Villiers-Charlemagne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Villiers-Charlemagne: highlights and tourist information

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Villiers-Charlemagne is situated in the Mayenne department and Pays de la Loire region, in the center of France at 18 kilometres from Laval, the department capital (general information: Villiers-Charlemagne is 246 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Laval at 18 km and Saulges at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villiers-Charlemagne, 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 Villiers-Charlemagne 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 Villiers-Charlemagne

Markets in and near Villiers-Charlemagne

  • Meslay-du-Maine: market Friday (9km)
  • Chateau-Gontier: market Thursday & (10km)
  • Laval: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (18km)
  • Craon: market Monday (22km)
  • Sable-sur-Sarthe: market Monday (26km)
  • Andouille: market Thursday (30km)
  • Segre: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (30km)
  • Port-Brillet: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Renaze: market Friday (32km)

More information about Villiers-Charlemagne, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Villiers-Charlemagne, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (11km)
  • Vitre (45km)
  • La Fleche (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (22km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (37km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (40km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt du Pertre (34km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (40km)
  • Étang de la Valière (41km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (41km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (50km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (51km)
  • Source - Couesnon (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • La Cropte (14km)
  • Coudray (15km)
  • Chenille-Change (25km)
  • Juvigne (43km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villiers-Charlemagne

Canton: Grez-en-Bouère

Arrondissement: Château-Gontier

Department: Mayenne

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 53170

Distance to Villiers-Charlemagne

from Laval (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 246 km

from Calais: 383 km

from Nice: 773 km

from Bordeaux: 343 km

from Strasbourg: 628 km

Getting here

Villiers-Charlemagne 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 Villiers-Charlemagne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Houssay, Le Bignon-du-Maine, Loigne-sur-Mayenne, Maisoncelles-du-Maine, Origne, Ruille-Froid-Fonds and Saint-Sulpice.

This page in French: Visiter Villiers-Charlemagne