La Gonfriere tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Gonfriere: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Mortagne-au-Perche at 33 km and Sees at 33 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Gonfriere, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to La Gonfriere in Normandy.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near La Gonfriere

Markets in and near La Gonfriere

  • 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)

More information about La Gonfriere, Normandy

Tourist attractions near La Gonfriere, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting La Gonfriere.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

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)

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-channel 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 as being close (less than 6 kilometres from 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