Villaines-la-Juhel tourism and travel guide

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Visit Villaines-la-Juhel: highlights and tourist information

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Villaines-la-Juhel is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region, in the center of France at 47 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Villaines-la-Juhel is 201 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Les Jardins de la Mansoniere at 17 km and Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villaines-la-Juhel, 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 Villaines-la-Juhel 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 Villaines-la-Juhel

Markets in and near Villaines-la-Juhel

Market days in Villaines-la-Juhel: weekly market: Monday;

  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (0km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (23km)
  • Evron: market Thursday (23km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (25km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (25km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (27km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (28km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (32km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (33km)

More information about Villaines-la-Juhel, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Villaines-la-Juhel, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (25km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (16km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (52km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (41km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (43km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (44km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (46km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (15km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (32km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (34km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (23km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (35km)
  • La Cropte (46km)
  • Coulaines (51km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villaines-la-Juhel

Canton: Villaines-la-Juhel

Arrondissement: Mayenne

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53700

Distance to Villaines-la-Juhel

from Laval (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 201 km

from Calais: 327 km

from Nice: 778 km

from Bordeaux: 391 km

from Strasbourg: 592 km

Getting here

Villaines-la-Juhel is in the center of France. 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 Villaines-la-Juhel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Averton, Courcite, Crennes-sur-Fraubee, Loupfougeres and Villepail.

This page in French: Visiter Villaines-la-Juhel