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Magny-le-Désert tourism, attractions and travel guide

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Photo of Bagnoles de l'Orne at 7 km from Magny-le-Désert

Visit Magny-le-Désert: Highlights and Tourist Information

Magny-le-Désert is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 35 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Magny-le-Désert is 199 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bagnoles de l'Orne at 7 km and Domfront at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Magny-le-Désert, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

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

photo of Bagnoles de l'Orne
Bagnoles de l'Orne 7km
photo of Domfront
Domfront 24km
photo of Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei
Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei 29km
photo of Argentan
Argentan 30km
photo of Alencon
Alencon 35km
photo of Mayenne
Mayenne 36km
photo of Jublains
Jublains 37km
photo of Falaise
Falaise 37km
photo of Fresnay-sur-Sarthe
Fresnay-sur-Sarthe 41km
photo of Beaumont-sur-Sarthe
Beaumont-sur-Sarthe 51km

Map of places to visit near Magny-le-Désert and location information

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More information about Magny-le-Désert & region

Orne (local department)

Normandy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Magny-le-Désert

Local markets

  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (3km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (7km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (15km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (25km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (34km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (35km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (36km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (37km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Magny-le-Désert, 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 Magny-le-Désert 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 (29km)

National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (13km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Domfront (24km); Argentan (30km)

Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (12km)

Remarkable gardens Sassy (27km); Parc et jardin de Clivoy (56km)

Sites of natural beauty Signal d'Écouves (27km); Forêt d'Écouves (29km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (31km); Rochers des Parcs (39km); Forêt de Perseigne (46km)

Towns of Art and history Mayenne (36km); Jublains (37km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Loup-du-Gast (28km); Saint-Fraimbault (29km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Magny-le-Désert

Canton: Ferté-Macé

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61600

Distance to Magny-le-Désert

from Alencon (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 199 km

from Calais: 307 km

from Nice: 796 km

from Bordeaux: 415 km

from Strasbourg: 594 km

Getting here

Magny-le-Désert 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 Magny-le-Désert from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Magny-le-Desert): Antoigny, Beauvain, La Chaux, La Ferte-Mace, La Motte-Fouquet, Saint-Maurice-du-Desert and Saint-Patrice-du-Desert.

This page in French: Visitez Magny-le-Désert



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