Banvou tourism and travel guide
Visit Banvou: highlights and tourist information
Banvou is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 54 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Banvou is 214 km from Paris).
Banvou, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Banvou. 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 Banvou
More information about Banvou & region
Markets in and near Banvou
- Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
- Briouze: market Monday (15km)
- Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (16km)
- La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (17km)
- Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (21km)
- Sourdeval: market Tuesday (27km)
- Vire: market Friday (31km)
- Gorron: market Wednesday (34km)
- Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (36km)
- Falaise: market Saturday (37km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Banvou, 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 Banvou and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (32km)
Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (31km)
Remarkable gardens Sassy (42km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (50km); Jardins de la Pellerine (53km)
Sites of natural beauty Rochers des Parcs (28km); Forêt de Saint-Sever (39km); Signal d'Écouves (45km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (50km); Forêt de Fougères (54km); Source - Couesnon (54km); Roches de Ham (54km)
Towns of Art and history Mayenne (39km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Torigni-sur-Vire (52km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Fraimbault (22km); Saint-Loup-du-Gast (31km); Domjean (50km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (40km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Banvou
from Alencon (prefecture): 54 km
from Paris: 214 km
from Calais: 308 km
from Nice: 816 km
from Bordeaux: 425 km
from Strasbourg: 610 km
Banvou 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 Banvou from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 11 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Banvou): Champsecret, Dompierre, La Chapelle-Au-Moine, La Chapelle-Biche, La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs, Le Chatellier, Messei, Saint-Andre-de-Messei, Saint-Bomer-les-Forges, Saint-Clair-de-Halouze and Saires-la-Verrerie.
This page in French: Visitez Banvou