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Saint-Léger-sur-Sarthe tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Léger-sur-Sarthe in Orne

Photo of Mortagne-au-Perche at 15 km from Saint-Léger-sur-Sarthe

Visit Saint-Léger-sur-Sarthe: Highlights and Tourist Information

Saint-Léger-sur-Sarthe is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 20 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Léger-sur-Sarthe is 153 km 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.

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

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Saint-Léger-sur-Sarthe. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.

photo of Mortagne-au-Perche
Mortagne-au-Perche 15km
photo of Alencon
Alencon 20km
photo of Belleme
Belleme 22km
photo of Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei
Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei 32km
photo of Fresnay-sur-Sarthe
Fresnay-sur-Sarthe 34km
photo of Beaumont-sur-Sarthe
Beaumont-sur-Sarthe 34km
photo of Le Perche
Le Perche 35km
photo of Argentan
Argentan 38km
photo of Nogent-le-Rotrou
Nogent-le-Rotrou 41km
photo of La Ferte-Bernard
La Ferte-Bernard 42km
photo of Falaise
Falaise 58km

Map of places to visit near Saint-Léger-sur-Sarthe and location information

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More information about Saint-Léger-sur-Sarthe & region

Orne (local department)

Normandy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Saint-Léger-sur-Sarthe

Local markets

  • 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)

Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Léger-sur-Sarthe, 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-Léger-sur-Sarthe and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei (32km)

National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (37km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Argentan (38km); Nogent-le-Rotrou (41km)

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)

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

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Léger-sur-Sarthe

Canton: Mêle-sur-Sarthe

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61170

Distance to Saint-Léger-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-Léger-sur-Sarthe 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-Léger-sur-Sarthe from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have found 14 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of 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-Léger-sur-Sarthe



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