Bouer tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bouer in Sarthe

Photo is of La Ferte-Bernard at 12 km from Bouer

Visit Bouer: highlights and tourist information

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Bouer is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Bouer in Pays de la Loire.

Popular places to visit nearby include La Ferte-Bernard at 12 km and Nogent-le-Rotrou at 30 km.

Bouer, France: places to visit and attractions

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

La Ferte-Bernard

La Ferte-Bernard

at 12 km (direction north-north-east)

The medieval character and picturesque setting make La Ferté-Bernard one of our favourite towns...

See La Ferte-Bernard guide


at 30 km (direction north-east), in the Eure-et-Loir department

Within the Perche Regional Natural Park, in Nogent-le-Rotrou you can discover the castle and...

See Nogent-le-Rotrou guide
Le Mans

Le Mans

at 33 km (direction west)

Le Mans is best known for its famous car race, but also has a...

See Le Mans guide


at 33 km (direction north-north-west), in the Orne department

Belleme is one of several small attractive villages within the Perche Natural Regional Park...

See Belleme guide
Le Perche

Le Perche

at 37 km (direction north-north-east), in the Orne department

The peaceful countryside of the Perche Natural Regional Park has lots of opportunities to...

See Le Perche guide


at 40 km (direction west-north-west)

It is the countryside around Beaumont-sur-Sarthe that is the main attraction, but the town...

See Beaumont-sur-Sarthe guide


Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction south-east), in the Loir-et-Cher department

With a river and ancient bridge below and an ancient castle above Lavardin, it...

See Lavardin guide


at 46 km (direction east-south-east), in the Loir-et-Cher department

Now listed as a 'town of art and history', Vendome retains many monuments from...

See Vendome guide


at 49 km (direction east-south-east), in the Orne department

There are several places of historic interest to discover here at Mortagne-au-Perche, within the...

See Mortagne-au-Perche guide


at 50 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Fresnay-sur-Sarthe guide


at 55 km (direction west-north-west), in the Orne department

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

See Alencon guide
Chateau du Lude

Chateau du Lude

Castle at 60 km (direction south-west)

The Chateau de Lude and its lovely gardens are the closest of the Loire...

See Chateau du Lude guide

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Markets in and near Bouer

  • Vibraye: market Friday (8km)
  • Connerre: market Wednesday (11km)
  • La Ferte-Bernard: market Saturday & Monday (12km)
  • Souday: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Saint-Calais: market Thursday all day & Sunday (19km)
  • Le Theil: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Mondoubleau: market Saturday & Monday all day (23km)
  • Savigny-sur-Braye: market Tuesday (26km)
  • La Bazoche-Gouet: market Saturday (27km)

More information about Bouer, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Bouer, France

What to do at Bouer? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Bouer.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (28km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (33km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Poncé (36km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (40km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (41km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (46km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cogners (24km)
  • Coulaines (32km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (41km)

Geography and distances

Bouer is in the north-west of France at 33 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Bouer is 153 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bouer

Canton: Tuffé

Arrondissement: Mamers

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72390

Distance to Bouer

from Le Mans (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 153 km

from Calais: 331 km

from Nice: 707 km

from Bordeaux: 372 km

from Strasbourg: 529 km

Getting here

Most visitors get here by car having taken a ferry, probably to Saint-Malo or Caen, and then a drive of around 2 - 3 hours. For driving distances to Bouer from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boesse-le-Sec, Dollon, Lamnay, Lavare, Le Luart, Saint-Maixent, Sceaux-sur-Huisne, Villaines-la-Gonais and Vouvray-sur-Huisne.

This page in French: Visiter Bouer