Luce tourism and travel guide

Photo of Luce in Orne



Visit Luce: highlights and tourist information

Luce is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 53 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Luce is 219 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bagnoles de l'Orne at 13 km and Lassay-les-Chateaux at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Luce, France: places to visit and attractions

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


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Plan your visit to Luce

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More information about Luce & region

Markets in and near Luce

Local markets

  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (13km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (18km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Gorron: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (24km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (27km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (33km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (34km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (36km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Luce, 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 Luce and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei (44km)

National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (33km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Domfront (6km); Argentan (48km)

Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (28km)

Remarkable gardens Parc et jardin de Clivoy (42km); Jardins de la Pellerine (42km); Sassy (46km)

Sites of natural beauty Rochers des Parcs (41km); Source - Couesnon (43km); Forêt de Saint-Sever (44km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (44km); Forêt de Fougères (45km); Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (56km); Étang de Haute-Vilaine (59km)

Towns of Art and history Mayenne (27km); Jublains (33km); Evron (46km); Fougeres (50km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Fraimbault (10km); Saint-Loup-du-Gast (18km); Juvigne (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Luce

Canton: Juvigny-sous-Andaine

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61330

Distance to Luce

from Alencon (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 219 km

from Calais: 320 km

from Nice: 810 km

from Bordeaux: 413 km

from Strasbourg: 614 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Luce): Avrilly, Beaulandais, Domfront, La Baroche-sous-Luce, Perrou, Saint-Brice and Saint-Denis-de-Villenette.

This page in French: Visitez Luce