Photo of Mortagne-au-Perche at 38 km from Couvains
Couvains is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 59 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Couvains is 131 km from Paris).
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Couvains. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Couvains and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
National Monuments Abbey of Bec-Hellouin (43km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Argentan (44km)
Remarkable gardens Arboretum d'Harcourt (39km); Jardins du château du Champ de Bataille (41km); Boutemont (43km); Sassy (46km)
Sites of natural beauty Forêt d'Écouves (50km); Signal d'Écouves (52km)
Towns of Art and history Orbec (21km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Tourouvre (31km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Lisieux (40km)
from Alencon (prefecture): 59 km
from Paris: 131 km
from Calais: 250 km
from Nice: 771 km
from Bordeaux: 456 km
from Strasbourg: 528 km
Couvains 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 Couvains from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 11 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Couvains): Anceins, Chambord, Gauville, Glos-la-Ferriere, La Ferte-Frenel, La Gonfriere, La Haye-Saint-Sylvestre, Melicourt, Mesnil-Rousset, Notre-Dame-du-Hamel and Saint-Nicolas-de-Sommaire.
This page in French: Visitez Couvains