Champs tourism and travel guide
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Champs is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 38 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Champs is 135 kilometres from Paris).
Champs, France: places to visit and attractions
Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Champs in Normandy.
Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!
... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Orne
Map of places to visit near Champs
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)
More information about Champs, Normandy
Tourist attractions near Champs, France
Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Champs.
Most beautiful villages in France
(see also beautiful French villages)
- Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei (50km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)
Regional Natural Parcs
- Perche (27km)
- Jardin de la petite Rochelle (24km)
- Sassy (41km)
Sites of natural beauty
- Forêt de Perseigne (30km)
- Forêt d'Écouves (36km)
- Signal d'Écouves (38km)
(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-channel 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 as being close (less than 6 kilometres from 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