Taillebois tourism and travel guide

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Visit Taillebois: highlights and tourist information

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Taillebois is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 56 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Taillebois is 203 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Falaise at 20 km and Bagnoles de l'Orne at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Taillebois, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Taillebois in Normandy.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Taillebois

Markets in and near Taillebois

  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (10km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (12km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (20km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (21km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (24km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (27km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (29km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)
  • Vire: market Friday (34km)

More information about Taillebois, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Taillebois, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Taillebois.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (34km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (43km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (33km)
  • Sassy (35km)
  • Plantbessin (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (12km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (41km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (43km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (44km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (45km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (46km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (55km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (35km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (40km)
  • Domjean (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (33km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Taillebois

Canton: Athis-de-l'Orne

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61100

Distance to Taillebois

from Alencon (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 203 km

from Calais: 289 km

from Nice: 819 km

from Bordeaux: 441 km

from Strasbourg: 600 km

Getting here

Taillebois is in the north of France. Most visitors arrive in one of the cross-channel ferry ports with Caen being especially close, typically within an hours drive. For driving distances to Taillebois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Taillebois): Athis-de-l'Orne, Berjou, Breel, La Carneille, La Lande-Saint-Simeon, Le Mesnil-Villement, Les Tourailles, Menil-Hubert-sur-Orne, Notre-Dame-du-Rocher, Ronfeugerai, Saint-Philbert-sur-Orne, Sainte-Honorine-la-Chardonne, Sainte-Honorine-la-Guillaume and Segrie-Fontaine.

This page in French: Visitez Taillebois