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.

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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

Map of places to visit near Saint-Germain-Des-Grois

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

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)

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! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Nogent-le-Rotrou (8km); Chateaudun (52km)

Regional Natural Parcs Perche (3km)

Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (60km)

Remarkable gardens Jardin de la petite Rochelle (5km); Le pré Catelan (33km)

Sites of natural beauty Forêt de Perseigne (43km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Tourouvre (25km)

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