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Sées tourism, attractions and travel guide

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Visit Sées: Highlights and Tourist Information

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).

Popular places to visit nearby: these include Alencon at 20 km and Argentan at 21 km . For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Sées tourism: selected places to visit and attractions

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.

photo of Alencon
Alencon 20km
photo of Argentan
Argentan 21km
photo of Mortagne-au-Perche
Mortagne-au-Perche 29km
photo of Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei
Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei 30km
photo of Fresnay-sur-Sarthe
Fresnay-sur-Sarthe 38km
photo of Belleme
Belleme 38km
photo of Falaise
Falaise 42km
photo of Beaumont-sur-Sarthe
Beaumont-sur-Sarthe 42km
photo of Bagnoles de l'Orne
Bagnoles de l'Orne 44km

Map of places to visit near Sées and location information

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Markets in and near Sées

Market days in Sées: weekly market: Saturday;

Local markets

  • Sees: market Saturday (0km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (20km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (21km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (28km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (29km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (32km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (35km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (38km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (39km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (41km)
  • Vitrai-sous-Laigle: market Tuesday (41km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (42km)
  • Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (43km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (44km)
  • La Barre-en-Ouche: market Wednesday (52km)
  • Le Theil: market Wednesday (54km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Sées, 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.

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei (30km)

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)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sées

Canton: Sées

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61500

Distance to Sées

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

Close by

We have 8 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Sees): Aunou-sur-Orne, Belfonds, Chailloue, La Chapelle-Pres-Sees, Le Bouillon, Mace, Neauphe-sous-Essai and Neuville-Pres-Sees.

Getting here

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



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