Villeveque tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau Plessis-Bourre at 10 km from Villeveque

Visit Villeveque: highlights and tourist information

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Villeveque is situated in the Maine-et-Loire 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 Villeveque in Pays de la Loire.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau Plessis-Bourre at 10 km and Angers at 14 km.

Villeveque, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Castle at 10 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Chateau Plessis-Bourre guide
Angers

Angers

at 14 km (direction south-west)

Most famous for its castle, Angers also has a cathedral and many other interesting...

See Angers guide
Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Church at 14 km (direction south-west)

The Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin in Angers combines 1500 years of religious architecture with...

See Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin guide
Angers Cathedral

Angers Cathedral

Cathedral at 14 km (direction west-south-west)

The cathedral in Angers is the earliest example of Angevin gothic architecture in France...

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Chateau d\'Angers

Chateau d'Angers

Castle at 14 km (direction west-south-west)

The mighty fortified walls of Chateau d'Angers form an interesting contrast with the more...

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Apocalypse Tapestry

Apocalypse Tapestry

at 14 km (direction west-south-west)

The Apocalypse Tapestry is a remarkable 14th century tapestry, 100 metres long, telling the...

See Apocalypse Tapestry guide
Chateau de Brissac

Chateau de Brissac

Castle at 24 km (direction south-south-west)

The Chateau de Brissac is the tallest castle in France, has more than 200...

See Chateau de Brissac guide
Bauge

Bauge

at 24 km (direction east)

Bauge is a small traditional town with a small castle - and a very...

See Bauge guide
Solesmes

Solesmes

at 34 km (direction north-north-east), in the Sarthe department

Solesmes is known for its Abbey Saint-Pierre, an important benedictine abbey that has helped...

See Solesmes guide
Parcé-sur-Sarthe

Parcé-sur-Sarthe

at 36 km (direction north-east), in the Sarthe department

Parcé sur Sarthe is a classified petites cites de caractere and has an attractive...

See Parcé-sur-Sarthe guide
Aubigne-sur-Layon

Aubigne-sur-Layon

at 39 km (direction south)

The small village of Aubigne-sur-Layon is very pretty, especially in late spring and summer...

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Asnieres-sur-Vegre

Asnieres-sur-Vegre

at 39 km (direction north-north-east), in the Sarthe department

The small town of Asnières-sur-Vègre is especially picturesque in the area around the bridge...

See Asnieres-sur-Vegre guide
Saumur

Saumur

at 42 km (direction south-east)

The town of Saumur, in the shadow of the famous castle, is a lovely...

See Saumur guide
Chateau de Saumur

Chateau de Saumur

Castle at 43 km (direction south-east)

The Chateau de Saumur stands in an impressive location with views across the Loire...

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Markets in and near Villeveque

  • Seiches-sur-le-Loir: market Thursday (5km)
  • Tierce: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Saint-Barthelemy-d'Anjou: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Trelaze: market Sunday (13km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (14km)
  • Angers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (15km)
  • Beaufort-en-Vallee: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Le Lion-d'Angers: market Friday (23km)
  • Brissac-Quince: market Thursday (23km)
  • La Fleche: market Wednesday (30km)

More information about Villeveque, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Villeveque, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Fleche (30km)
  • Chateau-Gontier (36km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (11km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (42km)
  • Spaycific'Zoo (58km)
 
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Geography and distances

Villeveque is in the western-centre of France at 14 kilometres from Angers, the department capital (general information: Villeveque is 251 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Villeveque

Canton: Angers-Nord-Est

Arrondissement: Angers

Department: Maine-et-Loire

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 49140

Distance to Villeveque

from Angers (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 251 km

from Calais: 411 km

from Nice: 735 km

from Bordeaux: 303 km

from Strasbourg: 617 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 Villeveque from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Briollay, Corze, Montreuil-sur-Loir, Pellouailles-les-Vignes, Saint-Sylvain-d'Anjou, Seiches-sur-le-Loir, Soucelles and Tierce.

This page in French: Visiter Villeveque