Saint-Pierre-la-Riviere tourism and travel guide
Visit Saint-Pierre-la-Riviere: highlights and tourist information
Saint-Pierre-la-Riviere is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 45 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Pierre-la-Riviere is 158 km from Paris).
Saint-Pierre-la-Riviere, 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-Pierre-la-Riviere. 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-Pierre-la-Riviere
More information about Saint-Pierre-la-Riviere & region
Markets in and near Saint-Pierre-la-Riviere
- Trun: market Thursday (12km)
- Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
- Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (25km)
- Sees: market Saturday (25km)
- Orbec: market Wednesday (27km)
- Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (27km)
- Falaise: market Saturday (29km)
- Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (33km)
- Lisieux: market Saturday all day (36km)
- Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (37km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Pierre-la-Riviere, 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-Pierre-la-Riviere and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (39km); Abbey of Bec-Hellouin (59km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Argentan (18km)
Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (48km)
Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (57km)
Remarkable gardens Sassy (22km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (27km); Boutemont (40km); Arboretum d'Harcourt (58km); Jardin de la petite Rochelle (62km)
Sites of natural beauty Forêt d'Écouves (33km); Signal d'Écouves (33km); Prairie (Caen) (56km); Jardin des plantes de Caen (57km)
Towns of Art and history Orbec (27km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Tourouvre (43km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Lisieux (41km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Saint-Pierre-la-Riviere
from Alencon (prefecture): 45 km
from Paris: 158 km
from Calais: 264 km
from Nice: 787 km
from Bordeaux: 447 km
from Strasbourg: 555 km
Saint-Pierre-la-Riviere 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-Pierre-la-Riviere from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 13 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Pierre-la-Riviere): Aubry-le-Panthou, Avernes-sous-Exmes, Chambois, Champosoult, Coudehard, Courmenil, La Fresnaie-Fayel, Menil-Hubert-en-Exmes, Mont-Ormel, Ommeel, Roiville, Survie and Villebadin.
This page in French: Visitez Saint-Pierre-la-Riviere