Joue-du-Bois tourism and travel guide
Visit Joue-du-Bois: highlights and tourist information
Joue-du-Bois is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 29 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Joue-du-Bois is 192 km from Paris).
Joue-du-Bois, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Joue-du-Bois. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Orne
Map of places to visit near Joue-du-Bois
More information about Joue-du-Bois & region
Markets in and near Joue-du-Bois
- La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (9km)
- Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (14km)
- Briouze: market Monday (16km)
- Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
- Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (26km)
- Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (29km)
- Sees: market Saturday (30km)
- Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
- Trun: market Thursday (35km)
- Falaise: market Saturday (35km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Joue-du-Bois, 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 Joue-du-Bois and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (6km)
Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (10km)
Remarkable gardens Sassy (20km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (46km)
Sites of natural beauty Signal d'Écouves (20km); Forêt d'Écouves (22km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (28km); Rochers des Parcs (40km); Forêt de Perseigne (41km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Loup-du-Gast (34km); Saint-Fraimbault (36km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Joue-du-Bois
from Alencon (prefecture): 29 km
from Paris: 192 km
from Calais: 303 km
from Nice: 792 km
from Bordeaux: 417 km
from Strasbourg: 587 km
Joue-du-Bois 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 Joue-du-Bois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have found 9 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Joue-du-Bois): Beauvain, La Chaux, La Motte-Fouquet, Le Champ-de-la-Pierre, Lignieres-Orgeres, Saint-Georges-d'Annebecq, Saint-Martin-l'Aiguillon, Saint-Patrice-du-Desert and Sainte-Marie-la-Robert.
This page in French: Visitez Joue-du-Bois