Vertou tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vertou: highlights and tourist information

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Vertou is situated in the Loire-Atlantique department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 8 kilometres from Nantes, the department capital (general information: Vertou is 341 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Nantes at 8 km and Clisson at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vertou, 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 Vertou 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 Vertou

Markets in and near Vertou

  • Reze: market Tuesday & Friday (8km)
  • Nantes: market Sunday (11km)
  • Carquefou: market Thursday (14km)
  • Indre: market Sunday (15km)
  • La Montagne: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Bouaye: market Thursday (16km)
  • Clisson: market Friday (17km)
  • Coueron: market Thursday (20km)
  • Le Pellerin: market Saturday (22km)
  • Nort-sur-Erdre: market Friday (30km)

More information about Vertou, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Vertou, France

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des plantes (8km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Héron (France) (6km)
  • Petite Amazonie de Nantes (7km)
  • Lac de Grand-Lieu (17km)
  • Marais de Machecoul (33km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (51km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Carquefou (14km)
  • Cholet (46km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Monts (61km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Planète sauvage (parc) (23km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (52km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vertou

Canton: Vertou

Arrondissement: Nantes

Department: Loire-Atlantique

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 44120

Distance to Vertou

from Nantes (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 341 km

from Calais: 485 km

from Nice: 783 km

from Bordeaux: 268 km

from Strasbourg: 705 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Basse-Goulaine, Chateau-Thebaud, Haute-Goulaine, La Haie-Fouassiere, Les Sorinieres, Saint-Fiacre-sur-Maine and Saint-Sebastien-sur-Loire.

This page in French: Visiter Vertou