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

Savennières and the town of Epiré are located fifteen kilometers from Angers in the department of Maine-et-Loire.

Leaving Angers the West after the waters of Maine mingle with those of the Loire to La Pointe, Epiré opens the doors of the vineyard Savennières. To determine the thousand shades of Savennières, walk the trails, stroll along the banks of the Guillemette, or the Loire, visit the Church of St. Peter, learn painted canvas of the presbytery, have lunch in the shade of the plane, several times Centennial Park du Fresne, and you can fully enjoy Savennières.

Pleasure of hiking trails where you will discover communal, family and your rate of hedgerow landscapes with their mills, the landscape of hills with the famous vineyards of Savennières, and landscapes of the Loire, where to go yet beautiful lighters .

Pleasure of dining that you will discover Savennières, one of three great wines of Anjou, with the Quart de Chaume and Bonnezeaux a great dry white wine from the Chenin grape variety that only grows in his youth aromas lime, honey and flowers, and acquires an aging frame powerful and complex aroma.

Geographical information

Tourism labels
Latitude47.3831010 (N 47° 22’ 59”)
Longitude-0.6569990 (W 0° 39’ 25”)
AltitudeFrom 12m to 77m
Surface area21.01 km²
Population1358 inhabitants
Density64 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureAngers (18.8 km, 22 min)
Insee code49329
IntercommunalityCU Angers Loire Métropole
TerritoriesAnjou, Loire Valley
RegionPays de la Loire

Nearest cities & towns

Béhuard1.8 km (5 min)
La Possonnière2.8 km (4 min)
Rochefort-sur-Loire3.5 km (5 min)
Denée7.3 km (9 min)
Bouchemaine7.5 km (10 min)
Saint-Martin-du-Fouilloux8.2 km (13 min)
Saint-Georges-sur-Loire9.5 km (10 min)
Chaudefonds-sur-Layon10.5 km (16 min)
Val-du-Layon10.9 km (16 min)
Beaulieu-sur-Layon11.1 km (13 min)
Sainte-Gemmes-sur-Loire11.7 km (15 min)
Saint-Jean-de-la-Croix12.6 km (17 min)
Mozé-sur-Louet12.7 km (15 min)
Beaucouzé13 km (17 min)
Chalonnes-sur-Loire14.1 km (16 min)

Things to see and do

Banks of the Loire and Guillemette.

Church of St. Peter.

Places of interest

Leisure centres

Events and festivities

In May, there is the feast of taste and Heritage festival famous in part because it is associated with a hike that crosses private property, hiking we can only do it once in the year. The owners do not issue their approval on that day. Each year, thousands of walkers participating in this event. That day, there is also a market and a Taste of Village Crafts and Craftsmanship. One can also eat and taste the wines Savennières.

The first weekend of October: Literary Festival "Land Books Wine Lands". The aim of the festival's literary Savennières "Land Books Wine Lands" defined by Danièle Sallenave of the French Academy: "pass the wine culture of different European regions producing, their landscapes, their customs, their history, gastronomy , literature and artistic expression. "

Baroque Music Festival "Landscapes in Music"


Sunday 14 august
Min. 19°C - Max. 27°C
Monday 15 august
Min. 17°C - Max. 29°C
Tuesday 16 august
Min. 17°C - Max. 26°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Traditional boat ride on the Loire
Nature and the great outdoors10 € to 15 € Bouchemaine (5.7 km)
Jelet-mushing dog sledding
Nature and the great outdoors15 € to 45 € Chaudefonds-sur-Layon (7.5 km)
Treasure hunt to discover Angers
Entertainment4 € Angers (12.6 km)
L'Etang amusement park
Entertainment8 € to 9 € Brissac Loire Aubance (17 km)
Discovery walk and activities with llamas
Nature and the great outdoors8 € Tuffalun (30 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Between the Loire and the hedged farmland
Cycling itineraryEasy2h00Saint-Martin-du-Fouilloux (6.4 km)
By bike, the fishing villages on the banks of the Loire
All-terrain bike itineraryEasy1h20Ingrandes-Le Fresne sur Loire (20 km)
Plessis Park of Chaudron-en-Mauges
HikeEasy2h00Montrevault-sur-Èvre (27 km)
Bike tour "the Loop of the Loir"
All-terrain bike itineraryIntermediate2h10Seiches-sur-le-Loir (32 km)
Beaupréau Castle Park
HikeEasy2h00Beaupréau-en-Mauges (33 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals



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