Mont-Ormel tourism and travel guide
Visit Mont-Ormel: highlights and tourist information
Mont-Ormel is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 46 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Mont-Ormel is 161 km from Paris).
Mont-Ormel, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Mont-Ormel. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Map of places to visit near Mont-Ormel
More information about Mont-Ormel & region
Markets in and near Mont-Ormel
- Trun: market Thursday (9km)
- Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
- Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (24km)
- Sees: market Saturday (26km)
- Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (26km)
- Falaise: market Saturday (27km)
- Orbec: market Wednesday (27km)
- Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (31km)
- Lisieux: market Saturday all day (35km)
- Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (39km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Mont-Ormel, 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 Mont-Ormel and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (38km); Abbey of Bec-Hellouin (60km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Argentan (16km)
Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (48km)
Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (54km)
Remarkable gardens Sassy (22km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (24km); Boutemont (39km)
Sites of natural beauty Signal d'Écouves (33km); Forêt d'Écouves (33km); Prairie (Caen) (53km); Pegasus Bridge (55km); Jardin des plantes de Caen (55km)
Towns of Art and history Orbec (27km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Tourouvre (46km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Lisieux (40km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Mont-Ormel
from Alencon (prefecture): 46 km
from Paris: 161 km
from Calais: 264 km
from Nice: 790 km
from Bordeaux: 448 km
from Strasbourg: 558 km
Mont-Ormel 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 Mont-Ormel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 18 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Mont-Ormel): Aubry-le-Panthou, Avernes-sous-Exmes, Camembert, Chambois, Champosoult, Coudehard, Ecorches, Fel, Fresnay-le-Samson, La Fresnaie-Fayel, Les Champeaux, Menil-Hubert-en-Exmes, Neauphe-sur-Dive, Ommeel, Roiville, Saint-Lambert-sur-Dive, Saint-Pierre-la-Riviere and Survie.
This page in French: Visitez Mont-Ormel