Avrilly tourism and travel guide

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Visit Avrilly: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Avrilly is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 54 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Avrilly is 220 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Domfront at 6 km and Bagnoles de l'Orne at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Avrilly, 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 Avrilly 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 Avrilly

Markets in and near Avrilly

  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (15km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (20km)
  • Gorron: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (25km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (26km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (33km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (35km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (35km)

More information about Avrilly, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Avrilly, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (34km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (40km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - Couesnon (41km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (43km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (44km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (44km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (45km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (54km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (56km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (9km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (17km)
  • Juvigne (46km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Avrilly

Canton: Domfront

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61700

Distance to Avrilly

from Alencon (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 220 km

from Calais: 321 km

from Nice: 811 km

from Bordeaux: 412 km

from Strasbourg: 615 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaulandais, Ceauce, Domfront, La Baroche-sous-Luce, Lore, Luce, Perrou, Saint-Brice, Saint-Denis-de-Villenette, Saint-Gilles-Des-Marais and Sept-Forges.

This page in French: Visiter Avrilly