Vernie tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vernie: highlights and tourist information

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Vernie is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 23 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Vernie is 187 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Beaumont-sur-Sarthe at 10 km and Sillé-le-Guillaume at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vernie, 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 Vernie 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 Vernie

Markets in and near Vernie

  • Conlie: market Thursday (7km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (11km)
  • Loue: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Allonnes: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Le Mans: market every day except Monday (26km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (28km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (29km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)

More information about Vernie, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Vernie, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (44km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (24km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (27km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Mirail (23km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (26km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (27km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (20km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (30km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (40km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (22km)
  • La Cropte (45km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (30km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vernie

Canton: Beaumont-sur-Sarthe

Arrondissement: Mamers

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72170

Distance to Vernie

from Le Mans (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 187 km

from Calais: 335 km

from Nice: 749 km

from Bordeaux: 375 km

from Strasbourg: 572 km

Getting here

Vernie is in the north-west of France. Most visitors get here by car having taken a ferry, probably to Saint-Malo or Caen, and then a drive of around 2 - 3 hours. For driving distances to Vernie from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Asse-le-Riboul, Le Tronchet, Mezieres-sous-Lavardin, Neuvillalais, Peze-le-Robert, Saint-Christophe-du-Jambet, Sainte-Sabine-sur-Longeve and Segrie.

This page in French: Visiter Vernie