Photo of Argentan at 18 km from Saint-Pierre-la-Rivière
Saint-Pierre-la-Rivière 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-Rivière is 158 km from Paris).
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Saint-Pierre-la-Rivière. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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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-Rivière 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)
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-Rivière 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-Rivière 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-Rivière