Lonlay-l'Abbaye tourism and travel guide

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Visit Lonlay-l'Abbaye: highlights and tourist information

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Lonlay-l'Abbaye is situated in the Orne, Normandy region, in the north of France at 64 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Lonlay-l'Abbaye is 225 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Domfront at 7 km and Bagnoles de l'Orne at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lonlay-l'Abbaye, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Lonlay-l'Abbaye in Normandy. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


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Map of places to visit near Lonlay-l'Abbaye

Markets in and near Lonlay-l'Abbaye

  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (24km)
  • Vire: market Friday (25km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (25km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (26km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (26km)
  • Gorron: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Brecey: market Friday (35km)

More information about Lonlay-l'Abbaye, Normandy

Tourist attractions to visit near Lonlay-l'Abbaye, 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 Lonlay-l'Abbaye and wondering what to do next!

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (42km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (40km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Pellerine (45km) [Map]
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (48km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (31km) [Map]
  • Rochers des Parcs (34km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Fougères (44km) [Map]
  • Source - Couesnon (45km) [Map]
  • Roches de Ham (49km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Ducey (43km) [Map]
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (43km) [Map]
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (48km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (18km) [Map]
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (30km) [Map]
  • Domjean (45km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (40km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lonlay-l'Abbaye

Canton: Domfront

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61700

Distance to Lonlay-l'Abbaye

from Alencon (prefecture): 64 km

from Paris: 225 km

from Calais: 315 km

from Nice: 823 km

from Bordeaux: 424 km

from Strasbourg: 621 km

Getting here

Lonlay-l'Abbaye 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 Lonlay-l'Abbaye from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Lonlay-l'Abbaye): Beauchene, La Haute-Chapelle, Larchamp, Rouelle, Saint-Bomer-les-Forges, Saint-Clair-de-Halouze and Saint-Georges-de-Rouelley.

This page in French: Visitez Lonlay-l'Abbaye