Les Genettes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Les Genettes in Orne

Visit Les Genettes: highlights and tourist information

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

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Les Genettes, 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 Genettes 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 Les Genettes

Markets in and near Les Genettes

  • 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)

More information about Les Genettes, Normandy

Tourist attractions to visit near Les 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 Les Genettes and wondering what to do next!

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (34km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (30km) [Map]
  • Sassy (41km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (37km) [Map]
  • Forêt d'Écouves (39km) [Map]
  • Signal d'Écouves (41km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (42km) [Map]

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (10km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Les Genettes

Canton: Moulins-la-Marche

Arrondissement: Mortagne-au-Perche

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61270

Distance to Les 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

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from 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 Les Genettes