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.
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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