Saint-Germain-le-Vieux tourism and travel guide
Visit Saint-Germain-le-Vieux: highlights and tourist information
Saint-Germain-le-Vieux is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 26 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Germain-le-Vieux is 152 km from Paris).
Saint-Germain-le-Vieux, 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-le-Vieux. 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-le-Vieux
More information about Saint-Germain-le-Vieux & region
Markets in and near Saint-Germain-le-Vieux
- Sees: market Saturday (10km)
- Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (12km)
- Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (20km)
- Tourouvre: market Friday (25km)
- Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (26km)
- Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (29km)
- Mamers: market Monday (29km)
- Vitrai-sous-Laigle: market Tuesday (31km)
- Trun: market Thursday (33km)
- Longny-Au-Perche: market Wednesday (33km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Germain-le-Vieux, 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-le-Vieux and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (35km)
Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (42km); Perche (42km)
Remarkable gardens Sassy (23km); Jardin de la petite Rochelle (39km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (51km)
Sites of natural beauty Forêt d'Écouves (20km); Signal d'Écouves (22km); Forêt de Perseigne (23km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (40km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Tourouvre (25km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Saint-Germain-le-Vieux
from Alencon (prefecture): 26 km
from Paris: 152 km
from Calais: 282 km
from Nice: 764 km
from Bordeaux: 425 km
from Strasbourg: 547 km
Saint-Germain-le-Vieux 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-le-Vieux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 12 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Germain-le-Vieux): Boitron, Brullemail, Courtomer, Ferrieres-la-Verrerie, Gapree, Le Chalange, Le Menil-Guyon, Le Plantis, Montchevrel, Saint-Leonard-Des-Parcs, Tellieres-le-Plessis and Tremont.
This page in French: Visitez Saint-Germain-le-Vieux