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Couterne tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Couterne in Orne

Photo of Bagnoles de l'Orne at 4 km from Couterne

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).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bagnoles de l'Orne at 4 km and Lassay-les-Chateaux at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Couterne, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

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

photo of Bagnoles de l'Orne
Bagnoles de l'Orne 4km
photo of Lassay-les-Chateaux
Lassay-les-Chateaux 11km
photo of Domfront
Domfront 20km
photo of Mayenne
Mayenne 27km
photo of Jublains
Jublains 29km
photo of Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei
Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei 30km
photo of Alencon
Alencon 38km
photo of Argentan
Argentan 39km
photo of Fresnay-sur-Sarthe
Fresnay-sur-Sarthe 41km
photo of Falaise
Falaise 45km
photo of Beaumont-sur-Sarthe
Beaumont-sur-Sarthe 51km

Map of places to visit near Couterne and location information

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More information about Couterne & region

Orne (local department)

Normandy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Couterne

Local markets

  • 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.

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei (30km)

National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (19km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Domfront (20km); Argentan (39km)

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)

Towns of Art and history Mayenne (27km); Jublains (29km); Evron (40km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Loup-du-Gast (19km); Saint-Fraimbault (22km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Couterne

Canton: Ferté-Macé

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61410

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

Getting here

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

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