Le Chatellier tourism and travel guide

Photo of Le Chatellier in Orne

Visit Le Chatellier: highlights and tourist information

Le Chatellier is situated in the Orne, Normandy region, in the north of France at 57 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Le Chatellier is 216 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Domfront at 10 km and Bagnoles de l'Orne at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Chatellier, 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 Chatellier. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


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Map of places to visit near Le Chatellier

Markets in and near Le Chatellier

Local markets

  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (16km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (18km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (19km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (20km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Vire: market Friday (28km)
  • Gorron: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (37km)

More information about Le Chatellier & region

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (34km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (34km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (43km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (50km) [Map]
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (53km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (27km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (37km) [Map]
  • Roches de Ham (52km) [Map]
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (52km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Fougères (53km) [Map]
  • Source - Couesnon (54km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (45km) [Map]
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (49km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (23km) [Map]
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (32km) [Map]
  • Domjean (48km) [Map]
  • Fougeres (58km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (38km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Chatellier

Canton: Messei

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61450

Distance to Le Chatellier

from Alencon (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 216 km

from Calais: 307 km

from Nice: 818 km

from Bordeaux: 427 km

from Strasbourg: 612 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Le Chatellier): Banvou, Dompierre, La Chapelle-Au-Moine, La Chapelle-Biche, La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs, Messei, Saint-Andre-de-Messei, Saint-Bomer-les-Forges and Saint-Clair-de-Halouze.

This page in French: Visitez Le Chatellier