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City break in Le Mans. Active leisure ideas for Le Mans - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Le Mans will please its guests with a huge selection of entertainment and recreational facilities. First of all, it is worth mentioning the wonderful parks located in the city. An interesting one is Arche de la Nature, which looks more like a country farm. It would be especially nice to visit this park in the summer. Here you can see with your own eyes how pumpkins and other vegetables are grown. Besides, many ornamental plants and flowers are planted in the park, and a special area is reserved for medicinal plants. This park is often visited by tourists and locals with children, as informative tours are conducted here for the smallest visitors. This is part of the natural cultural center of the same name located in the historic district.
Beautiful old town of Le Mans has been severely damaged during the Hundred Years’ War. It has been repeatedly destroyed; in the second half of the 19th century, it has long remained … Open
If you like walking, Jardin des Plantes Garden is a perfect place for that at any time of the year. This garden lies on both sides of a small river, on whose banks majestic trees and rare plants grow. Visitors are offered convenient walkways and several pedestrian bridges laid across the river. The park is very large, which makes it perfect for cycling and picnicking.
In the immediate vicinity of the city, there are several wonderful amusement parks, including one of the best - Papea Parc surrounded by picturesque woods. Dozens of interesting rides are equipped in the park, as well as various sports facilities, safe playgrounds for the smallest ones, as well as a roller coaster and other attractions for all family members. Near the park, there are very beautiful places for hiking and organizing picnics. Copyright
1. The public transport system is well-developed in the city. One can get to any areas of interest by bus, and a tram runs from the railway station to the Old Town. 2. In the Old Town, … Open
Anyone who wants to feel like a real race car driver must visit Karting des 24 Heures du Mans. This entertainment center is one of the largest and best in the region, featuring the most advanced sports equipment. Visitors are provided with several tracks of various difficulty levels, including very simple ones for beginners and quite difficult ones for experienced drivers. In the center, one can rent all the necessary equipment for entertainment. Beginners are also offered to drive accompanied by an experienced instructor.
Another interesting entertainment center is Cityglace, which is sure to please all fans of winter entertainments. Its main feature is a large ice rink available for children and their parents. For the youngest visitors, the sports center organizes interesting thematic programs and ice skating lessons.
Le Mans is a town in France that is also the center of the Sarthe administrative department. The population of the city estimated 141.4 thousand in 2005. Once this city has been the capital … Open
To jump on colorful trampolines and just have plenty of fun, head to Let's Jump, which can be found on the outskirts of the city. Excellent conditions are created here for families, some trampolines are suitable for adults as well. In addition to regular trampolines, they have special ones, complemented by basketball rings and other sports attributes, so visitors to the center will definitely not be bored.
Not far from Le Mans, in a beautiful forest, you will find a wonderful rope town - Tépacap Le Mans, which is very popular among tourists with kids and thrill-seekers. They can enjoy the most incredible rides, all of them are equipped at a considerable height, among tree crowns. Interesting obstacle courses and rope ladders hanging at a height of several meters, as well as other original attractions, are waiting for visitors to the center. Tépacap Le Mans employs a staff of experienced instructors who ensure the safety of visitors.
In the small town of Le Mans, there is a lot of interesting entertainment for tourists with children. In the warm season, they should definitely visit the entertainment complex Piscine Les … Open
The choice of places for a night out is really diverse in Le Mans. The popular club Mojito Royal opens its doors on one of the central streets. It often hosts fiery and exciting evening programs, the club features a stylish design and a rich selection of signature drinks. Many come here specifically to try special cocktails based on the best French champagne.
The stylish Vaud 'Bar is remarkable for being housed in one of the beautiful historic buildings. It was possible to preserve some of the original design elements of its premises so a very unusual atmosphere reigns in the bar today. Also, its guests can enjoy interesting entertainment shows quite often. Fans of relaxation in a romantic setting must visit Bibovino Wine Bar. It occupies another beautiful old building and is decorated in accordance with the traditions of past years, using handmade wooden furniture. Delicious French wines and gourmet delicacies can be tasted in this bar. In the warmer months, some of its tables are set up on an outdoor terrace.
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Map of all parks
National and city parks around Le Mans
♥   Regional Nature Park 'Perche' , 56.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Regional Nature Park 'Normandie-Maine' , 67.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Regional Nature Park 'Loire-Anjou-Touraine' , 88.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Le Mans
♥   Amusement park 'Papea City' Le Mans, 4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Holly Park' Échemiré, 57.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Parc Festyland' Caen, 139.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Puy du Fou' Les Epesses, 149.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Le Mans
♥   Restaurant 'Le Beaulieu' Le Mans. Type - Modern cuisine. 1.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Le Cochon d’Or' Champagné. Type - Traditional cuisine. 9.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Auberge des Matfeux' Arnage. Type - Classic cuisine. 9.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Restaurant du Midi' Domfront-en-Champagne. Type - Traditional cuisine. 17.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Auberge de la Croix Margot' Beaumont-sur-Sarthe. Type - Traditional cuisine. 26.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Guide to your best city break in Le Mans - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Le Mans - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Le Mans?' disappears immediately. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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