or Cherbourg. Allow around 3 hours for the trip in France. For driving distances to Touvois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Falleron, Froidfond and Saint-Etienne-de-Mer-Morte.

This page in French: Visiter Touvois