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.
... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Orne
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