Aube tourism and travel guide

Photo of Aube in Orne

Visit Aube: highlights and tourist information

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Aube is situated in the Orne, Normandy region, in the north of France at 48 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Aube is 133 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mortagne-au-Perche at 24 km and Sees at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Aube, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Aube in Normandy. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Orne

Map of places to visit near Aube

Markets in and near Aube

  • Vitrai-sous-Laigle: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (18km)
  • Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (23km)
  • La Barre-en-Ouche: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (25km)
  • Longny-Au-Perche: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Verneuil-sur-Avre: market Saturday (28km)
  • Breteuil: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (31km)

More information about Aube, Normandy

Tourist attractions to visit near Aube, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Aube and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (42km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (38km) [Map]
  • Sassy (40km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt d'Écouves (41km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Perseigne (43km) [Map]
  • Signal d'Écouves (43km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (33km) [Map]

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (18km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Aube

Canton: Aigle-Ouest

Arrondissement: Mortagne-au-Perche

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61270

Distance to Aube

from Alencon (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 133 km

from Calais: 263 km

from Nice: 762 km

from Bordeaux: 442 km

from Strasbourg: 529 km

Getting here

Aube is in the north of France. Most visitors arrive in one of the cross-challen ferry ports with Caen being especially close, typically within an hours drive. For driving distances to Aube from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Aube): Auguaise, Beaufai, Brethel, Ecorcei, La Chapelle-Viel, Le Menil-Berard, Les Aspres, Rai and Saint-Pierre-Des-Loges.

This page in French: Visitez Aube