Ancinnes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ancinnes: highlights and tourist information

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Ancinnes is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 39 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Ancinnes is 169 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Alencon at 9 km and Fresnay-sur-Sarthe at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ancinnes, 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 Ancinnes in Pays de la Loire.

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


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Map of places to visit near Ancinnes

Markets in and near Ancinnes

  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (10km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (14km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (15km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (26km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (31km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (32km)

More information about Ancinnes, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Ancinnes, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (33km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (33km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (40km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (35km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (44km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (46km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (7km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (19km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (21km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (23km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (38km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ancinnes

Canton: Saint-Paterne

Arrondissement: Mamers

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72610

Distance to Ancinnes

from Le Mans (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 169 km

from Calais: 311 km

from Nice: 753 km

from Bordeaux: 397 km

from Strasbourg: 558 km

Getting here

Ancinnes is in the north-west of France. Most visitors get here by car having taken a ferry, probably to Saint-Malo or Caen, and then a drive of around 2 - 3 hours. For driving distances to Ancinnes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bourg-le-Roi, Champfleur, Cherisay, Les Mees, Livet-en-Saosnois, Louvigny, Neufchatel-en-Saosnois, Rouesse-Fontaine, Saint-Paterne, Saint-Remy-du-Val and Saint-Rigomer-Des-Bois.

This page in French: Visiter Ancinnes