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Genettes tourism, attractions and travel guide

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Photo of Mortagne-au-Perche at 16 km from Genettes

Visit Genettes: Highlights and Tourist Information

Genettes is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 44 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Genettes is 132 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mortagne-au-Perche at 16 km and Sees at 30 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Genettes, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

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

photo of Mortagne-au-Perche
Mortagne-au-Perche 16km
photo of Belleme
Belleme 32km
photo of Le Perche
Le Perche 34km
photo of Nogent-le-Rotrou
Nogent-le-Rotrou 42km
photo of Alencon
Alencon 44km
photo of Argentan
Argentan 44km
photo of Evreux
Evreux 58km
photo of Fresnay-sur-Sarthe
Fresnay-sur-Sarthe 59km

Map of places to visit near Genettes and location information

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More information about Genettes & region

Orne (local department)

Normandy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Genettes

Local markets

  • Tourouvre: market Friday (10km)
  • Vitrai-sous-Laigle: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (16km)
  • Longny-Au-Perche: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Verneuil-sur-Avre: market Saturday (28km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (30km)
  • Remalard: market Monday (30km)
  • Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Breteuil: market Wednesday (32km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Genettes, 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 Genettes and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Nogent-le-Rotrou (42km); Argentan (44km)

Regional Natural Parcs Perche (34km)

Remarkable gardens Jardin de la petite Rochelle (30km); Sassy (41km)

Sites of natural beauty Forêt de Perseigne (37km); Forêt d'Écouves (39km); Signal d'Écouves (41km)

Towns of Art and history Orbec (42km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Tourouvre (10km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Genettes

Canton: Moulins-la-Marche

Arrondissement: Mortagne-au-Perche

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61270

Distance to Genettes

from Alencon (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 132 km

from Calais: 270 km

from Nice: 755 km

from Bordeaux: 434 km

from Strasbourg: 528 km

Getting here

Genettes 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 Genettes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Les Genettes): Auguaise, Bonnefoi, Bonsmoulins, Bresolettes, La Chapelle-Viel, La Ferriere-Au-Doyen, Le Menil-Berard, Les Aspres, Prepotin, Saint-Aquilin-de-Corbion, Saint-Martin-Des-Pezerits and Soligny-la-Trappe.

This page in French: Visitez Genettes

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