Saint-Paul tourism and travel guide
Visit Saint-Paul: highlights and tourist information
Saint-Paul is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 64 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Paul is 219 km from Paris).
Saint-Paul, 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-Paul. 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-Paul
More information about Saint-Paul & region
Markets in and near Saint-Paul
- Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
- Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (13km)
- Briouze: market Monday (20km)
- Vire: market Friday (21km)
- Sourdeval: market Tuesday (21km)
- Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (26km)
- La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (27km)
- Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (29km)
- Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (31km)
- Falaise: market Saturday (36km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Paul, 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-Paul and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (41km)
Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (41km)
Remarkable gardens Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (49km)
Sites of natural beauty Rochers des Parcs (22km); Forêt de Saint-Sever (31km); Roches de Ham (44km); Forêt de Fougères (55km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (60km)
Towns of Art and history Fougeres (60km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Villers-Bocage (38km); Torigni-sur-Vire (41km); Villedieu-les-Poeles (45km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Fraimbault (29km); Saint-Loup-du-Gast (40km); Domjean (40km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (30km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Saint-Paul
from Alencon (prefecture): 64 km
from Paris: 219 km
from Calais: 303 km
from Nice: 826 km
from Bordeaux: 434 km
from Strasbourg: 615 km
Saint-Paul 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-Paul from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Saint-Paul