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

Photo of Saint-Leger-sur-Sarthe in Orne

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

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

Location of Saint-Leger-sur-Sarthe on map of France

Saint-Leger-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-Leger-sur-Sarthe is 153 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sees at 17 km and Alencon at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Leger-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-Leger-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

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Orne

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

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

Orne (local department)

Normandy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Saint-Leger-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-Leger-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-Leger-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-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-challen 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 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-Leger-sur-Sarthe



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