Saint-Gervais-Des-Sablons tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Gervais-Des-Sablons: highlights and tourist information

Saint-Gervais-Des-Sablons is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 53 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Gervais-Des-Sablons is 166 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Falaise at 20 km and Cambremer at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Gervais-Des-Sablons, 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-Gervais-Des-Sablons. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


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More information about Saint-Gervais-Des-Sablons & region

Markets in and near Saint-Gervais-Des-Sablons

Local markets

  • Trun: market Thursday (8km)
  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (15km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (20km)
  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (22km)
  • Orbec: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Lisieux: market Saturday all day (29km)
  • Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (34km)
  • Troarn: market Saturday (36km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Gervais-Des-Sablons, 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-Gervais-Des-Sablons and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Beuvron (33km)

National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Argentan (19km)

Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (45km)

Remarkable gardens Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (15km); Sassy (27km); Boutemont (33km)

Sites of natural beauty Signal d'Écouves (39km); Rochers des Parcs (39km); Forêt d'Écouves (40km); Prairie (Caen) (44km); Pegasus Bridge (46km); Jardin des plantes de Caen (46km)

Towns of Art and history Orbec (27km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Tourouvre (55km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Cabourg (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Lisieux (35km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Gervais-Des-Sablons

Canton: Trun

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61160

Distance to Saint-Gervais-Des-Sablons

from Alencon (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 166 km

from Calais: 261 km

from Nice: 799 km

from Bordeaux: 455 km

from Strasbourg: 563 km

Getting here

Saint-Gervais-Des-Sablons 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-Gervais-Des-Sablons from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Gervais-Des-Sablons): Crouttes, Ecorches, Fontaine-les-Bassets, Le Renouard, Les Autels-Saint-Bazile, Les Champeaux, Louvieres-en-Auge and Montreuil-la-Cambe.

This page in French: Visitez Saint-Gervais-Des-Sablons