Vautorte tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Les Jardins des Renaudies at 10 km from Vautorte

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Vautorte 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 Vautorte in Pays de la Loire.

Popular places to visit nearby include Les Jardins des Renaudies at 10 km and Mayenne (town) at 16 km.

Vautorte, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Les Jardins des Renaudies

Les Jardins des Renaudies

Garden at 10 km (direction )

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

See Les Jardins des Renaudies guide
Mayenne (town)

Mayenne (town)

at 16 km (direction east)

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

See Mayenne (town) guide


at 25 km (direction east)

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

See Jublains guide


at 26 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Laval guide


at 28 km (direction west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

The castle and historic lower town are the main attraction, but be sure to...

See Fougeres guide


at 29 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Lassay-les-Chateaux guide


at 34 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

A town not be missed, Vitré has a superb historic centre with numerous fascinating...

See Vitre guide


at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Orne department

The castle forms an excellent backdrop to the cobbled streets in the old town...

See Domfront guide


at 36 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Evron guide
Bagnoles de l\'Orne

Bagnoles de l'Orne

at 41 km (direction east-north-east), in the Orne department

The town of Bagnoles-de-l'Orne is very pleasant, and well known as a spa town...

See Bagnoles de l'Orne guide


at 41 km (direction west-north-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Most visitors to Saint-Brice-en-Cogles also enjoy the tour of the local castles and manor...

See Saint-Brice-en-Cogles guide


Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Sainte-Suzanne guide


at 47 km (direction south-east)

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

See Saulges guide


at 57 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

The castle and towers in the heart of old Chateaugiron help explain why it...

See Chateaugiron guide

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Map of places to visit near Vautorte


Markets in and near Vautorte

  • Ernee: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Gorron: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Andouille: market Thursday (14km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (16km)
  • Port-Brillet: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Laval: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (26km)
  • Fougeres: market Saturday (27km)
  • Louvigne-du-Desert: market Friday (29km)
  • Vitre: market Monday (34km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (36km)

More information about Vautorte, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Vautorte, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (9km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (16km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (34km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - Couesnon (17km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (27km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (27km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (27km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (30km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (31km)
  • Étang de la Valière (34km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (37km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Juvigne (17km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (21km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (23km)
  • La Cropte (46km)

Geography and distances

Vautorte is in the center of France at 26 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Vautorte is 242 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vautorte

Canton: Ernée

Arrondissement: Mayenne

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53500

Distance to Vautorte

from Laval (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 242 km

from Calais: 352 km

from Nice: 807 km

from Bordeaux: 386 km

from Strasbourg: 633 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 Vautorte from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Montenay, Place and Saint-Denis-de-Gastines.

This page in French: Visiter Vautorte