Merri tourism and travel guide
Visit Merri: highlights and tourist information
Merri is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 48 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Merri is 175 km from Paris).
Merri, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Merri. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Map of places to visit near Merri
More information about Merri & region
Markets in and near Merri
- Trun: market Thursday (5km)
- Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (12km)
- Falaise: market Saturday (13km)
- Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (19km)
- Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (25km)
- Briouze: market Monday (29km)
- Sees: market Saturday (32km)
- Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (35km)
- Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (37km)
- La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (37km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Merri, 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 Merri and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (33km)
Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (42km)
Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (44km)
Remarkable gardens Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (15km); Sassy (21km); Boutemont (42km)
Sites of natural beauty Rochers des Parcs (32km); Signal d'Écouves (34km); Forêt d'Écouves (35km); Prairie (Caen) (43km); Jardin des plantes de Caen (45km); Pegasus Bridge (47km)
Towns of Art and history Orbec (38km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Villers-Bocage (51km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Lisieux (45km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Merri
from Alencon (prefecture): 48 km
from Paris: 175 km
from Calais: 270 km
from Nice: 801 km
from Bordeaux: 448 km
from Strasbourg: 572 km
Merri 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 Merri from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 19 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Merri): Bailleul, Beaumais, Brieux, Coulonces, Crocy, Fontaine-les-Bassets, Fourches, Fresne-la-Mere, Gueprei, Le Marais-la-Chapelle, Les Moutiers-en-Auge, Louvieres-en-Auge, Montabard, Necy, Ommoy, Pertheville-Ners, Trun, Vignats and Villedieu-les-Bailleul.
This page in French: Visitez Merri