La Genevraie tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Genevraie: highlights and tourist information

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La Genevraie is situated in the Orne, Normandy region, in the north of France at 33 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: La Genevraie is 150 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sees at 14 km and Mortagne-au-Perche at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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


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Map of places to visit near La Genevraie

Markets in and near La Genevraie

  • Sees: market Saturday (14km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (25km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (27km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (27km)
  • Vitrai-sous-Laigle: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (33km)
  • Longny-Au-Perche: market Wednesday (36km)

More information about La Genevraie, Normandy

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (37km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (45km) [Map]
  • Perche (47km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (23km) [Map]
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (44km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (44km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt d'Écouves (24km) [Map]
  • Signal d'Écouves (26km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Perseigne (31km) [Map]
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (47km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (38km) [Map]

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (27km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Genevraie

Canton: Merlerault

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61240

Distance to La Genevraie

from Alencon (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 150 km

from Calais: 275 km

from Nice: 769 km

from Bordeaux: 433 km

from Strasbourg: 546 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from La Genevraie): Brullemail, Champ-Haut, Ferrieres-la-Verrerie, Godisson, Le Merlerault, Les Authieux-du-Puits, Ligneres, Menil-Froger, Planches and Saint-Leonard-Des-Parcs.

This page in French: Visitez La Genevraie