Location: Chaumont is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 48 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Chaumont is 148 km from Paris).
Note: The photo above was taken in Argentan at 27 km from Chaumont
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Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Chaumont. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
If you are planning a visit we suggest you see our hotel search (from a leading hotel agent and with a great selection of hotels and a best price promise).
For a longer visit popular choices include holiday apartments - we suggest holiday villages in 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 Chaumont and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (47km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Argentan (27km)
Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (56km)
Remarkable gardens Sassy (30km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (34km); Boutemont (39km); Arboretum d'Harcourt (51km); Jardins du château du Champ de Bataille (54km)
Sites of natural beauty Forêt d'Écouves (38km); Signal d'Écouves (38km)
Towns of Art and history Orbec (22km)
zoo or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Lisieux (39km)
from Alencon (local prefecture): 48 km
from Paris: 148 km
from Calais: 259 km
from Nice: 781 km
from Bordeaux: 450 km
from Strasbourg: 545 km
Orne 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 Chaumont from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Chaumont