Bursard tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bursard in Orne

Visit Bursard: highlights and tourist information

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Bursard is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 15 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Bursard is 161 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sees at 8 km and Alencon at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bursard, 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 Bursard 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 Bursard

Markets in and near Bursard

  • Sees: market Saturday (8km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (15km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (24km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (25km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (29km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (32km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (33km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (36km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (36km)

More information about Bursard, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Bursard, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (27km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (32km)
  • Perche (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (20km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt d'Écouves (11km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (13km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (15km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (29km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (33km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bursard

Canton: Mêle-sur-Sarthe

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61500

Distance to Bursard

from Alencon (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 161 km

from Calais: 293 km

from Nice: 764 km

from Bordeaux: 416 km

from Strasbourg: 554 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Bursard): Aunay-les-Bois, Boitron, Essay, La Chapelle-Pres-Sees, Larre, Les Ventes-de-Bourse, Menil-Erreux, Neauphe-sous-Essai, Neuilly-le-Bisson, Saint-Gervais-du-Perron and Vingt-Hanaps.

This page in French: Visiter Bursard