Saint-Maurice-du-Desert tourism and travel guide
Visit Saint-Maurice-du-Desert: highlights and tourist information
Saint-Maurice-du-Desert 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-Desert is 203 km from Paris).
Saint-Maurice-du-Desert, 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-Maurice-du-Desert. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Map of places to visit near Saint-Maurice-du-Desert
More information about Saint-Maurice-du-Desert & region
Markets in and near Saint-Maurice-du-Desert
- La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (3km)
- Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (6km)
- Briouze: market Monday (10km)
- Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
- Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (29km)
- Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (30km)
- Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (31km)
- Falaise: market Saturday (35km)
- Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (38km)
- Gorron: market Wednesday (38km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Maurice-du-Desert, 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-Desert 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); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (48km); Parc et jardin de Clivoy (56km)
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)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (51km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Saint-Maurice-du-Desert
from Alencon (prefecture): 41 km
from Paris: 203 km
from Calais: 306 km
from Nice: 803 km
from Bordeaux: 420 km
from Strasbourg: 598 km
Saint-Maurice-du-Desert 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-Desert from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
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.
This page in French: Visitez Saint-Maurice-du-Desert