La Ferriere-Bochard tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of La Ferriere-Bochard in Orne

Visit La Ferriere-Bochard: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of La Ferriere-Bochard on map of France

La Ferriere-Bochard is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 9 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: La Ferriere-Bochard is 182 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Alencon at 9 km and Fresnay-sur-Sarthe at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

La Ferriere-Bochard, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to La Ferriere-Bochard. 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 La Ferriere-Bochard and location information

More information about La Ferriere-Bochard & region

Orne (local department)

Normandy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near La Ferriere-Bochard

Local markets

  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (9km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (15km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (20km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (26km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (30km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (31km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (32km)

Tourist attractions to visit near La Ferriere-Bochard, 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-Bochard 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 (4km); Sainte-Suzanne (42km)

National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (18km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Argentan (37km)

Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (16km)

Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (50km)

Remarkable gardens Sassy (28km)

Sites of natural beauty Mont du Haut-Fourché (7km); Signal d'Écouves (16km); Forêt d'Écouves (16km); Forêt de Perseigne (21km)

Towns of Art and history Jublains (38km); Evron (40km); Mayenne (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Loup-du-Gast (41km); Coulaines (47km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Ferriere-Bochard

Canton: Alençon 1er Canton

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61420

Distance to La Ferriere-Bochard

from Alencon (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 182 km

from Calais: 313 km

from Nice: 769 km

from Bordeaux: 400 km

from Strasbourg: 573 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of La Ferriere-Bochard): Champfremont, Conde-sur-Sarthe, Heloup, Lonrai, Mieuxce, Moulins-le-Carbonnel, Pace, Ravigny, Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei, Saint-Denis-sur-Sarthon and Saint-Pierre-Des-Nids.

This page in French: Visitez La Ferriere-Bochard

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