Couterne tourism and travel guide
Visit Couterne: highlights and tourist information
Couterne is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 38 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Couterne is 206 km from Paris).
Couterne, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Couterne. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Plan your visit to Couterne
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Map of places to visit near Couterne
More information about Couterne & region
Markets in and near Couterne
- Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (5km)
- La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (9km)
- Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (21km)
- Briouze: market Monday (21km)
- Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (28km)
- Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
- Gorron: market Wednesday (32km)
- Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (37km)
- Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (38km)
- Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (39km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Couterne, 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 Couterne and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (19km)
Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (14km)
Remarkable gardens Sassy (35km); Parc et jardin de Clivoy (47km)
Sites of natural beauty Mont du Haut-Fourché (31km); Signal d'Écouves (33km); Forêt d'Écouves (35km); Rochers des Parcs (44km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Loup-du-Gast (19km); Saint-Fraimbault (22km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Couterne
from Alencon (prefecture): 38 km
from Paris: 206 km
from Calais: 316 km
from Nice: 797 km
from Bordeaux: 409 km
from Strasbourg: 600 km
Couterne 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 Couterne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have found 13 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Couterne): Antoigny, Bagnoles-de-l'Orne, Geneslay, Haleine, La Chapelle-d'Andaine, Madre, Mehoudin, Neuilly-le-Vendin, Saint-Julien-du-Terroux, Saint-Ouen-le-Brisoult, Sainte-Marie-du-Bois, Tesse-Froulay and Thuboeuf.
This page in French: Visitez Couterne