IMPORTANT: this page features a summary of local highlights.
For detailed visitor information see Sées travel guide
Location: Sées is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 20 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Sées is 162 km from Paris).
Note: The photo above was taken in Alencon at 20 km from Sées
Market days: weekly market: Saturday;
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Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Sées. 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 Sées and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (24km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Argentan (21km)
Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (32km)
Remarkable gardens Sassy (14km)
Sites of natural beauty Forêt d'Écouves (10km); Signal d'Écouves (12km); Forêt de Perseigne (23km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (33km)
from Alencon (local prefecture): 20 km
from Paris: 162 km
from Calais: 287 km
from Nice: 771 km
from Bordeaux: 423 km
from Strasbourg: 557 km
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 Sées from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Sées