Things to see and do - Angers
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Angers Travel guide
Angers : Michelin's recommendations
Stronghold of the Plantagenêt dynasty and later a flourishing Renaissance city, Angers retains some of the colossal walls of its medieval fortress dating from the time of King René of Anjou, and the extraordinary Apocalypse Tapestry… plus an amazing array of parks and public gardens! Végépolys, a plant research centre of international renown, was opened here in 2005.
Tourist attractions Angers : Things to see and do
2 2 Promenade du Bout du Monde F - 49000 Angers
Displayed in Angers Castle, the Apocalypse Tapestry is believed to have been created between 1373 and 1383. Originally 133m long and 6m high, it was composed of 6 sections, each comprising a figure seated on a dais looking onto two cycles of 7 scenes..
2 prom. du Bout-du-Monde F - 49000 Angers
Round towers, streaked with somber schiste and white stones, this is a perfect example of feudal architecture! The chateau, built between 1228 and 1238 by Saint Louis, was almost demolished by Henri III, during the religious wars. By chance the gover..
4 bd Arago F - 49100 Angers
This museum needed a hall like the patients' hall in the old hospital Saint-Jean to do justice to these ten Chant du Monde tapestries. Created by Jean Lurçat (1892-1966), these tapestries, illustrating the joys and the sorrows associated with living ..
21, boulevard du Maréchal Foch F - 49000 Angers
Hôtel 21, Foch is located in Angers, in the heart of the centre. This design-style hotel is decorated in white and grey tones and includes a large living room with a fireplace. Free Wi-Fi access is available. Designed by Pierre Yves Delaitre Nicolet..
1, Boulevard Maréchal Foch F - 49100 Angers
Housed in an authentic 19th-century building, the Best Western Hôtel d'Anjou provides comfortable, elegant accommodation in the heart of Angers, close to the train station and business centre. Guest rooms combine traditional features with modern com..
14 Rue Louis De Romain F - 49100 Angers
Prix Prices from : 48 €
The 3-star Hotel Continental is centrally located in the heart of Angers in a quiet street. It is a certified eco-friendly, quality hotel with free Wi-Fi access. Rooms are comfortable and non-smoking and feature a contemporary design. They are all s..
18 quai des Carmes F - 49100 Angers
In this 19C former private house a daring chef prepares inventive and original dishes for the adventurous palate. Impeccable decor, located facing the River Maine and the château. Both the decor and the cuisine are contemporary in style in this aptly..
9 r. Max-Richard F - 49000 Angers
A modern loft-style restaurant with simple, clean lines. In the kitchen the chef uses high quality ingredients combined with simplicity and precision, while the sommelier, his wife, suggests the perfect wine to accompany your meal.
9 r. de la Gare F - 49100 Angers
This elegant spot has a welcoming ambience and serves traditional cuisine. The decor includes banquettes, mosaic flooring, and attractive wall paintings with a fine wine and good living theme.
1 bd Mar. -Foch F - 49000 Angers
The Salamandre proposes a traditional menu, served in a François I decor of frescoes, exposed ceiling beams and not forgetting... salamanders!
9 pl. du Ralliement F - 49000 Angers
Designer furniture, filtered lighting and background music: a lounge ambience prevails at Provence Caffé. Southern-inspired dishes (spices, fish, Mediterranean touches etc) are served.
5 r. des Deux-Haies F - 49000 Angers
Chez Rémi opened its doors in late 2013, in this pedestrian street near the Place du Ralliement. The concept is still the same: people come to enjoy the good seasonal dishes written up on the board in a pleasant bistro setting. Everything is homemade..