Belfonds tourism and travel guide

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Visit Belfonds: highlights and tourist information

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Belfonds is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 20 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Belfonds is 166 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sees at 4 km and Haras du Pin at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Belfonds, 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 Belfonds 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 Belfonds

Markets in and near Belfonds

  • Sees: market Saturday (4km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (20km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (26km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (33km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (34km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (35km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (37km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (37km)

More information about Belfonds, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Belfonds, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (21km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (28km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (10km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt d'Écouves (8km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (9km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (25km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (32km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (39km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Belfonds

Canton: Sées

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61500

Distance to Belfonds

from Alencon (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 166 km

from Calais: 288 km

from Nice: 775 km

from Bordeaux: 423 km

from Strasbourg: 561 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chailloue, La Chapelle-Pres-Sees, La Ferriere-Bechet, Le Bouillon, Mace, Marcei, Montmerrei, Mortree, Saint-Hilaire-la-Gerard and Sees.

This page in French: Visiter Belfonds