Saint-Nicolas-de-Sommaire tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Nicolas-de-Sommaire: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Nicolas-de-Sommaire is situated in the Orne, Normandy region, in the north of France at 57 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Nicolas-de-Sommaire is 128 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mortagne-au-Perche at 33 km and Sees at 39 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Nicolas-de-Sommaire, 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-Nicolas-de-Sommaire in Normandy. 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-Nicolas-de-Sommaire

Markets in and near Saint-Nicolas-de-Sommaire

  • Vitrai-sous-Laigle: market Tuesday (13km)
  • La Barre-en-Ouche: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Breteuil: market Wednesday (23km)
  • La Ferriere-sur-Risle: market Sunday (23km)
  • Verneuil-sur-Avre: market Saturday (25km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (25km)
  • Orbec: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Conches-en-Ouche: market Thursday (30km)
  • Bernay: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)

More information about Saint-Nicolas-de-Sommaire, Normandy

Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Nicolas-de-Sommaire, 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-Nicolas-de-Sommaire and wondering what to do next!

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum d'Harcourt (42km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château du Champ de Bataille (44km) [Map]
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (44km) [Map]
  • Sassy (47km) [Map]
  • Boutemont (50km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt d'Écouves (50km) [Map]
  • Signal d'Écouves (51km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (28km) [Map]

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (25km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (46km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Nicolas-de-Sommaire

Canton: Ferté-Frênel

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61550

Distance to Saint-Nicolas-de-Sommaire

from Alencon (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 128 km

from Calais: 254 km

from Nice: 764 km

from Bordeaux: 451 km

from Strasbourg: 525 km

Getting here

Saint-Nicolas-de-Sommaire 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-Nicolas-de-Sommaire from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Saint-Nicolas-de-Sommaire): Couvains, Gauville, Glos-la-Ferriere, Juignettes, Saint-Antonin-de-Sommaire and Saint-Martin-d'Ecublei.

This page in French: Visitez Saint-Nicolas-de-Sommaire