Location: Sainte-Opportune is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 51 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Sainte-Opportune is 203 km from Paris).
Note: The photo above was taken in Bagnoles de l'Orne at 21 km from Sainte-Opportune
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Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Sainte-Opportune. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
If you are planning a visit we suggest you see our hotel search (from a leading hotel agent and with a great selection of hotels and a best price promise).
For a longer visit popular choices include holiday apartments - we suggest holiday villages in 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 Sainte-Opportune and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (28km)
Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (32km)
Remarkable gardens Sassy (32km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (37km)
Sites of natural beauty Rochers des Parcs (19km); Signal d'Écouves (39km); Forêt d'Écouves (42km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Villers-Bocage (41km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Fraimbault (35km); Saint-Loup-du-Gast (42km)
zoo or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (38km)
from Alencon (local prefecture): 51 km
from Paris: 203 km
from Calais: 294 km
from Nice: 814 km
from Bordeaux: 434 km
from Strasbourg: 600 km
We have 13 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Sainte-Opportune): Bellou-en-Houlme, Briouze, Chenedouit, Cramenil, Durcet, Echalou, La Carneille, Landigou, Les Tourailles, Notre-Dame-du-Rocher, Pointel, Ronfeugerai and Sainte-Honorine-la-Guillaume.
Orne 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 Sainte-Opportune from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Sainte-Opportune