Saint-Germain-Des-Grois tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Germain-Des-Grois in Orne

Visit Saint-Germain-Des-Grois: highlights and tourist information

Saint-Germain-Des-Grois is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 55 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Germain-Des-Grois is 123 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Nogent-le-Rotrou at 8 km and Belleme at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Germain-Des-Grois, 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-Des-Grois. 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-Des-Grois

Local markets

  • Remalard: market Monday (5km)
  • Nogent-le-Rotrou: market Saturday all day (8km)
  • La Loupe: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Longny-Au-Perche: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Le Theil: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Senonches: market Friday (24km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (25km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (25km)
  • La Ferte-Bernard: market Saturday & Monday (27km)
  • Courville-sur-Eure: market Thursday (31km)

More information about Saint-Germain-Des-Grois & region

Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Germain-Des-Grois, 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-Des-Grois and wondering what to do next!

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (3km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (60km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (5km) [Map]
  • Le pré Catelan (33km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (43km) [Map]

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (25km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Germain-Des-Grois

Canton: Rémalard

Arrondissement: Mortagne-au-Perche

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61110

Distance to Saint-Germain-Des-Grois

from Alencon (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 123 km

from Calais: 293 km

from Nice: 720 km

from Bordeaux: 410 km

from Strasbourg: 510 km

Getting here

Saint-Germain-Des-Grois 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-Des-Grois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Germain-Des-Grois): Bellou-sur-Huisne, Bretoncelles, Conde-sur-Huisne, Condeau, Coulonges-les-Sablons, Dance, Dorceau, Remalard, Saint-Pierre-la-Bruyere and Verrieres.

This page in French: Visitez Saint-Germain-Des-Grois