Daumeray is known for its famous person “Rouget le Braconnier” who was sentenced at the end of the 19th century to do perpetuity hard labours. He was sentenced to have shooted on a police officer. In the countryside, you can discover a place where there are guestrooms and where we grow saffron : “The Saffroned Nights” at Mr and MrsLanthiez. You will have the possibility to discover flowers fields through a guided tour if you want to. The saffron harvest is done at the beginning of October until the middle of November. To get more information :+3184.108.40.206.16.
Château-Gontier is located 22 kilometers away fromSaint Denis d’Anjou, in South Mayenne. With around 1000 years old, we have in Château-Gontier the Mayenneriver. You will have the possibility to see some shows in Carré, National Stage. You will also have the possibility to visit Ursulines’s Monastery or to walk in the historical center of Château-Gontier. To get more information, call the Tourist Office of the City : +3220.127.116.11.74.
Saulges is a Little City of Character, in the same way as Saint Denis d’Anjou, and is 26 kilometers away from it. One prehistoric site known as “Saulges’s caves” is opened at tour. More information on the website : www.grottes-de-saulges.com
Sainte-Suzanne is a medieval city of Coëvrons, at the edges of Erve, and is located at 42 kilometers away from Saint Denis d’Anjou. Ste Suzanne castle accommodates the CIAP (Interpretation Center of Architecture and Heritage). This CIAP will enable you to understand better thelocal heritage. Ste Suzanne is also a rambles area, with more than 100 kilometersof pedestrian ways, equestrian and bike. More information at Tourist office : +332.43.01.43.60.
Solesmes is located 14 kilometersaway from Saint Denis d’Anjou, and is famous for his abbey which dominates Sarthe Valley. It’s from the edges of Sarthe that you will admire better the monument. For more information, contact the city hall on +318.104.22.168.11.
Malicorne-sur-Sarthe is also a Little City of Character, a cityknown for its handicraft, with its earthenware museum. This municipality is 31 kilometers away from Saint Denis d’Anjou. For more information, contact the Tourist Office on +322.214.171.124.45.
Brulon is located 30 kilometers away from Saint Denis d’Anjou. Located in a mound which dominates the Vègre, people live in this area since the earliest Antiquity. It’s a Little City of Character and if you want others information, contact the Tourist Office on +332.43.95.05.10.
Sablé sur Sarthe is located 12 kilometers away from Saint Denis d’Anjou. This city is clearly different with its 18th century castle, which dominate Sarthe Valley. Her park allows you to discover Liban cedars and to have a view on the Valley and the church. To get to it, browse the old center equipped with timber frame houses. Information in the TouristOffice on +332.43.95.00.60.
Parcé sur Sarthe is located 21 kilometers away from Saint Denis d’Anjou, is approved Little Society of Character and like the others, itoffers you pedestrian route. A brochure was created for you, to discover this route. To walk at the edge of Sarthe is very enjoyable. Ask information in city hall on +3126.96.36.199.21.