Chahains tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Chahains in Orne

Visit Chahains: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Chahains on map of France

Chahains is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 21 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Chahains is 184 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Alencon at 21 km and Argentan at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Chahains, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

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

More information about Chahains & region

Orne (local department)

Normandy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Chahains

Local markets

  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (18km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (21km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (21km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (21km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (24km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (27km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (33km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (33km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (35km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Chahains, 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 Chahains 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 (21km)

National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (3km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Argentan (21km); Domfront (39km)

Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (11km)

Remarkable gardens Sassy (15km)

Sites of natural beauty Signal d'Écouves (11km); Forêt d'Écouves (13km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (23km); Forêt de Perseigne (32km); Rochers des Parcs (47km)

Towns of Art and history Jublains (44km); Mayenne (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Loup-du-Gast (40km); Saint-Fraimbault (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chahains

Canton: Carrouges

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61320

Distance to Chahains

from Alencon (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 184 km

from Calais: 301 km

from Nice: 784 km

from Bordeaux: 416 km

from Strasbourg: 578 km

Getting here

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

We have found 11 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Chahains): Carrouges, La Lande-de-Goult, Le Menil-Scelleur, Livaie, Longuenoe, Rouperroux, Saint-Didier-sous-Ecouves, Saint-Ellier-les-Bois, Saint-Martin-Des-Landes, Saint-Martin-l'Aiguillon and Saint-Sauveur-de-Carrouges.

This page in French: Visitez Chahains

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