Saint-Brice tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Brice: highlights and tourist information

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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 Domfront at 4 km and Bagnoles de l'Orne at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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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 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-Brice

Markets in and near Saint-Brice

  • 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)

More information about Saint-Brice, Normandy

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)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (36km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (32km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Pellerine (40km) [Map]
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (41km) [Map]
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (48km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (41km) [Map]
  • Source - Couesnon (41km) [Map]
  • Rochers des Parcs (41km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Fougères (42km) [Map]
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (48km) [Map]
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (54km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (53km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (9km) [Map]
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (20km) [Map]
  • Juvigne (47km) [Map]

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 as being close (less than 6 kilometres from 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