Location: 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).
Note: The photo above was taken in Falaise at 12 km from Merri
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Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Merri. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
If you are planning a visit we suggest you see our hotel search (from a leading hotel agent and with a great selection of hotels and a best price promise).
For a longer visit popular choices include holiday apartments - we suggest holiday villages in 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 or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Lisieux (45km)
from Alencon (local prefecture): 48 km
from Paris: 175 km
from Calais: 270 km
from Nice: 801 km
from Bordeaux: 448 km
from Strasbourg: 572 km
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.
Orne 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.
This page in French: Visitez Merri