Les Authieux-du-Puits tourism and travel guide

Photo of Les Authieux-du-Puits in Orne

Visit Les Authieux-du-Puits: highlights and tourist information

Les Authieux-du-Puits is situated in the Orne, Normandy region, in the north of France at 36 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Les Authieux-du-Puits is 149 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Argentan at 26 km and Mortagne-au-Perche at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Les Authieux-du-Puits, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Les Authieux-du-Puits. 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 Les Authieux-du-Puits

Local markets

  • Sees: market Saturday (17km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (26km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (27km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (27km)
  • Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Vitrai-sous-Laigle: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Orbec: market Wednesday (35km)
  • La Barre-en-Ouche: market Wednesday (36km)

More information about Les Authieux-du-Puits & region

Tourist attractions to visit near Les Authieux-du-Puits, 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 Les Authieux-du-Puits and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (39km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (47km) [Map]
  • Perche (49km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (24km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (43km) [Map]
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (45km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt d'Écouves (27km) [Map]
  • Signal d'Écouves (28km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Perseigne (35km) [Map]
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (49km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (35km) [Map]

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (27km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Les Authieux-du-Puits

Canton: Merlerault

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61240

Distance to Les Authieux-du-Puits

from Alencon (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 149 km

from Calais: 272 km

from Nice: 771 km

from Bordeaux: 436 km

from Strasbourg: 545 km

Getting here

Les Authieux-du-Puits 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 Les Authieux-du-Puits from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Les Authieux-du-Puits): Champ-Haut, Echauffour, Fay, Godisson, La Genevraie, Le Menil-Vicomte, Le Merlerault, Ligneres, Menil-Froger, Orgeres and Planches.

This page in French: Visitez Les Authieux-du-Puits