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Brethel tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Mortagne-au-Perche at 22 km from Brethel

Visit Brethel: highlights and tourist information

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Brethel is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Mortagne-au-Perche at 22 km and Haras du Pin at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Brethel, 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 Brethel in Normandy.

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

Mortagne-au-Perche

Mortagne-au-Perche

at 22 km (direction south)

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

See Mortagne-au-Perche guide
Haras du Pin

Haras du Pin

at 29 km (direction west)

The Haras du Pin is the oldest of the national horse training...

See Haras du Pin guide
Sees

Sees

at 30 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Sees guide
Chateau de Beaumesnil

Chateau de Beaumesnil

Castle at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Eure department

The Chateau de Beaumesnil is a baroque style castle surrounded by park...

See Chateau de Beaumesnil guide
 
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Belleme

Belleme

at 38 km (direction south)

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

See Belleme guide
Le Perche

Le Perche

at 40 km (direction south-east)

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

See Le Perche guide
Argentan

Argentan

at 41 km (direction west)

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

See Argentan guide
Alencon

Alencon

at 46 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Alencon guide
Nogent-le-Rotrou

Nogent-le-Rotrou

at 49 km (direction south-east), in the Eure-et-Loir department

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

See Nogent-le-Rotrou guide
Lisieux Basilica

Lisieux Basilica

Church at 52 km (direction north-west), in the Calvados department

The basilica in Lisieux is a 20th century church built in tribute...

See Lisieux Basilica guide
Lisieux

Lisieux

at 53 km (direction north-west), in the Calvados department

The painstaking rebuilding of Lisieux since the war has gone a long...

See Lisieux guide
Evreux

Evreux

at 55 km (direction east-north-east), in the Eure department

In Evreux it is the two religious monuments - the cathedral and...

See Evreux guide
Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei

Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei

Most Beautiful Village at 58 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei guide
Les Jardins de la Mansoniere

Les Jardins de la Mansoniere

Garden at 58 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Les Jardins de la Mansoniere guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Orne

Map of places to visit near Brethel

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Markets in and near Brethel

  • Vitrai-sous-Laigle: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (17km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (22km)
  • Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Longny-Au-Perche: market Wednesday (26km)
  • La Barre-en-Ouche: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Verneuil-sur-Avre: market Saturday (28km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (30km)
  • Breteuil: market Wednesday (30km)

More information about Brethel, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Brethel, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (37km)
  • Sassy (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt d'Écouves (40km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (41km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (42km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (61km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (35km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (17km)
 
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Geography and distances

Brethel is in the north of France at 46 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Brethel is 133 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Brethel

Canton: Moulins-la-Marche

Arrondissement: Mortagne-au-Perche

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61270

Distance to Brethel

from Alencon (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 133 km

from Calais: 265 km

from Nice: 761 km

from Bordeaux: 440 km

from Strasbourg: 530 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 Brethel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aube, Auguaise, Beaufai, Bonnefoi, Ecorcei, La Chapelle-Viel, Le Menil-Berard, Les Aspres, Rai and Saint-Pierre-Des-Loges.

This page in French: Visiter Brethel

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