Mace tourism and travel guide
Visit Mace: highlights and tourist information
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).
Mace, France: places to visit 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
Plan your visit to Mace
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Map of places to visit near Mace
More information about Mace & region
Markets in and near Mace
- 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.
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
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
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