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Bouillon tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Bouillon in Orne

Photo of Sees at 7 km from Bouillon

Visit Bouillon: Highlights and Tourist Information

Bouillon is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 15 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Bouillon is 168 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sees at 7 km and Alencon at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Bouillon, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Bouillon. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.

photo of Alencon
Alencon 15km
photo of Argentan
Argentan 22km
photo of Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei
Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei 23km
photo of Fresnay-sur-Sarthe
Fresnay-sur-Sarthe 32km
photo of Mortagne-au-Perche
Mortagne-au-Perche 33km
photo of Beaumont-sur-Sarthe
Beaumont-sur-Sarthe 37km
photo of Bagnoles de l'Orne
Bagnoles de l'Orne 39km
photo of Belleme
Belleme 40km
photo of Falaise
Falaise 43km
photo of Jublains
Jublains 56km
photo of La Ferte-Bernard
La Ferte-Bernard 58km

Map of places to visit near Bouillon and location information

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More information about Bouillon & region

Orne (local department)

Normandy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Bouillon

Local markets

  • Sees: market Saturday (7km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (15km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (31km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (32km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (32km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (33km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (34km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (37km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Bouillon, 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 Bouillon 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 (23km)

National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (19km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Argentan (22km)

Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (25km)

Remarkable gardens Sassy (14km)

Sites of natural beauty Forêt d'Écouves (3km); Signal d'Écouves (5km); Forêt de Perseigne (20km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (26km); Rochers des Parcs (57km)

Towns of Art and history Jublains (56km); Evron (58km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Tourouvre (41km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bouillon

Canton: Sées

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61500

Distance to Bouillon

from Alencon (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 168 km

from Calais: 294 km

from Nice: 772 km

from Bordeaux: 417 km

from Strasbourg: 562 km

Getting here

Bouillon 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 Bouillon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Le Bouillon): Belfonds, La Chapelle-Pres-Sees, La Ferriere-Bechet, Le Cercueil, Saint-Gervais-du-Perron, Saint-Hilaire-la-Gerard, Sees and Vingt-Hanaps.

This page in French: Visitez Bouillon

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