Colombiers tourism and travel guide
Visit Colombiers: highlights and tourist information
Colombiers is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 5 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Colombiers is 174 km from Paris).
Colombiers, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Colombiers. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Map of places to visit near Colombiers
More information about Colombiers & region
Markets in and near Colombiers
- Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (5km)
- Sees: market Saturday (17km)
- Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (21km)
- Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (22km)
- Mamers: market Monday (27km)
- Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (28km)
- Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (28km)
- Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (31km)
- La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (33km)
- Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (35km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Colombiers, 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 Colombiers and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (18km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Argentan (31km)
Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (20km)
Remarkable gardens Sassy (22km)
Sites of natural beauty Forêt d'Écouves (8km); Signal d'Écouves (9km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (16km); Forêt de Perseigne (16km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Tourouvre (46km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Colombiers
from Alencon (prefecture): 5 km
from Paris: 174 km
from Calais: 305 km
from Nice: 768 km
from Bordeaux: 407 km
from Strasbourg: 567 km
Colombiers 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 Colombiers from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 14 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Colombiers): Alencon, Cerise, Conde-sur-Sarthe, Cuissai, Damigny, Forges, Le Chevain, Lonrai, Pace, Radon, Saint-Germain-du-Corbeis, Saint-Nicolas-Des-Bois, Saint-Paterne and Valframbert.
This page in French: Visitez Colombiers