Saint-Leger-sur-Sarthe tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Leger-sur-Sarthe: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Leger-sur-Sarthe is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 20 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Saint-Leger-sur-Sarthe is 153 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mortagne-au-Perche at 15 km and Sees at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Leger-sur-Sarthe, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Saint-Leger-sur-Sarthe in Normandy.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Saint-Leger-sur-Sarthe

Markets in and near Saint-Leger-sur-Sarthe

  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (1km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (15km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (17km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (17km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (21km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (25km)
  • Longny-Au-Perche: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Remalard: market Monday (33km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (34km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (35km)

More information about Saint-Leger-sur-Sarthe, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Saint-Leger-sur-Sarthe, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Leger-sur-Sarthe.

Most beautiful villages in France

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National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (37km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (35km)
  • Normandie-Maine (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (30km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (33km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (13km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (21km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (23km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (35km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (25km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Leger-sur-Sarthe

Canton: Mêle-sur-Sarthe

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61170

Distance to Saint-Leger-sur-Sarthe

from Alencon (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 153 km

from Calais: 293 km

from Nice: 755 km

from Bordeaux: 414 km

from Strasbourg: 545 km

Getting here

Saint-Leger-sur-Sarthe is in the north of France. Most visitors arrive in one of the cross-channel ferry ports with Caen being especially close, typically within an hours drive. For driving distances to Saint-Leger-sur-Sarthe from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Saint-Leger-sur-Sarthe): Aunay-les-Bois, Barville, Bleves, Bure, Coulonges-sur-Sarthe, Laleu, Le Mele-sur-Sarthe, Les Ventes-de-Bourse, Marchemaisons, Roullee, Saint-Aubin-d'Appenai, Saint-Julien-sur-Sarthe, Saint-Quentin-de-Blavou and Vidai.

This page in French: Visitez Saint-Leger-sur-Sarthe