Things to do in Le Mans: 24 hours in the city

Exploring Le Mans

The historic city of Le Mans is famous for its Le Mans 24 race and so it seemed appropriate that I was also doing a 24 hour race around Le Mans, the historic city in the heart of French region Pays de la Loire.

While I had heard of the world-famous endurance race watched by millions each year, I knew nothing about the city itself and was really surprised how much there was to see – and how little of it was car-related! So here are some of my highlights of things to do in Le Mans: