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Bourg-Saint-Léonard tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Bourg-Saint-Léonard in Orne

Photo of Argentan at 9 km from Bourg-Saint-Léonard

Visit Bourg-Saint-Léonard: Highlights and Tourist Information

Bourg-Saint-Léonard is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 37 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Bourg-Saint-Léonard is 165 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Argentan at 9 km and Sees at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Bourg-Saint-Léonard, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

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

photo of Argentan
Argentan 9km
photo of Falaise
Falaise 26km
photo of Alencon
Alencon 37km
photo of Mortagne-au-Perche
Mortagne-au-Perche 42km
photo of Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei
Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei 44km
photo of Lisieux
Lisieux 44km
photo of Cambremer
Cambremer 44km
photo of Bagnoles de l'Orne
Bagnoles de l'Orne 45km
photo of Belleme
Belleme 54km

Map of places to visit near Bourg-Saint-Léonard and location information

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More information about Bourg-Saint-Léonard & region

Orne (local department)

Normandy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Bourg-Saint-Léonard

Local markets

  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (10km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (10km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (18km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (27km)
  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (30km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (35km)
  • Orbec: market Wednesday (36km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (37km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Bourg-Saint-Léonard, 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 Bourg-Saint-Léonard 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 (44km)

National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (29km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Argentan (9km)

Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (38km)

Remarkable gardens Sassy (13km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (28km)

Sites of natural beauty Signal d'Écouves (24km); Forêt d'Écouves (24km); Forêt de Perseigne (41km); Rochers des Parcs (45km)

Towns of Art and history Orbec (36km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Tourouvre (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bourg-Saint-Léonard

Canton: Exmes

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61310

Distance to Bourg-Saint-Léonard

from Alencon (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 165 km

from Calais: 274 km

from Nice: 787 km

from Bordeaux: 439 km

from Strasbourg: 561 km

Getting here

Bourg-Saint-Léonard 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 Bourg-Saint-Léonard from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Le Bourg-Saint-Leonard): Aubry-en-Exmes, Aunou-le-Faucon, Chambois, Exmes, Fel, La Cochere, Le Pin-Au-Haras, Ommeel, Sai, Silly-en-Gouffern, Tournai-sur-Dive and Villebadin.

This page in French: Visitez Bourg-Saint-Léonard

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