Tinchebray tourism and travel guide

Photo of Tinchebray in Orne

Visit Tinchebray: highlights and tourist information

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Tinchebray is situated in the Orne, Normandy region, in the north of France at 71 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Tinchebray is 226 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vire at 14 km and Domfront at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Tinchebray, France: places to visit and attractions

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


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Map of places to visit near Tinchebray

Markets in and near Tinchebray

  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Vire: market Friday (13km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (16km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (28km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (29km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Brecey: market Friday (32km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (33km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (33km)

More information about Tinchebray, Normandy

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

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (48km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (49km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (55km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (23km) [Map]
  • Rochers des Parcs (25km) [Map]
  • Roches de Ham (37km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Fougères (52km) [Map]

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (35km) [Map]
  • Villers-Bocage (35km) [Map]
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (37km) [Map]
  • Ducey (44km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (31km) [Map]
  • Domjean (33km) [Map]
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (44km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (26km) [Map]
  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (44km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tinchebray

Canton: Tinchebray

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61800

Distance to Tinchebray

from Alencon (prefecture): 71 km

from Paris: 226 km

from Calais: 305 km

from Nice: 833 km

from Bordeaux: 437 km

from Strasbourg: 623 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Tinchebray): Bernieres-le-Patry, Chanu, Clairefougere, Frenes, Le Menil-Ciboult, Montsecret, Saint-Cornier-Des-Landes, Saint-Jean-Des-Bois, Saint-Pierre-d'Entremont, Truttemer-le-Petit and Yvrandes.

This page in French: Visitez Tinchebray