Belleme tourism and travel guide

Photo of Belleme in Orne

Visit Belleme: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Belleme is one of several small attractive villages within the Perche Natural Regional Park

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Belleme. For detailed visitor information see the Belleme travel guide

Belleme is situated in the Orne, Normandy region, in the north of France at 36 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Belleme is 142 km from Paris).

Attractions in Belleme

Popular places to visit nearby include Nogent-le-Rotrou at 20 km and La Ferte-Bernard at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Belleme, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Markets in and near Belleme

  • Mamers: market Monday (15km)
  • Le Theil: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Remalard: market Monday (16km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (16km)
  • Nogent-le-Rotrou: market Saturday all day (20km)
  • La Ferte-Bernard: market Saturday & Monday (22km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Longny-Au-Perche: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (25km)

More information about Belleme, Normandy

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (17km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (46km) [Map]
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (49km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (16km) [Map]
  • Sassy (52km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (24km) [Map]
  • Forêt d'Écouves (42km) [Map]
  • Signal d'Écouves (44km) [Map]

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (25km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (47km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Belleme

Canton: Bellême

Arrondissement: Mortagne-au-Perche

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61130

Distance to Belleme

from Alencon (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 142 km

from Calais: 301 km

from Nice: 733 km

from Bordeaux: 403 km

from Strasbourg: 530 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Belleme): Appenai-sous-Belleme, Bellavilliers, Dame-Marie, Eperrais, Ige, La Chapelle-Souef, Saint-Aubin-Des-Grois, Saint-Cyr-la-Rosiere, Saint-Jean-de-la-Foret, Saint-Ouen-de-la-Cour and Serigny.

This page in French: Visitez Belleme