Mont-Ormel tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Mont-Ormel in Orne

Visit Mont-Ormel: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Mont-Ormel on map of France

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).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sees at 26 km and Falaise at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Mont-Ormel, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Mont-Ormel. 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 Mont-Ormel and location information

More information about Mont-Ormel & region

Orne (local department)

Normandy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Mont-Ormel

Local markets

  • 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.

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Beuvron (41km)

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

Geographical Information

Commune: Mont-Ormel

Canton: Trun

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61160

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

Getting here

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

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