Yvre-l'Eveque tourism and travel guide

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Visit Yvre-l'Eveque: highlights and tourist information

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Yvre-l'Eveque is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 5 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Yvre-l'Eveque is 180 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Mans at 5 km and Beaumont-sur-Sarthe at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Yvre-l'Eveque, 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 Yvre-l'Eveque 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 Yvre-l'Eveque

Markets in and near Yvre-l'Eveque

  • Le Mans: market every day except Monday (6km)
  • Allonnes: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Arnage: market Saturday (11km)
  • Connerre: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Ecommoy: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Le Grand-Luce: market Wednesday all day (22km)
  • La Suze-sur-Sarthe: market Thursday (22km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (25km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (26km)

More information about Yvre-l'Eveque, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Yvre-l'Eveque, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Yvre-l'Eveque.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (58km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (0km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (5km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (19km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (21km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (24km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (31km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (40km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (44km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (5km)
  • Cogners (33km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (14km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Yvre-l'Eveque

Canton: Mans-Est-Campagne

Arrondissement: Mans

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72530

Distance to Yvre-l'Eveque

from Le Mans (prefecture): 5 km

from Paris: 180 km

from Calais: 346 km

from Nice: 723 km

from Bordeaux: 359 km

from Strasbourg: 557 km

Getting here

Yvre-l'Eveque 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 Yvre-l'Eveque from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Champagne, Change, Coulaines, Le Mans, Saint-Corneille and Sarge-les-le-Mans.

This page in French: Visiter Yvre-l'Eveque