Champs tourism and travel guide
Visit Champs: highlights and tourist information
Champs is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 38 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Champs is 135 km from Paris).
Champs, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Champs. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Plan your visit to Champs
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Map of places to visit near Champs
More information about Champs & region
Markets in and near Champs
- Tourouvre: market Friday (7km)
- Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (7km)
- Longny-Au-Perche: market Wednesday (15km)
- Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (17km)
- Vitrai-sous-Laigle: market Tuesday (19km)
- Remalard: market Monday (24km)
- Sees: market Saturday (28km)
- Mamers: market Monday (29km)
- Verneuil-sur-Avre: market Saturday (32km)
- Nogent-le-Rotrou: market Saturday all day (35km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Champs, 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 Champs and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Regional Natural Parcs Perche (27km)
Remarkable gardens Jardin de la petite Rochelle (24km); Sassy (41km)
Sites of natural beauty Forêt de Perseigne (30km); Forêt d'Écouves (36km); Signal d'Écouves (38km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Tourouvre (7km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Champs
from Alencon (prefecture): 38 km
from Paris: 135 km
from Calais: 279 km
from Nice: 749 km
from Bordeaux: 425 km
from Strasbourg: 529 km
Champs 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 Champs from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 13 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Champs): Bivilliers, Bresolettes, Bubertre, Feings, Lignerolles, Prepotin, Saint-Aquilin-de-Corbion, Saint-Hilaire-le-Chatel, Saint-Martin-Des-Pezerits, Saint-Ouen-de-Secherouvre, Sainte-Ceronne-les-Mortagne, Soligny-la-Trappe and Villiers-sous-Mortagne.
This page in French: Visitez Champs