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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Mayenne

Located in the Pays de la Loire region and the department of Mayenne, the common Saulges part of the borough of Laval, Township Meslay-du-Maine, and the joint community and Charnie Erve.

Small town character, Saulges belongs to the Country of Art and History Coëvrons-Mayenne.

Geographical information

Tourism label
Latitude47.9831300 (N 47° 58’ 59”)
Longitude-0.4067420 (W 0° 24’ 24”)
AltitudeFrom 47m to 112m
Surface area21.81 km²
Population316 inhabitants
Density14 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureLaval (35 km, 37 min)
Insee code53257
IntercommunalityCC des Coëvrons
RegionPays de la Loire

Nearest cities & towns

Saint-Pierre-sur-Erve4.1 km (7 min)
Chémeré-le-Roi4.4 km (5 min)
Bannes4.8 km (7 min)
Thorigné-en-Charnie5.3 km (8 min)
Val-du-Maine6 km (9 min)
Cossé-en-Champagne6.6 km (9 min)
Blandouet-Saint Jean8.1 km (12 min)
La Cropte9 km (10 min)
La Bazouge-de-Chemeré9.1 km (11 min)
Beaumont-Pied-de-Boeuf9.7 km (16 min)
Vaiges9.7 km (14 min)
Préaux9.7 km (13 min)
Viré-en-Champagne11.2 km (14 min)
Saint-Loup-du-Dorat11.5 km (15 min)
Saint-Denis-du-Maine12.1 km (16 min)

Things to see and do

The site Saulges, Natura 2000, is famous for its prehistoric caves and natural heritage (Saulges canyon on the river Erve).

City of Saulges houses two religious buildings, the chapel of Saint-Pierre (Carolingian) and Notre Dame, and a hermitage, founded by St. Céneré of Saulges.

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres


Saulges village in Mayenne, between Laval and Sable-sur-Sarthe
Saulges village in Mayenne, between Laval and Sable-sur-Sarthe
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Tuesday 9 august
Min. 16°C - Max. 32°C
Wednesday 10 august
Min. 18°C - Max. 34°C
Thursday 11 august
Min. 19°C - Max. 34°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Watermill Thevalles.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Horse ride along the Loir
Sports sensations20 € to 25 € Morannes sur Sarthe-Daumeray (35 km)
Electric bike hire
Sports sensations15 € Le Mans (45 km)
English language break with sports and leisure activities
Culture and education700 € Chailland (46 km)
Gastronomic course and cooking class
Local flavours2015 € to 3590 € Saint-Hilaire-du-Maine (49 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Morinière circuit
HikeEasy3h00Saint-Denis-d'Anjou (22 km)
From one mill to another
Village visitEasy2h00La Roche-Neuville (25 km)
Brissarthe Church - The Hague Castle
HikeIntermediate3h00Les Hauts-d'Anjou (32 km)
Fontenelle Circuit
HikeEasy1h45Prée-d'Anjou (34 km)
Botanical circuit of the Val d'Argance
HikeEasy20 minDurtal (37 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals



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