Bagnoles-de-l'Orne tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: The town of Bagnoles-de-l'Orne is very pleasant, and well known as a spa town

Bagnoles-de-l'Orne is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Bagnoles-de-l'Orne. For detailed visitor information see the Bagnoles-de-l'Orne travel guide.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Bagnoles-de-l'Orne in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lassay-les-Chateaux at 15 km and Domfront at 17 km.

Bagnoles-de-l'Orne, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Bagnoles de l\'Orne

Bagnoles de l'Orne

less than one km (direction south-west)

The town of Bagnoles-de-l'Orne is very pleasant, and well known as a spa town...

See Bagnoles de l'Orne guide


at 15 km (direction south-south-west), in the Mayenne department

Small town with two 15th century castles and a popular public garden...

See Lassay-les-Chateaux guide


at 17 km (direction west)

The castle forms an excellent backdrop to the cobbled streets in the old town...

See Domfront guide
Mayenne (town)

Mayenne (town)

at 31 km (direction south-west), in the Mayenne department

Quite a small town, the highlight of a visit to Mayenne is the nearby...

See Mayenne (town) guide
Les Jardins de la Mansoniere

Les Jardins de la Mansoniere

Garden at 33 km (direction east-south-east)

Les Jardins de la Mansoniere is a lovely garden in the charming village of...

See Les Jardins de la Mansoniere guide


Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction east-south-east)

Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei is a very pretty village in the Regional Natural Park of Normandie-Marne....

See Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei guide


at 34 km (direction south-south-west), in the Mayenne department

Here in Jublains you can visit the roman ruins of the ancient city that...

See Jublains guide


at 36 km (direction east-north-east)

Despite extensive war time damage Argentan has retained several sites of interest...

See Argentan guide
Les Jardins des Renaudies

Les Jardins des Renaudies

Garden at 36 km (direction west-south-west), in the Mayenne department

Les Jardins des Renaudies is a pretty garden in north-west France...

See Les Jardins des Renaudies guide


at 40 km (direction east-south-east)

There are several sites of historical interest in Alencon, best known as a centre...

See Alencon guide


at 41 km (direction north-north-east), in the Calvados department

Best known for its castle, Falaise also has several other interesting monuments in the...

See Falaise guide


at 44 km (direction east)

The cathedral is the famous attraction at Sees, but there are other sites of...

See Sees guide


at 44 km (direction east-south-east), in the Sarthe department

The traditional market hall and remains of a medieval castle, and the river and...

See Fresnay-sur-Sarthe guide


at 45 km (direction south), in the Mayenne department

The highlight here at Evron is the Abbey of Notre Dame, in particular the...

See Evron guide

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Markets in and near Bagnoles-de-l'Orne

Market days in Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: weekly market: Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday;

  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (0km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (5km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (16km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (25km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (32km)
  • Gorron: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (34km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (36km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (39km)

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

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

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (19km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (16km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (34km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Signal d'Écouves (33km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (34km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (35km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (22km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (23km)

Geography and distances

Bagnoles-de-l'Orne is in the north of France at 40 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Bagnoles-de-l'Orne is 206 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bagnoles-de-l'Orne

Canton: Juvigny-sous-Andaine

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61140

Distance to Bagnoles-de-l'Orne

from Alencon (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 206 km

from Calais: 312 km

from Nice: 801 km

from Bordeaux: 414 km

from Strasbourg: 600 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Antoigny, Couterne, Geneslay, Haleine, La Chapelle-d'Andaine, La Ferte-Mace, Saint-Maurice-du-Desert, Saint-Michel-Des-Andaines, Saint-Ouen-le-Brisoult and Tesse-Froulay.

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