Clairefougere tourism and travel guide

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Visit Clairefougere: highlights and tourist information

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Clairefougere is situated in the Orne, Normandy region, in the north of France at 72 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Clairefougere is 223 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vire at 14 km and Domfront at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Clairefougere, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Clairefougere in Normandy. 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 Clairefougere

Markets in and near Clairefougere

  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (12km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Vire: market Friday (14km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (24km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (27km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (33km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (35km)

More information about Clairefougere, Normandy

Tourist attractions to visit near Clairefougere, 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 Clairefougere and wondering what to do next!

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (48km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (50km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (47km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (49km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (45km) [Map]
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (60km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (21km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (25km) [Map]
  • Roches de Ham (35km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Cerisy (45km) [Map]
  • Prairie (Caen) (47km) [Map]
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (49km) [Map]

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (31km) [Map]
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (33km) [Map]
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (39km) [Map]
  • Ducey (48km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (32km) [Map]
  • Saint-Fraimbault (36km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (22km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Clairefougere

Canton: Tinchebray

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61800

Distance to Clairefougere

from Alencon (prefecture): 72 km

from Paris: 223 km

from Calais: 300 km

from Nice: 834 km

from Bordeaux: 442 km

from Strasbourg: 620 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Clairefougere): Bernieres-le-Patry, Cerisy-Belle-Etoile, Chenedolle, Frenes, Landisacq, Moncy, Montsecret, Rully, Saint-Pierre-d'Entremont, Tinchebray and Vassy.

This page in French: Visitez Clairefougere