Le Menil-de-Briouze tourism and travel guide

Photo of Le Menil-de-Briouze in Orne

Visit Le Menil-de-Briouze: highlights and tourist information

Le Menil-de-Briouze is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 45 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Le Menil-de-Briouze is 202 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Domfront at 20 km and Lassay-les-Chateaux at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Le Menil-de-Briouze, 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 Menil-de-Briouze. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Orne

Markets in and near Le Menil-de-Briouze

Local markets

  • Briouze: market Monday (3km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (10km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (13km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (22km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (29km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (29km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (37km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (38km)

More information about Le Menil-de-Briouze & region

Tourist attractions to visit near Le Menil-de-Briouze, 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 Menil-de-Briouze and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (22km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (25km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (30km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (42km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (26km) [Map]
  • Signal d'Écouves (35km) [Map]
  • Forêt d'Écouves (37km) [Map]
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (43km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (49km) [Map]
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (58km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (31km) [Map]
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (35km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (45km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Menil-de-Briouze

Canton: Briouze

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61220

Distance to Le Menil-de-Briouze

from Alencon (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 202 km

from Calais: 300 km

from Nice: 808 km

from Bordeaux: 427 km

from Strasbourg: 599 km

Getting here

Le Menil-de-Briouze 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 Menil-de-Briouze from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Le Menil-de-Briouze): Bellou-en-Houlme, Briouze, La Coulonche, La Sauvagere, Le Grais, Lignou, Lonlay-le-Tesson, Pointel, Saint-Andre-de-Briouze and Saint-Hilaire-de-Briouze.

This page in French: Visitez Le Menil-de-Briouze