Bursard tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Bursard in Orne

Visit Bursard: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Bursard on map of France

Bursard is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 15 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Bursard is 161 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Alencon at 15 km and Mortagne-au-Perche at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Bursard, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Bursard. 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 Bursard and location information

More information about Bursard & region

Orne (local department)

Normandy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Bursard

Local markets

  • Sees: market Saturday (8km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (15km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (24km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (25km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (29km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (32km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (33km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (36km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (36km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Bursard, 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 Bursard 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) Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei (26km)

National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (27km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Argentan (28km); Nogent-le-Rotrou (51km)

Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (32km); Perche (46km)

Remarkable gardens Sassy (20km); Jardin de la petite Rochelle (43km)

Sites of natural beauty Forêt d'Écouves (11km); Signal d'Écouves (13km); Forêt de Perseigne (15km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (29km)

Towns of Art and history Evron (62km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Tourouvre (33km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bursard

Canton: Mêle-sur-Sarthe

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61500

Distance to Bursard

from Alencon (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 161 km

from Calais: 293 km

from Nice: 764 km

from Bordeaux: 416 km

from Strasbourg: 554 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Bursard): Aunay-les-Bois, Boitron, Essay, La Chapelle-Pres-Sees, Larre, Les Ventes-de-Bourse, Menil-Erreux, Neauphe-sous-Essai, Neuilly-le-Bisson, Saint-Gervais-du-Perron and Vingt-Hanaps.

This page in French: Visitez Bursard

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