IMPORTANT: this page features a summary of nearby highlights that you might like to explore. For detailed visitor information for Sées see the Sées travel guide
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).
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.
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Market days in Sées: weekly market: Saturday;
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); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (46km); Jardin de la petite Rochelle (48km)
Sites of natural beauty Forêt d'Écouves (10km); Signal d'Écouves (12km); Forêt de Perseigne (23km); Mont du Haut-Fourché (33km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Tourouvre (35km)
from Alencon (prefecture): 20 km
from Paris: 162 km
from Calais: 287 km
from Nice: 771 km
from Bordeaux: 423 km
from Strasbourg: 557 km
Sées 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