Champsecret tourism and travel guide
Visit Champsecret: highlights and tourist information
Champsecret is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 52 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Champsecret is 215 km from Paris).
Champsecret, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Champsecret. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Plan your visit to Champsecret
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Map of places to visit near Champsecret
More information about Champsecret & region
Markets in and near Champsecret
- Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (12km)
- La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (15km)
- Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
- Briouze: market Monday (17km)
- Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (27km)
- Gorron: market Wednesday (29km)
- Sourdeval: market Tuesday (30km)
- Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (34km)
- Vire: market Friday (35km)
- Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (35km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Champsecret, 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 Champsecret and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (30km)
Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (28km)
Remarkable gardens Sassy (42km); Parc et jardin de Clivoy (49km); Jardins de la Pellerine (49km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (55km)
Sites of natural beauty Rochers des Parcs (34km); Forêt de Saint-Sever (43km); Signal d'Écouves (44km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (45km); Source - Couesnon (50km); Forêt de Fougères (51km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Fraimbault (17km); Saint-Loup-du-Gast (25km); Domjean (55km); Juvigne (55km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (46km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Champsecret
from Alencon (prefecture): 52 km
from Paris: 215 km
from Calais: 312 km
from Nice: 812 km
from Bordeaux: 419 km
from Strasbourg: 610 km
Champsecret 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 Champsecret from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Champsecret