Béhuard

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 Tourism, holiday & travel in Béhuard
TownBéhuard
Insee code49028
Postcode49170
Latitude47.3794880
Longitude-0.6436680
AltitudeFrom 12 to 16 meters
Surface2.21 km²
Population128 inhabitants
Density57 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelsSavennières at 1.1 km
Chief townAngers (at 21 km, 26 min)Denée at 2.4 km
DepartmentMaine-et-LoireRochefort-sur-Loire at 2.7 km
RegionPays de la LoireSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Béhuard, World Heritage by UNESCO, is the only town to be an island on the Loire. About twenty kilometers southwest of Angers, Loire village is surrounded by two branches of the Loire. Thus, the Loire heavily involved in the identity landscape Béhuard. The floods from December to May condition the life and organization on the island and by the same landscape.


SIGHTSEEING

Tourism mecca of Anjou, is the smallest Béhuard "City of Character" of Anjou and Western Loire. She has only one hundred year round residents and many resorts open in the summer.

The inevitable is "Our Lady of Béhuard", a royal chapel perched on a rock. A pilgrimage on August 15, brings a lot of believers and tourists.

The stroller comes Béhuard for the charm of the village, to tour the island on foot, along the Loire, stroll on the beaches, fishing quietly.

The trail "Wandering around the island" community of interest classified by the agglomeration "Angers Loire Metropole" complete along the Loire backpacking trails. Hikers can observe on the shores of many birds: terns, herons and corncrake, they can also admire the willows, ash tadpoles, hawthorn and wild clematis.

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MonumentsChurch Notre-Dame

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

The last weekend of August: Feast of the flat (small boat of the Loire) organized by the union initiatives.

On 15 August: Pilgrimage to Our Lady of Béhuard.

All year: a place of lounging on the island ...


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

1 km: Savennières: his church and its wines Savennières organic or conventional ...

2 km: Rochefort-sur-Loire wines Coteaux du Layon, Anjou ...

Castle Hugging Saint-Georges-sur-Loire.

20 km: take the city of Angers, its castle and tapestries.

Abbey of Fontevraud.

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Fun, creative activity in EnglishCulture and educationFrom 4 € to 5 €Rochefort-sur-Loire (2 km)
Canoe-kayak on the Louet and LoireSports sensationsFrom 12 € to 35 €Rochefort-sur-Loire (2.2 km)
Basket-making course by the LoireCraft170 €Bouchemaine (3.8 km)
Renting an unlicensed electric boatNature and the outdoorsFrom 30 € to 100 €Angers (12 km)
Donkey trekNature and the outdoorsFrom 36 € to 252 €Saint-Rémy-la-Varenne (26 km)

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PHOTOS

Walk on the IslandWalk on the Island
 
Island WalkIsland Walk
Notre-Dame de BéhuardNotre-Dame de Béhuard
  

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WEATHER

Wednesday 23 April
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Min. 5°C - Max. 13°C
Thursday 24 April
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Min. 8°C - Max. 14°C
Friday 25 April
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Min. 9°C - Max. 14°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantCampanile Angers Ouest - Beaucouzé  
6.9
Beaucouzé
DYNASTY PRINCELY - There you are. Castles, vineyards, parks and gardens ... At the heart of the Loire Valley, you can savor the charms of Angers! Did you know that the city, home of...
Located 10.1 km from Béhuard22 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantBrasserie de la gare  
8.8
Angers
CENTRAL - It is directly opposite the train station of Angers as the aptly named Brasserie de la gare expects travelers but also locals in its comfortable interior, both modern and...
Located 11.6 km from Béhuard30 € per person 
African restaurantLe Relais  
8.7
Angers
Welcome to this cozy bistro with plum and beige colors. You will be greeted by a smiling and dynamic team. The cuisine is inventive and renewed up to date with fresh local produce and...
Located 11.6 km from Béhuard 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 2 bedroomsLa maison sur l'île    
9.6
Béhuard
First B & B in France certified European Ecolabel 2008 and today labelized key green, janne and Francis welcome you on this island, labelled small quote character and a World Heritage...
Located in BéhuardFrom 50 € to 70 € the double room 
House with 4 bedroomsMoulin Géant    
9.2
Rochefort-sur-Loire
On a site of nature, high in the vineyards, along the hiking trail GR3, Le Moulin welcomes you in a giant tower (studio / 2 persons: 30 m² divided over 4 floors, kitchenette, lounge...
Located 3.1 km from BéhuardFrom 65 € to 95 € the double room 
House with 3 bedroomsLe rateau    
9.7
Rochefort-sur-Loire
A Rochefort sur Loire, on an island between the Loire and Louet, in a green setting, just taste the sweetness and tranquility of the Angevin banks. At 300 meters from the Royal River,...
Located 4.8 km from Béhuard70 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 12 personsGîte de 8 à 12 pers près d'Angers   SPECIAL OFFER
Denée
Goganes Cottage is 15 km from the city center of Angers, on the edge of the Loire river classified as' World Heritage of Unesco. The house is spacious and bright with a garden full...
Located 2.6 km from BéhuardFrom 550 € to 700 € per week 
House for 3 personsLa cour fleurie
Aubigné-sur-Layon
In the charming village of flowers Aubigné sur Layon, near the Zoo Doue, Saumur, wine cellars and castles of the Loire. On-site activities: bowling and shuffleboard, games, covered...
Located 23 km from Béhuard290 € per week 
House for 6 personsL'Hermitière
Louerre
At 10 km of the Loire World Heritage Site by unesco, 25 minutes from Saumur classified 'International Tourist Pole and 35 minutes from Angers Loire prefecture of Maine and in the midst...
Located 26 km from BéhuardFrom 450 € to 800 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
55 places over 2 haCamping Municipal Léon Delanoue   
9.2
Montreuil-Juigné
Campground 55 locations along the river. Calm and quiet, ideal for a relaxing holiday and close to nature. Swimming pool, hiking, fishing, shops.
Located 17.5 km from Béhuard8.70 € per day 
157 places over 10 haCamping Parc de Montsabert    
9.6
Coutures
Our luxury : the space ! Fancy a visit to the Loire Valley and its chateaux, vineyards and wine cellars? Why not set up camp close to Saumur in the Parc de Montsabert Yelloh! Village,...
Located 22 km from BéhuardFrom 18 € to 29 € per day 

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HOTELS

Hotel Restaurant Le Bosquet - Hotel in BéhuardHotel Restaurant Le Bosquet     
7
Les Ponts-de-Cé
Set within a tree-lined park, in Les Ponts-de-Cé, Hotel Restaurant Le Bosquet offers modern guest rooms and an on-site restaurant. You can relax on the terrace with a drink from the...
Located 9.6 km from BéhuardRoom from 62 €
Comfort Hotel & Restaurant Angers Beaucouzé - Hotel in BéhuardComfort Hotel & Restaurant Angers Beaucouzé     
7.7
Beaucouzé
Comfort Hotel & Restaurant Angers Beaucouzé is located a 5-minute drive from the city centre of Angers. It offers 2-star accommodation with non-smoking rooms and free private parking...
Located 9.6 km from BéhuardRoom from 36 €
Fasthotel - Hotel in BéhuardFasthotel    
7.4
Beaucouzé
This quiet hotel is located in Beaucouzé, a 5-minute drive from Angers city centre and the Chateau d’Angers. It offers free Wi-Fi and free private parking. Each room at the Fasthotel...
Located 9.7 km from BéhuardRoom from 38 €

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Logis Les Terrasses De Saumur
Featuring an outdoor swimming pool, Les Terrasses de Saumur is located on a hill above Saumur, a few minutes away from the city centre and its castle....
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Logis Les Terrasses De Saumur
Featuring an outdoor swimming pool, Les Terrasses de Saumur is located on a hill above Saumur, a few minutes away from the...
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