La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs: highlights and tourist information

La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 52 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs is 212 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bagnoles de l'Orne at 14 km and Lassay-les-Chateaux at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs, 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 Ferriere-Aux-Etangs. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


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Markets in and near La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs

Local markets

  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (12km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (14km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (15km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (21km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Vire: market Friday (33km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (35km)
  • Gorron: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (36km)

Tourist attractions to visit near La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs, 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 Ferriere-Aux-Etangs and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei (47km)

National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (29km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Domfront (12km); Argentan (38km)

Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (29km)

Remarkable gardens Sassy (39km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (49km); Jardins de la Pellerine (55km)

Sites of natural beauty Rochers des Parcs (28km); Forêt de Saint-Sever (42km); Signal d'Écouves (43km); Forêt d'Écouves (45km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (48km); Source - Couesnon (56km); Roches de Ham (56km)

Towns of Art and history Mayenne (40km); Jublains (45km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Torigni-sur-Vire (53km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Fraimbault (24km); Saint-Loup-du-Gast (31km); Domjean (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (41km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs

Canton: Messei

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61450

Distance to La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs

from Alencon (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 212 km

from Calais: 306 km

from Nice: 814 km

from Bordeaux: 425 km

from Strasbourg: 608 km

Getting here

La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs 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 Ferriere-Aux-Etangs from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs): Banvou, Bellou-en-Houlme, Champsecret, Dompierre, La Chapelle-Au-Moine, La Coulonche, Le Chatellier, Messei, Saint-Andre-de-Messei and Saires-la-Verrerie.

This page in French: Visitez La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs