Arconnay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Arconnay in Sarthe

Visit Arconnay: highlights and tourist information

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Arconnay is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 43 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Arconnay is 174 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Alencon at 4 km and Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Arconnay, 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 Arconnay in Pays de la Loire.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Arconnay

Markets in and near Arconnay

  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (4km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (14km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (21km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (24km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (28km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (31km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (35km)

More information about Arconnay, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Arconnay, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (25km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (25km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (44km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (30km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (12km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (13km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (17km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (17km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (42km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Arconnay

Canton: Saint-Paterne

Arrondissement: Mamers

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72610

Distance to Arconnay

from Le Mans (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 174 km

from Calais: 311 km

from Nice: 761 km

from Bordeaux: 399 km

from Strasbourg: 565 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alencon, Berus, Bethon, Bourg-le-Roi, Cerise, Champfleur, Chenay, Cherisay, Conde-sur-Sarthe, Damigny, Gesnes-le-Gandelin, Heloup, Le Chevain, Mieuxce, Oisseau-le-Petit, Saint-Germain-du-Corbeis and Saint-Paterne.

This page in French: Visiter Arconnay