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Blain may not be considered a tourist destination but it can serve as a suitable travel base for exploring the French department of Loire-Atlantique on the western coast of the country. The Pays de la Loire region where the department is located is an interesting and off-the-beaten track travel attraction outside of Paris.
Driving is one of the best modes of transport for exploring the region. After arranging a car hire in Blain, tourists can start their tour by driving down to the capital city of Nantes about 40 minutes from the town. The city features a number of interesting attractions including the Castle of the Dukes of Brittany which now houses the Nantes History Museum, the Musée des Beaux Arts, Cathédrale Saint Pierre and La Chapelle de lOratoire.
Also accessible with a car rental in Blain is the Ille de Versailles, an island located in the Erdre, as well as the pedestrianized La Place Mellinet area which features restored architectural masterpieces such as symmetric houses that were built around an octagon.
Nantes also features a number of great restaurants serving local and regional cuisines. It also offers numerous retail options where travellers can purchase homemade chocolates, candies and other regional treats. Further out, visitors can also take their cheap car hire in Blain and drive out to notable day trip destinations such as the fishing town of Clisson and the fortified city of Guérande.
The nearest air facility to Blain is also located in Nantes. Nantes-Atlantique Airport is served by airlines providing regular connections to Paris and other cities in the country. There are also trains going through the towns central station coming from other parts of the region.