Briouze tourism and travel guide
Visit Briouze: highlights and tourist information
Briouze is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 45 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Briouze is 200 km from Paris).
Briouze, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Briouze. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Plan your visit to Briouze
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Map of places to visit near Briouze
More information about Briouze & region
Markets in and near Briouze
Market days in Briouze: weekly market: Monday;
- Briouze: market Monday (0km)
- La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (12km)
- Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
- Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (16km)
- Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (21km)
- Falaise: market Saturday (25km)
- Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)
- Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (33km)
- Trun: market Thursday (33km)
- Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (40km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Briouze, 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 Briouze and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (22km)
Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (26km)
Remarkable gardens Sassy (28km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (38km)
Sites of natural beauty Rochers des Parcs (25km); Signal d'Écouves (34km); Forêt d'Écouves (36km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (44km)
Towns of Art and history Mayenne (47km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Villers-Bocage (47km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Fraimbault (34km); Saint-Loup-du-Gast (38km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (44km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Briouze
from Alencon (prefecture): 45 km
from Paris: 200 km
from Calais: 297 km
from Nice: 808 km
from Bordeaux: 430 km
from Strasbourg: 596 km
Briouze 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 Briouze from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 10 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Briouze): Bellou-en-Houlme, Cramenil, Durcet, Faverolles, Le Menil-de-Briouze, Lignou, Pointel, Saint-Andre-de-Briouze, Saint-Hilaire-de-Briouze and Sainte-Opportune.
This page in French: Visitez Briouze