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Vergonnes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vergonnes in Maine-et-Loire

Photo is of Chateau Plessis-Bourre at 43 km from Vergonnes

Visit Vergonnes: highlights and tourist information

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Vergonnes is situated in the Maine-et-Loire department and Pays de la Loire region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau Plessis-Bourre at 43 km and Vitre at 45 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Vergonnes, 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 Vergonnes in Pays de la Loire.

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

Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Castle at 43 km (direction east-south-east)

The most unusual feature of Chateau Plessis-Bourre is the way it combines...

See Chateau Plessis-Bourre guide


at 45 km (direction north-north-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

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

See Vitre guide


at 45 km (direction north-east), in the Mayenne department

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

See Laval guide


at 47 km (direction north-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

The castle and towers in the heart of old Chateaugiron...

See Chateaugiron guide
Apocalypse Tapestry

Apocalypse Tapestry

at 49 km (direction east-south-east)

The Apocalypse Tapestry is a remarkable 14th century tapestry, 100...

See Apocalypse Tapestry guide
Chateau d'Angers

Chateau d'Angers

Castle at 49 km (direction east-south-east)

The mighty fortified walls of Chateau d'Angers form an...

See Chateau d'Angers guide
Angers Cathedral

Angers Cathedral

Cathedral at 49 km (direction east-south-east)

The cathedral in Angers is the earliest example of...

See Angers Cathedral guide
Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Church at 49 km (direction east-south-east)

The Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin in Angers combines 1500...

See Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin guide


at 49 km (direction east-south-east)

Most famous for its castle, Angers also has a cathedral...

See Angers guide
Chateau de Brissac

Chateau de Brissac

Castle at 60 km (direction east-south-east)

The Chateau de Brissac is the tallest castle in France, has more...

See Chateau de Brissac guide


at 62 km (direction west-north-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

An unmissable highlight in the region, Rennes has a very...

See Rennes guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Maine-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near Vergonnes


Markets in and near Vergonnes

  • Pouance: market Thursday (7km)
  • Renaze: market Friday (8km)
  • Craon: market Monday (16km)
  • Segre: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Cande: market Monday (19km)
  • La Guerche-de-Bretagne: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Le Lion-d'Angers: market Friday (30km)
  • Chateau-Gontier: market Thursday & (30km)
  • Janze: market Wednesday (40km)
  • Ancenis: market Thursday (40km)

More information about Vergonnes, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Vergonnes, France

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

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (31km)
  • Vitre (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (17km)
  • Jardins du Pin (39km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (54km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt du Pertre (38km)
  • Étang de la Valière (41km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (44km)
  • Île Saint-Aubin (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chenille-Change (32km)
  • Coudray (34km)
  • La Cropte (51km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (58km)

Geography and distances

Vergonnes is in the western-centre of France at 49 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Vergonnes is 283 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vergonnes

Canton: Pouancé

Arrondissement: Segré

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49420

Distance to Vergonnes

from Angers (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 283 km

from Calais: 417 km

from Nice: 787 km

from Bordeaux: 324 km

from Strasbourg: 662 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Armaille, Bourg-l'Eveque, Chaze-Henry, Combree, Gruge-l'Hopital, La Chapelle-Hullin, Le Tremblay, Noellet and Saint-Michel-et-Chanveaux.

This page in French: Visiter Vergonnes

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