Marchemaisons tourism and travel guide

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Visit Marchemaisons: highlights and tourist information

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Marchemaisons is situated in the Orne, Normandy region, in the north of France at 19 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Marchemaisons is 155 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sees at 13 km and Mortagne-au-Perche at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Marchemaisons, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Marchemaisons 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 Marchemaisons

Markets in and near Marchemaisons

  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (13km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (18km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (19km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (20km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (27km)
  • Longny-Au-Perche: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (34km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (35km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (36km)

More information about Marchemaisons, Normandy

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (34km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (38km) [Map]
  • Normandie-Maine (39km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (27km) [Map]
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (36km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (14km) [Map]
  • Forêt d'Écouves (18km) [Map]
  • Signal d'Écouves (20km) [Map]
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (33km) [Map]

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (27km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Marchemaisons

Canton: Mêle-sur-Sarthe

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61170

Distance to Marchemaisons

from Alencon (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 155 km

from Calais: 292 km

from Nice: 758 km

from Bordeaux: 415 km

from Strasbourg: 548 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Marchemaisons): Aunay-les-Bois, Barville, Boitron, Essay, Laleu, Le Mele-sur-Sarthe, Les Ventes-de-Bourse, Montchevrel, Neuilly-le-Bisson, Saint-Aubin-d'Appenai, Saint-Julien-sur-Sarthe and Saint-Leger-sur-Sarthe.

This page in French: Visitez Marchemaisons