Moncy tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Moncy in Orne

Visit Moncy: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Moncy on map of France

Moncy is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 72 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Moncy is 222 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Domfront at 26 km and Bagnoles de l'Orne at 36 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Moncy, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

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

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Orne

Map of places to visit near Moncy and location information

More information about Moncy & region

Orne (local department)

Normandy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Moncy

Local markets

  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (10km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Vire: market Friday (14km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (22km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (27km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (32km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (36km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Moncy, 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 Moncy and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (49km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Domfront (26km)

Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (51km)

Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (45km); Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (46km)

Remarkable gardens Plantbessin (43km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (48km)

Sites of natural beauty Rochers des Parcs (19km); Forêt de Saint-Sever (26km); Roches de Ham (34km); Forêt de Cerisy (43km); Prairie (Caen) (45km); Jardin des plantes de Caen (46km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Villers-Bocage (29km); Torigni-sur-Vire (32km); Villedieu-les-Poeles (39km); Ducey (50km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Domjean (31km); Saint-Fraimbault (38km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (20km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Moncy

Canton: Tinchebray

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61800

Distance to Moncy

from Alencon (prefecture): 72 km

from Paris: 222 km

from Calais: 298 km

from Nice: 835 km

from Bordeaux: 444 km

from Strasbourg: 619 km

Getting here

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

We have found 10 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Moncy): Bernieres-le-Patry, Cerisy-Belle-Etoile, Chenedolle, Clairefougere, Frenes, Montsecret, Pierres, Rully, Saint-Pierre-d'Entremont and Vassy.

This page in French: Visitez Moncy

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