Lignou tourism and travel guide
Visit Lignou: highlights and tourist information
Lignou is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 42 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Lignou is 199 km from Paris).
Lignou, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Lignou. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Map of places to visit near Lignou
More information about Lignou & region
Markets in and near Lignou
- Briouze: market Monday (4km)
- La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (9km)
- Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (14km)
- Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
- Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)
- Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (25km)
- Falaise: market Saturday (27km)
- Trun: market Thursday (34km)
- Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (36km)
- Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (36km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Lignou, 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 Lignou and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (19km)
Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (22km)
Remarkable gardens Sassy (26km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (40km)
Sites of natural beauty Rochers des Parcs (28km); Signal d'Écouves (31km); Forêt d'Écouves (33km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (41km); Forêt de Perseigne (53km)
Towns of Art and history Mayenne (45km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Fraimbault (33km); Saint-Loup-du-Gast (36km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (48km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Lignou
from Alencon (prefecture): 42 km
from Paris: 199 km
from Calais: 299 km
from Nice: 805 km
from Bordeaux: 427 km
from Strasbourg: 595 km
Lignou 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 Lignou from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have found 11 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Lignou): Briouze, Faverolles, La Sauvagere, Le Grais, Le Menil-de-Briouze, Les Yveteaux, Lonlay-le-Tesson, Montreuil-Au-Houlme, Pointel, Saint-Georges-d'Annebecq and Saint-Hilaire-de-Briouze.
This page in French: Visitez Lignou