Beauchene tourism and travel guide

Photo of Beauchene in Orne

Visit Beauchene: highlights and tourist information

Beauchene is situated in the Orne, Normandy region, in the north of France at 66 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Beauchene is 226 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Domfront at 11 km and Vire at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Beauchene, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Beauchene 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 Beauchene

Markets in and near Beauchene

Local markets

  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Vire: market Friday (21km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (23km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (26km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (26km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (29km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Gorron: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Brecey: market Friday (33km)

More information about Beauchene, Normandy

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

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (44km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (43km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Pellerine (47km) [Map]
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (49km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (28km) [Map]
  • Rochers des Parcs (32km) [Map]
  • Roches de Ham (45km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Fougères (45km) [Map]
  • Source - Couesnon (48km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (41km) [Map]
  • Ducey (42km) [Map]
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (44km) [Map]
  • Villers-Bocage (45km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (22km) [Map]
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (34km) [Map]
  • Domjean (41km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (36km) [Map]
  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (47km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Beauchene

Canton: Tinchebray

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61800

Distance to Beauchene

from Alencon (prefecture): 66 km

from Paris: 226 km

from Calais: 313 km

from Nice: 827 km

from Bordeaux: 427 km

from Strasbourg: 622 km

Getting here

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

We have found 7 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Beauchene): Chanu, Ger, Larchamp, Lonlay-l'Abbaye, Saint-Cornier-Des-Landes, Saint-Jean-Des-Bois and Yvrandes.

This page in French: Visitez Beauchene