Mace tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Mace in Orne

Visit Mace: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Mace on map of France

Mace is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 23 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Mace is 164 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Argentan at 17 km and Alencon at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Mace, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Mace. 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 Mace and location information

More information about Mace & region

Orne (local department)

Normandy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Mace

Local markets

  • Sees: market Saturday (4km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (23km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (24km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (33km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (36km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (37km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (38km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (38km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Mace, 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 Mace and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei (32km)

National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (23km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Argentan (17km)

Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (31km)

Remarkable gardens Sassy (10km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (42km)

Sites of natural beauty Forêt d'Écouves (12km); Signal d'Écouves (12km); Forêt de Perseigne (27km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (35km); Rochers des Parcs (54km)

Towns of Art and history Orbec (47km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Tourouvre (38km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mace

Canton: Sées

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61500

Distance to Mace

from Alencon (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 164 km

from Calais: 285 km

from Nice: 775 km

from Bordeaux: 426 km

from Strasbourg: 559 km

Getting here

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

We have found 9 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Mace): Belfonds, Boissei-la-Lande, Chailloue, Le Chateau-d'Almeneches, Marmouille, Medavy, Mortree, Saint-Hilaire-la-Gerard and Sees.

This page in French: Visitez Mace

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