Belfonds tourism and travel guide

Photo of Belfonds in Orne



Visit Belfonds: highlights and tourist information

Belfonds is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 20 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Belfonds is 166 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Argentan at 18 km and Alencon at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Belfonds, France: places to visit and attractions

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


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Plan your visit to Belfonds

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More information about Belfonds & region

Markets in and near Belfonds

Local markets

  • Sees: market Saturday (4km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (20km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (26km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (33km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (34km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (35km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (37km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (37km)

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

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei (28km)

National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (21km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Argentan (18km)

Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (28km)

Remarkable gardens Sassy (10km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (44km)

Sites of natural beauty Forêt d'Écouves (8km); Signal d'Écouves (9km); Forêt de Perseigne (25km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (32km); Rochers des Parcs (54km)

Towns of Art and history Jublains (60km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Tourouvre (39km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Belfonds

Canton: Sées

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61500

Distance to Belfonds

from Alencon (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 166 km

from Calais: 288 km

from Nice: 775 km

from Bordeaux: 423 km

from Strasbourg: 561 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Belfonds): Chailloue, La Chapelle-Pres-Sees, La Ferriere-Bechet, Le Bouillon, Mace, Marcei, Montmerrei, Mortree, Saint-Hilaire-la-Gerard and Sees.

This page in French: Visitez Belfonds