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

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

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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 La Ferte-Bernard at 11 km and Belleme at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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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 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-Germain-de-la-Coudre

Markets in and near Saint-Germain-de-la-Coudre

  • 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, Normandy

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 as being close (less than 6 kilometres from 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