Aubusson tourism and travel guide

Photo of Aubusson in Orne

Visit Aubusson: highlights and tourist information

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Aubusson is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 62 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Aubusson is 213 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Domfront at 22 km and Vire at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Aubusson, 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 Aubusson in Normandy.

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

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Aubusson

Markets in and near Aubusson

  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (4km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (7km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (16km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Vire: market Friday (25km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (26km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (27km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (27km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (29km)

More information about Aubusson, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Aubusson, France

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

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) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (41km)
  • Sassy (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (16km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (36km)
  • Roches de Ham (45km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (45km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (47km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (50km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (51km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (62km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (34km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (42km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (35km)
  • Domjean (42km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (28km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Aubusson

Canton: Flers-Nord

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61100

Distance to Aubusson

from Alencon (prefecture): 62 km

from Paris: 213 km

from Calais: 296 km

from Nice: 824 km

from Bordeaux: 439 km

from Strasbourg: 609 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Athis-de-l'Orne, Caligny, Cerisy-Belle-Etoile, Flers, La Bazoque, La Lande-Patry, La Selle-la-Forge, Montilly-sur-Noireau, Ronfeugerai, Saint-Paul and Sainte-Honorine-la-Chardonne.

This page in French: Visiter Aubusson