La Gonfriere tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of La Gonfriere in Orne

Visit La Gonfriere: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of La Gonfriere on map of France

La Gonfriere is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 52 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: La Gonfriere is 136 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sees at 33 km and Argentan at 38 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

La Gonfriere, 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 Gonfriere. 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 Gonfriere and location information

More information about La Gonfriere & region

Orne (local department)

Normandy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near La Gonfriere

Local markets

  • Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Vitrai-sous-Laigle: market Tuesday (19km)
  • La Barre-en-Ouche: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Orbec: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (27km)
  • La Ferriere-sur-Risle: market Sunday (28km)
  • Breteuil: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Bernay: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Verneuil-sur-Avre: market Saturday (33km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (33km)

Tourist attractions to visit near La Gonfriere, 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 Gonfriere 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) Beuvron (57km)

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

Remarkable gardens Sassy (39km); Arboretum d'Harcourt (45km); Boutemont (45km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (46km); Jardin de la petite Rochelle (47km); Jardins du château du Champ de Bataille (47km)

Sites of natural beauty Forêt d'Écouves (44km); Signal d'Écouves (45km)

Towns of Art and history Orbec (24km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Tourouvre (27km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Lisieux (43km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Gonfriere

Canton: Ferté-Frênel

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61550

Distance to La Gonfriere

from Alencon (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 136 km

from Calais: 257 km

from Nice: 770 km

from Bordeaux: 450 km

from Strasbourg: 533 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of La Gonfriere): Anceins, Bocquence, Couvains, Gauville, La Ferte-Frenel, Saint-Nicolas-Des-Laitiers, Touquettes and Villers-en-Ouche.

This page in French: Visitez La Gonfriere

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