Berjou tourism and travel guide

Photo of Berjou in Orne

Visit Berjou: highlights and tourist information

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Berjou is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 63 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Berjou is 207 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Falaise at 22 km and Vire at 30 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Berjou, 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 Berjou 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 Berjou

Markets in and near Berjou

  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (5km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (19km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (21km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (22km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Vire: market Friday (30km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (31km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (33km)

More information about Berjou, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Berjou, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (40km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (44km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (38km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (33km)
  • Sassy (41km)
  • Plantbessin (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (7km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (37km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (38km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (41km)
  • Roches de Ham (46km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (46km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (48km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (50km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (52km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (29km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (42km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (43km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (26km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Berjou

Canton: Athis-de-l'Orne

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61430

Distance to Berjou

from Alencon (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 207 km

from Calais: 287 km

from Nice: 825 km

from Bordeaux: 446 km

from Strasbourg: 604 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Athis-de-l'Orne, Cahan, Conde-sur-Noireau, Cossesseville, La Lande-Saint-Simeon, Le Bo, Menil-Hubert-sur-Orne, Pont-d'Ouilly, Proussy, Saint-Denis-de-Mere, Saint-Pierre-du-Regard, Sainte-Honorine-la-Chardonne, Segrie-Fontaine and Taillebois.

This page in French: Visiter Berjou