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Brissac Loire Aubance

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

Brissac Loire Aubance - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Maine-et-Loire
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Chemellier:

Backed by the forest, Chemellier opens on a fertile plain with various crops: cereals, shallots, seeds. This charming village offers walkers halts dolmen, laundry, water. Do not miss the hiking trail, the fishing pond.

Saint-Rémy-la-Varenne:

Commune Pays de la Loire, Saint-Rémy-la-Varenne takes place in the department of Maine-et-Loire, not far from Blaison-Saint-Sulpice and Chemellier. Since December 2016, she is a common delegate of the new town of Brissac Loire Aubance, about twenty kilometers from Angers and its castle.

Today, Saint-Rémy-la-Varenne is associated with the ancient villages of Alleuds, Brissac-Quincé, Charcé-Saint-Ellier-sur-Aubance, Chemellier, Coutures, Luigné, Saint-Saturnin-sur -Loire, Saulgé-L'hôpital, and Vauchrétien.

Old agricultural village, the town knew how to transform its economy, becoming a high place tourism in Maine-et-Loire. The richness of its religious heritage and its traditional architecture make it a pleasant place to spend a few days in one of the most beautiful and most touristic regions of the country.

Vauchrétien:

Located south of Angers, the town of Vauchrétien has a very varied landscape and pleasant to live. Its green territory, quite extensive, consists of meadows, forest on the southern and western edge and especially vineyards. The beautiful parcels of vines draw harmonious lines on the slopes that dominate the Aubance.

The climate is mild thanks to the rivers that surround the town like Aubance and the Loire in the North and the Layon in the South. This climate is conducive to the wine-making activity that has developed around the appellations "coteaux de l'Aubance" (soft white) and "Anjou Village Brissac" (red cabernet).

Geographical information

MunicipalityBrissac Loire Aubance
Postcode49320
Tourism label
Latitude47.3564970 (N 47° 21’ 23”)
Longitude-0.4488620 (W 0° 26’ 56”)
AltitudeFrom 18m to 92m
Surface area120.89 km²
Population11119 inhabitants
Density91 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureAngers (12.4 mi, 28 min)
Insee code49050
IntercommunalityCC Loire Layon Aubance
DepartmentMaine-et-Loire
TerritoryAnjou, Loire Valley
RegionPays de la Loire

Nearest cities & towns

Saint-Melaine-sur-Aubance4.5 mi (9 min)
Soulaines-sur-Aubance4.7 mi (13 min)
Les Garennes sur Loire5.1 mi (12 min)
Blaison-Saint-Sulpice5.9 mi (14 min)
Mozé-sur-Louet6 mi (13 min)
Terranjou6.4 mi (14 min)
Mûrs-Erigné6.8 mi (13 min)
Les Ponts-de-Cé7.2 mi (16 min)
Bellevigne-en-Layon8 mi (16 min)
Loire-Authion8.8 mi (17 min)
Saint-Jean-de-la-Croix9.6 mi (19 min)
Trélazé9.9 mi (17 min)
Sainte-Gemmes-sur-Loire10.3 mi (19 min)
Denée10.7 mi (18 min)
Beaulieu-sur-Layon13.1 mi (17 min)

Things to see and do

Brissac-Quincé:
Chemellier:
Saint-Rémy-la-Varenne:

Places of interest

Information points
Monuments

Events and festivities

Brissac-Quincé:
Chemellier:

The party at the lake in August.

Saint-Rémy-la-Varenne:

Photos

Castle Brissac
Castle Brissac
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Leisure Park of the pond
Leisure Park of the pond
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Vauchrétien Trail
Vauchrétien Trail
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Seams - Montsabert Castle
Seams - Montsabert Castle
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Leisure Park of the pond
Leisure Park of the pond
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Saint-Rémy-la-Varenne - View of the priory
Saint-Rémy-la-Varenne - View of the priory
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Charce-Saint-Ellier-sur-Aubance - Patouillet Mill
Charce-Saint-Ellier-sur-Aubance - Patouillet Mill
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Leisure Park of the pond
Leisure Park of the pond
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Leisure Park of the pond
Leisure Park of the pond
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Charcé-Saint-Ellier-sur-Aubance - Logis de la Bluttière
Charcé-Saint-Ellier-sur-Aubance - Logis de la Bluttière
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Charcé-Saint-Ellier-sur-Aubance - Chapel of the Logis de la Bluttière
Charcé-Saint-Ellier-sur-Aubance - Chapel of the Logis de la Bluttière
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Charcé-Saint-Ellier-sur-Aubance - Saint-Pierre Church
Charcé-Saint-Ellier-sur-Aubance - Saint-Pierre Church
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Charcé-Saint-Ellier-sur-Aubance - Saint-Pierre church (bell tower and presbytery)
Charcé-Saint-Ellier-sur-Aubance - Saint-Pierre church (bell tower and presbytery)
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Seams - Montsabert Castle
Seams - Montsabert Castle
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Saint-Rémy-la-Varenne - Moulin du Bourg Dion
Saint-Rémy-la-Varenne - Moulin du Bourg Dion
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Saint-Rémy-la-Varenne - Dolmen of the Bajoulière
Saint-Rémy-la-Varenne - Dolmen of the Bajoulière
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Saint-Rémy-la-Varenne - Manor of Chauvigné
Saint-Rémy-la-Varenne - Manor of Chauvigné
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Saint-Rémy-la-Varenne - Manor of Chauvigné
Saint-Rémy-la-Varenne - Manor of Chauvigné
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Saint-Rémy-la-Varenne - Saint-Remi Church
Saint-Rémy-la-Varenne - Saint-Remi Church
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Saint-Rémy-la-Varenne - Priory - North facade
Saint-Rémy-la-Varenne - Priory - North facade
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Saint-Rémy-la-Varenne - Priory
Saint-Rémy-la-Varenne - Priory
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Saint-Rémy-la-Varenne - Priory - Romanesque frescoes of the 12th century
Saint-Rémy-la-Varenne - Priory - Romanesque frescoes of the 12th century
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Saint-Saturnin-sur-Loire - Manor of the Pit
Saint-Saturnin-sur-Loire - Manor of the Pit
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Saint-Saturnin-sur-Loire - The Grand Moulin
Saint-Saturnin-sur-Loire - The Grand Moulin
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Village of Vauchrétien
Village of Vauchrétien
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Landscape of Vauchrétien
Landscape of Vauchrétien
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Vauchrétien - Peaceful horses at the edge of the pond
Vauchrétien - Peaceful horses at the edge of the pond
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Courtilliers Park at Vauchrétien
Courtilliers Park at Vauchrétien
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Courtilliers Park at Vauchrétien
Courtilliers Park at Vauchrétien
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Vauchrétien - Old water well
Vauchrétien - Old water well
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Vauchrétien - Arch bridge in shale stones
Vauchrétien - Arch bridge in shale stones
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Weather

Wednesday 26 september
Min. 6°C - Max. 25°C
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Thursday 27 september
Min. 11°C - Max. 28°C
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Friday 28 september
Min. 13°C - Max. 25°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

You will discover the golden color of the tufa which is the charm of the villages of Anjou. You will also be surprised by its many amusement parks and zoos world famous. A country with exceptional heritage, Anjou, in the Loire Valley, has known throughout its history preserve its authenticity, particularly through its culinary traditions and wines.

Around the Loire, the last wild river in Europe, classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its exceptional and unspoiled nature, leisure activities are numerous: from fishing to horse shows to walks in the area. boat Loire, you will discover its green islands and sandbanks.

Near Brissac Loire Aubance, discover Angers, its castle, its gardens, its museums, its heritage and its city.

Let yourself be seduced by the numerous assets of the Saumurois: its heritage, its wines, its walks and its mysteries...

You can also visit the Futuroscope or taste the delicious activities of Anjou.

Discover Le Thoureil. This old Loire port stretches along the Loire to the rhythm of its houses, watchtowers and old mariners inns. Downstream, the imposing Abbey of Saint-Maur, one of the oldest of Anjou.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Boat ride on the Loire with wine-tasting
Culture and education15 € Gennes-Val de Loire (10.2 mi)
Dog sled ride
Nature and the great outdoors17 € to 27 € Doué-en-Anjou (12.2 mi)
Saumur Forest Aventures leisure park
Nature and the great outdoors23 € Saint-Hilaire-Saint-Florent (16.9 mi)
Visit to a Combustion Engine museum
Culture and education2 € to 6 € Saumur (18.4 mi)
Cap Loire discovery park
Culture and education4 € to 6 € Mauges-sur-Loire (19.3 mi)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Rose Circuit
Village visitEasy40 minLes Rosiers-sur-Loire (10.5 mi)
Between the Loire and the hedged farmland
Cycling itineraryEasy2h00Saint-Martin-du-Fouilloux (12.7 mi)
Brissarthe Church - The Hague Castle
HikeIntermediate3h00Les Hauts d'Anjou (24 mi)
Plessis Park of Chaudron-en-Mauges
HikeEasy2h00Montrevault-sur-Èvre (25 mi)
Beaupréau Castle Park
HikeEasy2h00Beaupréau-en-Mauges (28 mi)

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