Bellou-en-Houlme tourism and travel guide
Visit Bellou-en-Houlme: highlights and tourist information
Bellou-en-Houlme is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 49 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Bellou-en-Houlme is 205 km from Paris).
Bellou-en-Houlme, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Bellou-en-Houlme. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Map of places to visit near Bellou-en-Houlme
More information about Bellou-en-Houlme & region
Markets in and near Bellou-en-Houlme
- Briouze: market Monday (6km)
- Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
- La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (13km)
- Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (15km)
- Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (19km)
- Falaise: market Saturday (29km)
- Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (31km)
- Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (33km)
- Sourdeval: market Tuesday (35km)
- Vire: market Friday (36km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Bellou-en-Houlme, 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 Bellou-en-Houlme and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (26km)
Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (28km)
Remarkable gardens Sassy (33km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (42km); Jardins de la Pellerine (61km)
Sites of natural beauty Rochers des Parcs (25km); Signal d'Écouves (38km); Forêt d'Écouves (41km); Forêt de Saint-Sever (46km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (46km); Roches de Ham (58km)
Towns of Art and history Mayenne (44km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Villers-Bocage (46km); Torigni-sur-Vire (55km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Fraimbault (30km); Saint-Loup-du-Gast (36km); Domjean (54km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (41km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Bellou-en-Houlme
from Alencon (prefecture): 49 km
from Paris: 205 km
from Calais: 300 km
from Nice: 812 km
from Bordeaux: 429 km
from Strasbourg: 602 km
Bellou-en-Houlme 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 Bellou-en-Houlme from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 8 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Bellou-en-Houlme): Briouze, Echalou, La Coulonche, La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs, Le Menil-de-Briouze, Saint-Andre-de-Messei, Sainte-Opportune and Saires-la-Verrerie.
This page in French: Visitez Bellou-en-Houlme