Photo of Argentan at 19 km from Saint-Gervais-des-Sablons
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).
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Saint-Gervais-des-Sablons. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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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! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
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)
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
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