Location: 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).
Note: The photo above was taken in Bagnoles de l'Orne at 15 km from Lignou
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Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Lignou. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
If you are planning a visit we suggest you see our hotel search (from a leading hotel agent and with a great selection of hotels and a best price promise).
For a longer visit popular choices include holiday apartments - we suggest holiday villages in 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 or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (48km)
from Alencon (local prefecture): 42 km
from Paris: 199 km
from Calais: 299 km
from Nice: 805 km
from Bordeaux: 427 km
from Strasbourg: 595 km
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.
Orne 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.
This page in French: Visitez Lignou