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Breel tourism, attractions and travel guide

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Photo is of Falaise at 17 km from Breel

Visit Breel: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Breel on map of France

Breel is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 55 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Breel is 201 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Argentan at 28 km and Bagnoles de l'Orne at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Breel, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

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

photo of Falaise
Falaise 17km
photo of Argentan
Argentan 28km
photo of Bagnoles de l'Orne
Bagnoles de l'Orne 29km
photo of Domfront
Domfront 31km
photo of Lassay-les-Chateaux
Lassay-les-Chateaux 42km
photo of Beuvron
Beuvron 49km
photo of Cambremer
Cambremer 50km
photo of Alencon
Alencon 55km

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Orne

Map of places to visit near Breel and location information

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More information about Breel & region

Orne (local department)

Normandy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Breel

Local markets

  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (12km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (13km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (17km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (20km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (25km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (29km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (29km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (31km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Breel, 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 Breel and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Beuvron (49km)

National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (33km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Argentan (28km); Domfront (31km)

Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (38km)

Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (41km); Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (58km)

Remarkable gardens Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (30km); Sassy (34km); Plantbessin (53km); Boutemont (61km)

Sites of natural beauty Rochers des Parcs (12km); Prairie (Caen) (40km); Jardin des plantes de Caen (42km); Signal d'Écouves (43km); Forêt d'Écouves (45km); Forêt de Cerisy (55km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Villers-Bocage (35km); Torigni-sur-Vire (50km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Fraimbault (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (34km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Breel

Canton: Athis-de-l'Orne

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61100

Distance to Breel

from Alencon (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 201 km

from Calais: 287 km

from Nice: 818 km

from Bordeaux: 442 km

from Strasbourg: 598 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Breel): Cahan, Chenedouit, La Carneille, La Foret-Auvray, La Lande-Saint-Simeon, Le Detroit, Le Mesnil-Villement, Les IsLes Bardel, Menil-Hermei, Menil-Hubert-sur-Orne, Menil-Vin, Notre-Dame-du-Rocher, Rapilly, Saint-Aubert-sur-Orne, Saint-Philbert-sur-Orne, Sainte-Honorine-la-Guillaume, Segrie-Fontaine and Taillebois.

This page in French: Visitez Breel

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