Vaiges tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Saulges at 8 km from Vaiges

Visit Vaiges: highlights and tourist information

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Vaiges is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Vaiges in Pays de la Loire.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saulges at 8 km and Sainte-Suzanne at 11 km.

Vaiges, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 8 km (direction south-east)

The principal attraction in Saulges is the caves, occupied in prehistoric times...

See Saulges guide


Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction east-north-east)

The medieval village and the castle in the pretty village of Sainte-Suzanne still retain...

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at 14 km (direction north-north-east)

The highlight here at Evron is the Abbey of Notre Dame, in particular the...

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at 22 km (direction west)

The castle, the river and the historic centre make the substantial town of Laval...

See Laval guide


at 24 km (direction west)

Here in Jublains you can visit the roman ruins of the ancient city that...

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at 25 km (direction south-east), in the Sarthe department

Solesmes is known for its Abbey Saint-Pierre, an important benedictine abbey that has helped...

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at 25 km (direction east-south-east), in the Sarthe department

The small town of Asnières-sur-Vègre is especially picturesque in the area around the bridge...

See Asnieres-sur-Vegre guide


at 30 km (direction south-east), in the Sarthe department

Parcé sur Sarthe is a classified petites cites de caractere and has an attractive...

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at 30 km (direction east-north-east), in the Sarthe department

Sillé le Guillaume has a chateau dating to the 11th century and a 13th...

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Mayenne (town)

Mayenne (town)

at 32 km (direction north-north-west)

Quite a small town, the highlight of a visit to Mayenne is the nearby...

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at 44 km (direction north-north-west)

Small town with two 15th century castles and a popular public garden...

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at 46 km (direction east-north-east), in the Sarthe department

The traditional market hall and remains of a medieval castle, and the river and...

See Fresnay-sur-Sarthe guide
Les Jardins des Renaudies

Les Jardins des Renaudies

Garden at 47 km (direction north-west)

Les Jardins des Renaudies is a pretty garden in north-west France...

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Les Jardins de la Mansoniere

Les Jardins de la Mansoniere

Garden at 49 km (direction north-east), in the Orne department

Les Jardins de la Mansoniere is a lovely garden in the charming village of...

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Markets in and near Vaiges

  • Meslay-du-Maine: market Friday (12km)
  • Evron: market Thursday (14km)
  • Laval: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (22km)
  • Sable-sur-Sarthe: market Monday (24km)
  • Loue: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Andouille: market Thursday (27km)
  • Chateau-Gontier: market Thursday & (29km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (31km)
  • Noyen-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (34km)

More information about Vaiges, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Vaiges, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (29km)
  • La Fleche (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Massonnière (27km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (32km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (36km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (40km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (41km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt du Pertre (44km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (46km)
  • Source - Couesnon (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • La Cropte (9km)
  • Coudray (30km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (39km)
  • Chenille-Change (41km)
  • Juvigne (46km)

Geography and distances

Vaiges is in the center of France at 22 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Vaiges is 227 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vaiges

Canton: Sainte-Suzanne

Arrondissement: Laval

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53480

Distance to Vaiges

from Laval (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 227 km

from Calais: 365 km

from Nice: 769 km

from Bordeaux: 356 km

from Strasbourg: 611 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Bazouge-de-Chemere, Saint-Georges-le-Flechard and Saint-Leger.

This page in French: Visiter Vaiges