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The Aprilis trail

Walking/pedestrian ,  Touring cyclist in Avrillé

13.0 km
Walking/pedestrian
3h 15min
Easy
13.0 km
Touring cyclist
1h
Easy
  • This walk explores the area around Avrillé and its many parks while taking you along country paths.

    Points of interest
    - The Domaine de la Perrière is known for its golf 18 holes but it is mostly a castle of the 17th century and a large orchard. Classified as a Historical Monument since 1983, it now houses a restaurant and reception rooms.
    - "La ceinture verte" concretizes the will to limit the urbanization of the municipality to protect the quality of life of its inhabitants.
    - The...

    This walk explores the area around Avrillé and its many parks while taking you along country paths.

    Points of interest
    - The Domaine de la Perrière is known for its golf 18 holes but it is mostly a castle of the 17th century and a large orchard. Classified as a Historical Monument since 1983, it now houses a restaurant and reception rooms.
    - "La ceinture verte" concretizes the will to limit the urbanization of the municipality to protect the quality of life of its inhabitants.
    - The "Poumons Verts" park is a beautiful discovery by its pond, the castle of Boissière and magnificent tall trees.
    - The Maison de l'Architecture des territoires et des paysages located on the former airfield was built to house the flight school of the Compagnie Française d'Aviation at the end of the 30s.
    - Terra Botanica, the only theme park in Europe dedicated to plants. Over 500,000 plants from around the world.

    Equipment at your disposal 
    - Picnic tables at the Poumons Verts park, and Georges Brassens Park.

    Départure points 
    - Tram stop Terra Botanica in Angers 
    - Parking Château de la Perrières in Angers 
    - Parc des poumons verts à Avrillé 
    - Parking Salle Lino Ventura in Avrillé 

    Practical information 
    - Cycling path 

    Marked circuit in purple.