La Cochere tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Cochere in Orne



Visit La Cochere: highlights and tourist information

La Cochere is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 33 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: La Cochere is 162 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sees at 13 km and Falaise at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

La Cochere, 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 Cochere. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


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Plan your visit to La Cochere

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More information about La Cochere & region

Markets in and near La Cochere

Local markets

  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (13km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (13km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (16km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (32km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (33km)
  • Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (36km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (37km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (38km)

Tourist attractions to visit near La Cochere, 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 Cochere and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei (41km)

National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Argentan (12km)

Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (37km)

Remarkable gardens Sassy (12km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (34km)

Sites of natural beauty Forêt d'Écouves (21km); Signal d'Écouves (21km); Forêt de Perseigne (36km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (44km); Rochers des Parcs (49km)

Towns of Art and history Orbec (38km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Tourouvre (40km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Cochere

Canton: Exmes

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61310

Distance to La Cochere

from Alencon (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 162 km

from Calais: 276 km

from Nice: 782 km

from Bordeaux: 435 km

from Strasbourg: 558 km

Getting here

La Cochere 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 Cochere from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have found 10 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of La Cochere): Almeneches, Exmes, Ginai, Le Bourg-Saint-Leonard, Le Chateau-d'Almeneches, Le Pin-Au-Haras, Marmouille, Medavy, Nonant-le-Pin and Silly-en-Gouffern.

This page in French: Visitez La Cochere