Joue-du-Plain tourism and travel guide
Visit Joue-du-Plain: highlights and tourist information
Joue-du-Plain is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 33 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Joue-du-Plain is 182 km from Paris).
Joue-du-Plain, 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-Plain. 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-Plain
More information about Joue-du-Plain & region
Markets in and near Joue-du-Plain
- Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (9km)
- Briouze: market Monday (18km)
- Trun: market Thursday (20km)
- La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (21km)
- Sees: market Saturday (24km)
- Falaise: market Saturday (24km)
- Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (26km)
- Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (33km)
- Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)
- Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (36km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Joue-du-Plain, 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-Plain and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (15km)
Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (23km)
Remarkable gardens Sassy (10km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (33km)
Sites of natural beauty Signal d'Écouves (19km); Forêt d'Écouves (21km); Rochers des Parcs (35km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (38km); Forêt de Perseigne (42km)
Towns of Art and history Orbec (53km); Mayenne (56km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Villers-Bocage (58km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Fraimbault (48km); Saint-Loup-du-Gast (48km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Joue-du-Plain
from Alencon (prefecture): 33 km
from Paris: 182 km
from Calais: 288 km
from Nice: 794 km
from Bordeaux: 430 km
from Strasbourg: 578 km
Joue-du-Plain 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-Plain from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 16 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Joue-du-Plain): Avoine, Batilly, Bouce, Ecouche, Fleure, Fontenai-sur-Orne, Goulet, La Courbe, Louce, Saint-Brice-sous-Ranes, Saint-Ouen-sur-Maire, Sarceaux, Serans, Sevrai, Tanques and Vieux-Pont.
This page in French: Visitez Joue-du-Plain