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Overview

Le Mans, car racing and heritage, a surprising mix in a pretty city!

Le Mans is a city of western France, in the Pays de la Loire region. This 140,000 inhabitants city is very famous for the 24 hours of Le Mans, an international motor race. The city was built along the banks of the Sarthe and Huisne rivers and can easily be reached by train from Paris.

About France

The main event in Le Mans is without any doubt the 24 hours of Le Mans. This race groups many pilots together for different trials lasting each 24 hours.

Over this event, Le Mans is labelled "ville d’art et d’histoire". Historically, Le Mans is related to the Plantagenêt’s dynasty insomuch the historic centre is called the Plantagenêt’s Cité. This part of the city contains many monuments such as the Saint Peter la Cour’s collegiate or the Saint Julien’s cathedral.

Le Mans also presents an unique example of roman wall, which is one of the best preserved ones in the ancient Roman Empire.

Train Station(s)

Trains are a convenient way of reaching many towns and cities throughout Europe. The majority of cities in Europe have a minimum of one train station, while larger, more populated cities have two or more stations. Train stations, in general, are located in the heart of the city. Review the map below to get an idea of where the train station(s) in Le Mans can be found.

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