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Cholet

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Maine-et-Loire

Cholet - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Maine-et-Loire
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Come in Choletais! Witness the Wars of Vendée, home textile, Choletais discovered through its architectural heritage, craft, art and of course shops and outlet stores.

Geographical information

MunicipalityCholet
Postcode49300
Tourism label
Latitude47.0594070 (N 47° 3’ 34”)
Longitude-0.8797870 (W 0° 52’ 47”)
AltitudeFrom 63m to 184m
Surface area87.47 km²
Population56422 inhabitants
Density645 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureAngers (65 km, 48 min)
Insee code49099
IntercommunalityCA du Choletais
DepartmentMaine-et-Loire
RegionPays de la Loire

Nearest cities & towns

Saint-Léger-sous-Cholet5 km (9 min)
La Séguinière5.2 km (8 min)
Mazières-en-Mauges6.6 km (12 min)
Saint-Christophe-du-Bois7 km (10 min)
La Tessoualle7.1 km (8 min)
Nuaillé8.3 km (14 min)
Mortagne-sur-Sèvre10 km (14 min)
Toutlemonde10.5 km (12 min)
Le May-sur-Èvre11.2 km (15 min)
La Romagne11.3 km (13 min)
Trémentines11.5 km (17 min)
Bégrolles-en-Mauges11.6 km (13 min)
Saint-Macaire-en-Mauges12.2 km (14 min)
Saint-André-de-la-Marche12.4 km (13 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Monuments
Performance halls
Transport

Events and festivities

Photos

Downtown Cholet (© Richard)
Downtown Cholet (© Richard)
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Museum of Art and History Cholet (© Richard)
Museum of Art and History Cholet (© Richard)
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Textile Museum of Cholet (© Richard)
Textile Museum of Cholet (© Richard)
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Church of the Sacred Heart (© M. Richard)
Church of the Sacred Heart (© M. Richard)
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Garden Mail (© Richard)
Garden Mail (© Richard)
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National Trades Shoe - Saint-André-de- la-Marche
National Trades Shoe - Saint-André-de- la-Marche
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Cholet Carnival - Day Parade (© CFFS)
Cholet Carnival - Day Parade (© CFFS)
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Carnival - Night Parade in April (© CFFS)
Carnival - Night Parade in April (© CFFS)
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Weather

Sunday 1 march
Min. 11°C - Max. 13°C
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Monday 2 march
Min. 7°C - Max. 11°C
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Tuesday 3 march
Min. 7°C - Max. 12°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Visit a donkey’s milk soap workshop
CraftsFreeLes Epesses (19.2 km)
Pleasures of the palate and wine tasting at the castle
Local flavours5 € Le Pallet (37 km)
Basket-making course by the Loire
Crafts170 € Bouchemaine (44 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Beaupréau Castle Park
HikeEasy2h00Beaupréau (17.8 km)
Plessis Park
HikeEasy2h00Chaudron-en-Mauges (26 km)
Itinéraire cyclable entre Mormaison, Saint André Treize Voies et Saint Sulpice le Verdon
All-terrain bike itineraryEasy1h20Mormaison (47 km)
Carquefou - Saint-Mars-la-Jaille Greenway
Cycling itineraryEasy5h00Carquefou (54 km)
Rose Circuit
Village visitEasy40 minLes Rosiers-sur-Loire (59 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels