Angers, the ideal holiday destination!
A visit to Angers is a fascinating immersion in French history. Along with its outstanding cultural wealth, Angers and its region are renowned for their wines, the unspoilt natural surroundings and the gastronomy. Come with family, friends or your special someone and explore the capital of Anjou, which has plenty of surprises in store.
Stay at one of our 4 and 5 star campsites and be sure of a successful holiday: free children’s clubs, water park, sports pitches, and daytime and evening activities – we’ve got it all covered! Campers of every age will have the holiday of their life. Total freedom – that’s what you get when camping with Sandaya!
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Visit Angers with the family
Oyez, oyez young damsels and squires, let’s take the family on a tour to explore every corner of Angers! Our first stop: the famous castle. Its 17 defensive towers, parapet walk and drawbridge are sure to fascinate your young knights. Meanwhile, parents will enjoy the gardens and be amazed by the Apocalypse Tapestry, the largest set of medieval tapestries known to date. A masterpiece unlike any other in the world!
The Terra Botanica park should also feature on your list. This is Europe’s largest botanical park, spread over 12 hectares and home to more than 500,000 plants from every continent. You’ll be unbeatable on the history of plants after a visit here! Round off your day with a canoe trip along the River Maine or go horse-riding.
Visit Angers as a couple
Whatever you and your sweetheart enjoy, there’s something for everyone in Angers. Art lovers will head to the David d’Angers gallery in the Abbey of All Saints, showcasing sculptures by the eponymous artist, followed by a trip to the Musée des Beaux-Arts.
Or do you prefer outdoor activities? Then opt for a bike ride along the River Maine, an outing in a canoe or a boat trip... or all of the above! Wine lovers will be spoilt too, since the wines of Anjou are highly reputed. Visit the vineyards and enjoy a tasting session for a real oenological treat! To be enjoyed in moderation, of course!
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Treat yourself to a peaceful interlude on the leafy Île Saint-Aubin. This enchanting setting and its myriad shades of green will give your serotonin levels a boost!
The Anjou is home to some mouth-watering treats: as well as the wines, look out for plum pie, the crémet d’Anjou cream dessert or the “Quernons d'Ardoise” – nougatine coated with blue chocolate!
You can also discover Angers from the water. Try a standup paddleboard, canoe or boat, and see the city’s beauty revealed before your eyes. A truly authentic experience!
The picturesque Doutre district and its half-timbered houses provide the perfect backdrop for your holiday photographs. Say “cheese”!