Tanville tourism and travel guide

Photo of Tanville in Orne

Visit Tanville: highlights and tourist information

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Tanville is situated in the Orne, Normandy region, in the north of France at 17 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Tanville is 175 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sees at 13 km and Alencon at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Tanville, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Tanville in Normandy. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Orne

Map of places to visit near Tanville

Markets in and near Tanville

  • Sees: market Saturday (13km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (16km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (20km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (26km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (27km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (31km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (31km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (31km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (32km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (32km)

More information about Tanville, Normandy

Tourist attractions to visit near Tanville, 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 Tanville and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (12km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (19km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (11km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Signal d'Écouves (3km) [Map]
  • Forêt d'Écouves (5km) [Map]
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (24km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Perseigne (26km) [Map]
  • Rochers des Parcs (51km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (48km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tanville

Canton: Sées

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61500

Distance to Tanville

from Alencon (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 175 km

from Calais: 296 km

from Nice: 778 km

from Bordeaux: 417 km

from Strasbourg: 570 km

Getting here

Tanville 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 Tanville from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Tanville): Fontenai-les-Louvets, La Ferriere-Bechet, La Lande-de-Goult, Le Cercueil, Longuenoe, Saint-Didier-sous-Ecouves and Saint-Hilaire-la-Gerard.

This page in French: Visitez Tanville