Le Cercueil tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Cercueil: highlights and tourist information

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Le Cercueil is situated in the Orne, Normandy region, in the north of France at 19 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Le Cercueil is 173 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sees at 11 km and Argentan at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Cercueil, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Le Cercueil in Normandy. 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 Le Cercueil

Markets in and near Le Cercueil

  • Sees: market Saturday (11km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (19km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (27km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (28km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (31km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (33km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (35km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (36km)

More information about Le Cercueil, Normandy

Tourist attractions to visit near Le Cercueil, 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 Le Cercueil and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (14km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (22km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (8km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (44km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Signal d'Écouves (5km) [Map]
  • Forêt d'Écouves (6km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Perseigne (27km) [Map]
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (28km) [Map]
  • Rochers des Parcs (50km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (51km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Cercueil

Canton: Carrouges

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61500

Distance to Le Cercueil

from Alencon (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 173 km

from Calais: 293 km

from Nice: 779 km

from Bordeaux: 420 km

from Strasbourg: 568 km

Getting here

Le Cercueil 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 Le Cercueil from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Le Cercueil): Francheville, La Belliere, La Ferriere-Bechet, La Lande-de-Goult, Le Bouillon, Montmerrei, Mortree, Saint-Hilaire-la-Gerard and Tanville.

This page in French: Visitez Le Cercueil