Paris, the country's capital, is situated 180 miles (290 kilometers) northeast of Challain-la-Potherie.
The area around Challain-la-Potherie is crisscrossed with fabulous things to see and do, from tourist hotspots to quiet, secret places that are waiting just for you. Approximately 12 miles (19 kilometers) away you'll find Bonnoeuvre. Head here to discover the Mill of Bonnoeuvre and Church of Bonnoeuvre.
Organize some transportation and spend half a day in Angers, a regional center, located some 25 miles (40 kilometers) from Challain-la-Potherie. The place offers a range of visitor attractions, for example Angers Cathedral, Musee de l'Ardoise and University of Angers. Catholic University of Angers, Chateau d'Angers and Musee Jean Lurat et de la Tapisserie Contemporaine are a number of other popular places to see for those who find themselves with time to spare.
History enthusiasts won't want to miss Pays de la Loire's fascinating old towns, castles and traditional villages. Pays de la Loire is graced with a rich religious history; so take the time to visit the area's beautiful monasteries.
Why not combine education and relaxation during your stay by spending time with a knowledgeable guide on one of the region's fascinating winery tours, guided nature walks and cycling tours.
Everything has to end, but be rest assured, when you're ready to say "Au revoir / À bientôt", you'll still have many memories, photos and keepsakes to remember your adventure.