Angers Itinerary 1 Day
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A Day in Angers - Perfect 24 Hours Guide
An amalgamation of impressive history, medieval architecture, and intellectual vibe, the city of Angers sits by the Maine river in western France. The city has also been featured in magazines for the great quality of life it offers. While Angers has got proximity of the beautiful Loire Valley, it is also home to some majestic forts, parks, and museums. Therefore, when you have just 24 hours in Angers, it becomes a herculean task to decide which places you should choose to visit. Take help of this 1-day Angers Itinerary that covers the best of this French city.
How to spend 1 day in Angers?
A Peaceful Morning at Cloître Toussaint
Nothing can be better than starting the morning with a visit to the Catholic Abbey of Cloître Toussaint. Founded in 1040, this abbey is one of the historical landmarks in the city of Angers. The abbey was rebuilt in the 14th century and some new frames and a glass roof were added to it. The ruined church is now considered as a part of historical monuments in France. Spend some time in the peaceful surroundings of the abbey to feel fresh.
Admire the Architecture of Angers Cathedral
Walk for 5 minutes from Cloître Toussaint and you will come across the beautiful cathedral of Angers. Built between the 11th and 16th centuries, this beautiful cathedral is not only an important religious place but also a wonderful piece of architecture. You can see the glimpse of Romanesque and Gothic style in its structure. The cathedral is considered a national monument of France. Spend 30 to 40 minutes admiring its beauty.
Relax at Jardin des Plantes d'Angers
A quiet time of relaxation should also be a part of your 1 day in Angers. So, you can walk for more 15 minutes and reach the botanical garden of Jardin. Located on Place Pierre Mendès France, this municipal park is a great place to relax in the lap of nature. This 18th-century garden is home to a large variety of plants and provides a huge green space and walking trails for the people who want to spend some time away from the hustle of city life. The park also has a special area for toddlers.
Entertain yourself at Terra Botanica
Another fun place in the city of Angers is Terra Botanica. This theme park has many interesting and exciting features that will make you spend a lot of here. The park not only has some wonderful rides but also provides interactive encounters with plant life. There is a 4D cinema in the park which adds more to the fun. Spend 3 to 4 hours in this leisure park.
Watch the Sunset over Étang Saint-Nicolas
As the evening comes close, it’s time to head to the picturesque lake of Étang Saint-Nicolas where you can watch the sunset. With an area of 3.6 hectares, Étang Saint-Nicolas is an artificial lake. There are some trails around the lake where you can stroll and enjoy the freshness and wait till the setting sun spreads its beautiful hues on the skies.
A day in Angers, France will take you away from all the chaos of the metropolis and help you know more about the cultural and historical assets of western France.
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