Saint-Brice tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Brice in Orne



Visit Saint-Brice: highlights and tourist information

Saint-Brice is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 56 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Brice is 222 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bagnoles de l'Orne at 16 km and Lassay-les-Chateaux at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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


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Map of places to visit near Saint-Brice

More information about Saint-Brice & region

Markets in and near Saint-Brice

Local markets

  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (17km)
  • Gorron: market Wednesday (21km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (21km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (26km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (28km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (33km)
  • Vire: market Friday (36km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Brice, 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-Brice and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei (48km)

National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (36km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Domfront (4km)

Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (32km)

Remarkable gardens Jardins de la Pellerine (40km); Parc et jardin de Clivoy (41km); Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (48km)

Sites of natural beauty Forêt de Saint-Sever (41km); Source - Couesnon (41km); Rochers des Parcs (41km); Forêt de Fougères (42km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (48km); Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (54km)

Towns of Art and history Mayenne (27km); Jublains (35km); Fougeres (47km); Evron (48km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Villedieu-les-Poeles (53km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Fraimbault (9km); Saint-Loup-du-Gast (20km); Juvigne (47km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Brice

Canton: Domfront

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61700

Distance to Saint-Brice

from Alencon (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 222 km

from Calais: 321 km

from Nice: 814 km

from Bordeaux: 414 km

from Strasbourg: 617 km

Getting here

Saint-Brice 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-Brice from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Brice): Avrilly, Domfront, La Baroche-sous-Luce, La Haute-Chapelle, Luce, Saint-Gilles-Des-Marais and Torchamp.

This page in French: Visitez Saint-Brice