Bretoncelles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bretoncelles: highlights and tourist information

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Bretoncelles is situated in the Orne, Normandy region, in the north of France at 59 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Bretoncelles is 117 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Perche at 8 km and Nogent-le-Rotrou at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bretoncelles, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Markets in and near Bretoncelles

  • Remalard: market Monday (9km)
  • La Loupe: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Nogent-le-Rotrou: market Saturday all day (13km)
  • Longny-Au-Perche: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Senonches: market Friday (18km)
  • Le Theil: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (25km)
  • Courville-sur-Eure: market Thursday (26km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (27km)
  • Brou: market Wednesday (32km)

More information about Bretoncelles, Normandy

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (8km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (44km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (9km) [Map]
  • Le pré Catelan (30km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (25km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bretoncelles

Canton: Rémalard

Arrondissement: Mortagne-au-Perche

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61110

Distance to Bretoncelles

from Alencon (prefecture): 59 km

from Paris: 117 km

from Calais: 288 km

from Nice: 720 km

from Bordeaux: 415 km

from Strasbourg: 505 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Bretoncelles): Conde-sur-Huisne, Condeau, Coulonges-les-Sablons, La Madeleine-Bouvet, Moutiers-Au-Perche, Saint-Germain-Des-Grois and Saint-Victor-de-Buthon.

This page in French: Visitez Bretoncelles