La Rouge tourism and travel guide
Visit La Rouge: highlights and tourist information
La Rouge is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 48 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: La Rouge is 136 km from Paris).
La Rouge, 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 Rouge. 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 Rouge
More information about La Rouge & region
Markets in and near La Rouge
- Le Theil: market Wednesday (3km)
- Nogent-le-Rotrou: market Saturday all day (9km)
- La Ferte-Bernard: market Saturday & Monday (12km)
- Remalard: market Monday (16km)
- Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
- Vibraye: market Friday (25km)
- Mamers: market Monday (26km)
- La Bazoche-Gouet: market Saturday (26km)
- Longny-Au-Perche: market Wednesday (28km)
- Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (29km)
Tourist attractions to visit near La Rouge, 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 Rouge and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Nogent-le-Rotrou (9km)
Regional Natural Parcs Perche (14km)
Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (44km); Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (49km)
Remarkable gardens Jardin de la petite Rochelle (17km); Le pré Catelan (40km)
Sites of natural beauty Forêt de Perseigne (36km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Tourouvre (34km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Coulaines (47km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Spaycific'Zoo (58km)
Geography and distances
Distance to La Rouge
from Alencon (prefecture): 48 km
from Paris: 136 km
from Calais: 307 km
from Nice: 718 km
from Bordeaux: 396 km
from Strasbourg: 520 km
La Rouge 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 Rouge from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez La Rouge