Courtomer tourism and travel guide

Photo of Courtomer in Orne

Visit Courtomer: highlights and tourist information

Courtomer is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 30 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Courtomer is 148 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mortagne-au-Perche at 18 km and Alencon at 30 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Courtomer, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Courtomer. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Orne

Markets in and near Courtomer

Local markets

  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (14km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (18km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (22km)
  • Vitrai-sous-Laigle: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (30km)
  • Longny-Au-Perche: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (31km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (31km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (34km)

More information about Courtomer & region

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (39km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (41km) [Map]
  • Normandie-Maine (45km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (26km) [Map]
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (38km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (51km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt d'Écouves (24km) [Map]
  • Signal d'Écouves (26km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Perseigne (26km) [Map]
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (44km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (44km) [Map]

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (22km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Courtomer

Canton: Courtomer

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61390

Distance to Courtomer

from Alencon (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 148 km

from Calais: 279 km

from Nice: 763 km

from Bordeaux: 428 km

from Strasbourg: 543 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Courtomer): Brullemail, Champeaux-sur-Sarthe, Fay, Ferrieres-la-Verrerie, Gapree, Le Chalange, Le Menil-Guyon, Le Plantis, Maheru, Saint-Agnan-sur-Sarthe, Saint-Aubin-de-Courteraie, Saint-Germain-le-Vieux, Saint-Leonard-Des-Parcs, Sainte-Scolasse-sur-Sarthe and Tellieres-le-Plessis.

This page in French: Visitez Courtomer