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Banvou tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Banvou in Orne

Photo of Domfront at 10 km from Banvou

Visit Banvou: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location: 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).

Popular places to visit nearby: these include Domfront at 10 km and Bagnoles de l'Orne at 16 km . For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Banvou tourism: selected places to visit and attractions

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

photo of Domfront
Domfront 10km
photo of Bagnoles de l'Orne
Bagnoles de l'Orne 16km
photo of Falaise
Falaise 37km
photo of Mayenne
Mayenne 39km
photo of Argentan
Argentan 41km
photo of Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei
Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei 49km
photo of Fresnay-sur-Sarthe
Fresnay-sur-Sarthe 60km

Map of places to visit near Banvou and location information

Photos taken within 10 km

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More information about Banvou & region

Banvou hotels

Orne (local department)

Normandy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Banvou

Local markets

  • 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)
  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (40km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (40km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (40km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (40km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (41km)
  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (55km)

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.

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei (49km)

National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (32km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Domfront (10km); Argentan (41km)

Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (31km)

Remarkable gardens Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (50km); Jardins de la Pellerine (53km)

Sites of natural beauty Rochers des Parcs (28km); Forêt de Saint-Sever (39km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (50km); Source - Couesnon (54km)

Towns of Art and history Mayenne (39km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Fraimbault (22km); Saint-Loup-du-Gast (31km); Domjean (50km)

zoo or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (40km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Banvou

Canton: Messei

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61450

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

Getting here

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.

This page in French: Visitez Banvou

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