Saint-Bomer-les-Forges tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Bomer-les-Forges in Orne

Visit Saint-Bomer-les-Forges: highlights and tourist information

Saint-Bomer-les-Forges is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 58 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Bomer-les-Forges is 220 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bagnoles de l'Orne at 18 km and Lassay-les-Chateaux at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Bomer-les-Forges, 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-Bomer-les-Forges. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Orne

Markets in and near Saint-Bomer-les-Forges

Local markets

  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (18km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (20km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (21km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (24km)
  • Vire: market Friday (28km)
  • Gorron: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (38km)

More information about Saint-Bomer-les-Forges & region

Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Bomer-les-Forges, 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-Bomer-les-Forges and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (36km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (34km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Pellerine (48km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (56km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (32km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (36km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Fougères (48km) [Map]
  • Source - Couesnon (49km) [Map]
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (52km) [Map]
  • Roches de Ham (52km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (49km) [Map]
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (51km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (18km) [Map]
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (29km) [Map]
  • Domjean (48km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (41km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Bomer-les-Forges

Canton: Domfront

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61700

Distance to Saint-Bomer-les-Forges

from Alencon (prefecture): 58 km

from Paris: 220 km

from Calais: 312 km

from Nice: 819 km

from Bordeaux: 423 km

from Strasbourg: 616 km

Getting here

Saint-Bomer-les-Forges 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-Bomer-les-Forges from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have found 9 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Bomer-les-Forges): Banvou, Champsecret, Domfront, Dompierre, La Haute-Chapelle, Larchamp, Le Chatellier, Lonlay-l'Abbaye and Saint-Clair-de-Halouze.

This page in French: Visitez Saint-Bomer-les-Forges