Athis-de-l'Orne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Athis-de-l'Orne: highlights and tourist information

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Athis-de-l'Orne is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 61 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Athis-de-l'Orne is 208 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Falaise at 24 km and Domfront at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Athis-de-l'Orne, 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 Athis-de-l'Orne 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 Athis-de-l'Orne

Markets in and near Athis-de-l'Orne

  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (6km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (16km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (24km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (25km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (27km)
  • Vire: market Friday (28km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (29km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (32km)

More information about Athis-de-l'Orne, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Athis-de-l'Orne, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Athis-de-l'Orne.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (43km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (36km)
  • Sassy (41km)
  • Plantbessin (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (11km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (40km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (41km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (43km)
  • Roches de Ham (46km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (49km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (51km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (51km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (32km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (39km)
  • Domjean (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (28km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Athis-de-l'Orne

Canton: Athis-de-l'Orne

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61430

Distance to Athis-de-l'Orne

from Alencon (prefecture): 61 km

from Paris: 208 km

from Calais: 291 km

from Nice: 823 km

from Bordeaux: 442 km

from Strasbourg: 605 km

Getting here

Athis-de-l'Orne 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 Athis-de-l'Orne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubusson, Berjou, Cahan, Conde-sur-Noireau, La Carneille, La Lande-Saint-Simeon, Montilly-sur-Noireau, Ronfeugerai, Saint-Pierre-du-Regard, Sainte-Honorine-la-Chardonne and Taillebois.

This page in French: Visiter Athis-de-l'Orne