Barville tourism and travel guide

Photo of Barville in Orne

Visit Barville: highlights and tourist information

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Barville is situated in the Orne, Normandy region, in the north of France at 19 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Barville is 153 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mortagne-au-Perche at 16 km and Sees at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Barville, France: places to visit and attractions

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


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Map of places to visit near Barville

Markets in and near Barville

  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (3km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (15km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (16km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (18km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (20km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (26km)
  • Longny-Au-Perche: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Remalard: market Monday (32km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (33km)

More information about Barville, Normandy

Tourist attractions to visit near Barville, 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 Barville and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (37km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (35km) [Map]
  • Normandie-Maine (41km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (32km) [Map]
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (32km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (11km) [Map]
  • Forêt d'Écouves (21km) [Map]
  • Signal d'Écouves (24km) [Map]
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (34km) [Map]

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (26km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Barville

Canton: Pervenchères

Arrondissement: Mortagne-au-Perche

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61170

Distance to Barville

from Alencon (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 153 km

from Calais: 295 km

from Nice: 753 km

from Bordeaux: 411 km

from Strasbourg: 545 km

Getting here

Barville 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 Barville from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Barville): Bleves, Bure, Coulonges-sur-Sarthe, Le Mele-sur-Sarthe, Les Aulneaux, Les Ventes-de-Bourse, Marchemaisons, Roullee, Saint-Aubin-d'Appenai, Saint-Julien-sur-Sarthe, Saint-Leger-sur-Sarthe, Saint-Quentin-de-Blavou and Vidai.

This page in French: Visitez Barville