Saint-Paul tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Paul in Orne

Visit Saint-Paul: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Saint-Paul on map of France

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).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vire at 22 km and Bagnoles de l'Orne at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Paul, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Saint-Paul. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.

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

Map of places to visit near Saint-Paul and location information

More information about Saint-Paul & region

Orne (local department)

Normandy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Saint-Paul

Local markets

  • 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.

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei (59km)

National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Domfront (17km); Argentan (45km)

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

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Paul

Canton: Flers-Sud

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61100

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

Getting here

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.

We have 10 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Paul): Aubusson, Chanu, Flers, Frenes, La Bazoque, La Chapelle-Au-Moine, La Chapelle-Biche, La Lande-Patry, Landisacq and Larchamp.

This page in French: Visitez Saint-Paul

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