Saint-Andre-de-Messei tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Andre-de-Messei: highlights and tourist information

Saint-Andre-de-Messei is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 54 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Andre-de-Messei is 211 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bagnoles de l'Orne at 18 km and Lassay-les-Chateaux at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Andre-de-Messei, 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-Andre-de-Messei. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


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Markets in and near Saint-Andre-de-Messei

Local markets

  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (11km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (17km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (17km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (17km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Vire: market Friday (31km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (33km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (37km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Andre-de-Messei, 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-Andre-de-Messei and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei (49km)

National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (31km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Domfront (15km); Argentan (37km)

Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (32km)

Remarkable gardens Sassy (39km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (46km); Jardins de la Pellerine (57km)

Sites of natural beauty Rochers des Parcs (24km); Forêt de Saint-Sever (40km); Signal d'Écouves (44km); Forêt d'Écouves (46km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (50km); Roches de Ham (53km); Source - Couesnon (58km)

Towns of Art and history Mayenne (43km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Villers-Bocage (44km); Torigni-sur-Vire (50km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Fraimbault (27km); Saint-Loup-du-Gast (35km); Domjean (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (38km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Andre-de-Messei

Canton: Messei

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61440

Distance to Saint-Andre-de-Messei

from Alencon (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 211 km

from Calais: 303 km

from Nice: 816 km

from Bordeaux: 429 km

from Strasbourg: 608 km

Getting here

Saint-Andre-de-Messei 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-Andre-de-Messei from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Andre-de-Messei): Banvou, Bellou-en-Houlme, Echalou, Flers, La Chapelle-Au-Moine, La Coulonche, La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs, La Selle-la-Forge, Landigou, Le Chatellier, Messei and Saires-la-Verrerie.

This page in French: Visitez Saint-Andre-de-Messei