Montilly-sur-Noireau tourism and travel guide

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Visit Montilly-sur-Noireau: highlights and tourist information

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Montilly-sur-Noireau is situated in the Orne, Normandy region, in the north of France at 65 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Montilly-sur-Noireau is 214 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vire at 24 km and Domfront at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montilly-sur-Noireau, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Montilly-sur-Noireau in Normandy. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


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Map of places to visit near Montilly-sur-Noireau

Markets in and near Montilly-sur-Noireau

  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (4km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (19km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Vire: market Friday (23km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (24km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (29km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (29km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (30km)

More information about Montilly-sur-Noireau, Normandy

Tourist attractions to visit near Montilly-sur-Noireau, 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 Montilly-sur-Noireau and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (41km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (44km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (44km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (50km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (41km) [Map]
  • Sassy (45km) [Map]
  • Plantbessin (47km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (13km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (35km) [Map]
  • Roches de Ham (42km) [Map]
  • Prairie (Caen) (43km) [Map]
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (44km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Cerisy (48km) [Map]
  • Signal d'Écouves (53km) [Map]

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (30km) [Map]
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (39km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (37km) [Map]
  • Domjean (39km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (25km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montilly-sur-Noireau

Canton: Flers-Nord

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61100

Distance to Montilly-sur-Noireau

from Alencon (prefecture): 65 km

from Paris: 214 km

from Calais: 294 km

from Nice: 827 km

from Bordeaux: 442 km

from Strasbourg: 611 km

Getting here

Montilly-sur-Noireau 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 Montilly-sur-Noireau from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Montilly-sur-Noireau): Athis-de-l'Orne, Aubusson, Caligny, Cerisy-Belle-Etoile, Conde-sur-Noireau, La Bazoque, La Lande-Patry, Saint-Germain-du-Crioult and Saint-Pierre-du-Regard.

This page in French: Visitez Montilly-sur-Noireau