Saint-Agnan-sur-Sarthe tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Agnan-sur-Sarthe in Orne

Visit Saint-Agnan-sur-Sarthe: highlights and tourist information

Saint-Agnan-sur-Sarthe is situated in the Orne, Normandy region, in the north of France at 32 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Agnan-sur-Sarthe is 144 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mortagne-au-Perche at 13 km and Sees at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Agnan-sur-Sarthe, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Saint-Agnan-sur-Sarthe in Normandy. 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 Saint-Agnan-sur-Sarthe

Markets in and near Saint-Agnan-sur-Sarthe

Local markets

  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (13km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (17km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (19km)
  • Vitrai-sous-Laigle: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Longny-Au-Perche: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (29km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (32km)
  • Remalard: market Monday (32km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (36km)

More information about Saint-Agnan-sur-Sarthe, Normandy

Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Agnan-sur-Sarthe, 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 Saint-Agnan-sur-Sarthe and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (43km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (36km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (31km) [Map]
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (32km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (56km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (26km) [Map]
  • Forêt d'Écouves (28km) [Map]
  • Signal d'Écouves (30km) [Map]
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (46km) [Map]

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (17km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Agnan-sur-Sarthe

Canton: Courtomer

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61170

Distance to Saint-Agnan-sur-Sarthe

from Alencon (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 144 km

from Calais: 280 km

from Nice: 758 km

from Bordeaux: 426 km

from Strasbourg: 538 km

Getting here

Saint-Agnan-sur-Sarthe 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 Saint-Agnan-sur-Sarthe from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Agnan-sur-Sarthe): Bures, Champeaux-sur-Sarthe, Courtomer, Fay, Ferrieres-la-Verrerie, La Ferriere-Au-Doyen, Le Plantis, Maheru, Moulins-la-Marche, Saint-Aubin-de-Courteraie, Saint-Germain-de-Martigny, Saint-Martin-Des-Pezerits, Saint-Ouen-de-Secherouvre, Sainte-Scolasse-sur-Sarthe and Tellieres-le-Plessis.

This page in French: Visitez Saint-Agnan-sur-Sarthe