Saint-Germain-de-la-Coudre tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Germain-de-la-Coudre in Orne

Visit Saint-Germain-de-la-Coudre: highlights and tourist information

Saint-Germain-de-la-Coudre is situated in the Orne, Normandy region, in the north of France at 41 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Germain-de-la-Coudre is 144 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Belleme at 12 km and Nogent-le-Rotrou at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Germain-de-la-Coudre, 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-Germain-de-la-Coudre. 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-Germain-de-la-Coudre

Local markets

  • Le Theil: market Wednesday (6km)
  • La Ferte-Bernard: market Saturday & Monday (11km)
  • Nogent-le-Rotrou: market Saturday all day (17km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (19km)
  • Remalard: market Monday (21km)
  • Connerre: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Vibraye: market Friday (26km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (27km)
  • Longny-Au-Perche: market Wednesday (30km)

More information about Saint-Germain-de-la-Coudre & region

Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Germain-de-la-Coudre, 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-Germain-de-la-Coudre and wondering what to do next!

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (20km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (38km) [Map]
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (42km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (21km) [Map]
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (56km) [Map]
  • Sassy (62km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (30km) [Map]
  • Forêt d'Écouves (50km) [Map]
  • Signal d'Écouves (52km) [Map]

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (35km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (41km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (52km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Germain-de-la-Coudre

Canton: Theil

Arrondissement: Mortagne-au-Perche

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61130

Distance to Saint-Germain-de-la-Coudre

from Alencon (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 144 km

from Calais: 311 km

from Nice: 723 km

from Bordeaux: 393 km

from Strasbourg: 528 km

Getting here

Saint-Germain-de-la-Coudre 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-Germain-de-la-Coudre from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Germain-de-la-Coudre): Aveze, Bellou-le-Trichard, Gemages, La Chapelle-Souef, Preval and Saint-Cyr-la-Rosiere.

This page in French: Visitez Saint-Germain-de-la-Coudre