Location: Saint-Maurice-du-Désert is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 41 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Maurice-du-Désert is 203 km from Paris).
Note: The photo above was taken in Bagnoles de l'Orne at 7 km from Saint-Maurice-du-Désert
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Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Saint-Maurice-du-Désert. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
If you are planning a visit we suggest you see our hotel search (from a leading hotel agent and with a great selection of hotels and a best price promise).
For a longer visit popular choices include holiday apartments - we suggest holiday villages in 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-Maurice-du-Désert and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (18km)
Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (18km)
Remarkable gardens Sassy (30km)
Sites of natural beauty Signal d'Écouves (32km); Rochers des Parcs (34km); Forêt d'Écouves (34km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (37km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Fraimbault (27km); Saint-Loup-du-Gast (29km)
from Alencon (local prefecture): 41 km
from Paris: 203 km
from Calais: 306 km
from Nice: 803 km
from Bordeaux: 420 km
from Strasbourg: 598 km
We have found 9 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Maurice-du-Desert): Bagnoles-de-l'Orne, Beauvain, La Coulonche, La Ferte-Mace, La Sauvagere, Le Grais, Lonlay-le-Tesson, Magny-le-Desert and Saint-Michel-Des-Andaines.
Orne 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-Maurice-du-Désert from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Saint-Maurice-du-Désert