La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs in Orne

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.


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

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)

More information about La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs & region

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!

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (29km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (29km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (39km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (49km) [Map]
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (55km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (28km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (42km) [Map]
  • Signal d'Écouves (43km) [Map]
  • Forêt d'Écouves (45km) [Map]
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (48km) [Map]
  • Source - Couesnon (56km) [Map]
  • Roches de Ham (56km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (53km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (24km) [Map]
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (31km) [Map]
  • Domjean (52km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (41km) [Map]

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