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.
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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