Saint-Denis-sur-Sarthon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Denis-sur-Sarthon in Orne

Visit Saint-Denis-sur-Sarthon: highlights and tourist information

Saint-Denis-sur-Sarthon is situated in the Orne, Normandy region, in the north of France at 11 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Denis-sur-Sarthon is 182 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Alencon at 11 km and Fresnay-sur-Sarthe at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Denis-sur-Sarthon, 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-Denis-sur-Sarthon. 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-Denis-sur-Sarthon

Local markets

  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (10km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (20km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (21km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (23km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (27km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (29km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (32km)

More information about Saint-Denis-sur-Sarthon & region

Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Denis-sur-Sarthon, 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-Denis-sur-Sarthon and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (14km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (13km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (24km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (12km) [Map]
  • Signal d'Écouves (12km) [Map]
  • Forêt d'Écouves (13km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Perseigne (23km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (40km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Denis-sur-Sarthon

Canton: Alençon 1er Canton

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61420

Distance to Saint-Denis-sur-Sarthon

from Alencon (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 182 km

from Calais: 309 km

from Nice: 773 km

from Bordeaux: 405 km

from Strasbourg: 574 km

Getting here

Saint-Denis-sur-Sarthon 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-Denis-sur-Sarthon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Denis-sur-Sarthon): Champfremont, Conde-sur-Sarthe, Cuissai, Gandelain, La Ferriere-Bochard, La Roche-Mabile, Pace, Ravigny and Saint-Nicolas-Des-Bois.

This page in French: Visitez Saint-Denis-sur-Sarthon