Saint-Leonard-Des-Parcs tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Leonard-Des-Parcs in Orne

Visit Saint-Leonard-Des-Parcs: highlights and tourist information

Saint-Leonard-Des-Parcs is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 27 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Leonard-Des-Parcs is 153 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mortagne-au-Perche at 23 km and Argentan at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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


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

Markets in and near Saint-Leonard-Des-Parcs

Local markets

  • Sees: market Saturday (9km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (23km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (27km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (28km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (29km)
  • Vitrai-sous-Laigle: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (33km)
  • Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (36km)

More information about Saint-Leonard-Des-Parcs & region

Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Leonard-Des-Parcs, 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-Leonard-Des-Parcs and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (34km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (41km) [Map]
  • Perche (46km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (21km) [Map]
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (43km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (47km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt d'Écouves (20km) [Map]
  • Signal d'Écouves (21km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Perseigne (26km) [Map]
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (41km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (43km) [Map]

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (27km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Leonard-Des-Parcs

Canton: Courtomer

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61390

Distance to Saint-Leonard-Des-Parcs

from Alencon (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 153 km

from Calais: 280 km

from Nice: 768 km

from Bordeaux: 428 km

from Strasbourg: 548 km

Getting here

Saint-Leonard-Des-Parcs 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-Leonard-Des-Parcs from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Leonard-Des-Parcs): Aunou-sur-Orne, Brullemail, Courtomer, Gapree, Godisson, La Genevraie, Le Chalange, Neuville-Pres-Sees, Saint-Germain-le-Vieux and Tremont.

This page in French: Visitez Saint-Leonard-Des-Parcs