La Chaux tourism and travel guide
Visit La Chaux: highlights and tourist information
La Chaux is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 33 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: La Chaux is 193 km from Paris).
La Chaux, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to La Chaux. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Plan your visit to La Chaux
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Map of places to visit near La Chaux
More information about La Chaux & region
Markets in and near La Chaux
- La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (8km)
- Briouze: market Monday (13km)
- Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (13km)
- Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (23km)
- Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
- Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (29km)
- Sees: market Saturday (32km)
- Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (32km)
- Falaise: market Saturday (32km)
- Trun: market Thursday (33km)
Tourist attractions to visit near La Chaux, 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 La Chaux and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (9km)
Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (14km)
Remarkable gardens Sassy (21km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (44km)
Sites of natural beauty Signal d'Écouves (23km); Forêt d'Écouves (25km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (32km); Rochers des Parcs (37km); Forêt de Perseigne (44km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Loup-du-Gast (35km); Saint-Fraimbault (35km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (57km)
Geography and distances
Distance to La Chaux
from Alencon (prefecture): 33 km
from Paris: 193 km
from Calais: 301 km
from Nice: 795 km
from Bordeaux: 420 km
from Strasbourg: 589 km
La Chaux 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 La Chaux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have found 9 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of La Chaux): Beauvain, Joue-du-Bois, La Motte-Fouquet, Le Champ-de-la-Pierre, Le Grais, Magny-le-Desert, Ranes, Saint-Georges-d'Annebecq and Saint-Martin-l'Aiguillon.
This page in French: Visitez La Chaux