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Contilly tourism and travel guide

Photo of Contilly in Sarthe

Photo is of Belleme at 14 km from Contilly

Visit Contilly: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Belleme at 14 km and Mortagne-au-Perche at 19 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Contilly, 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 Contilly in Pays de la Loire.

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

Belleme

Belleme

at 14 km (direction east), in the Orne department

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

See Belleme guide
Mortagne-au-Perche

Mortagne-au-Perche

at 19 km (direction north-east), in the Orne department

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

See Mortagne-au-Perche guide
Alencon

Alencon

at 21 km (direction west), in the Orne department

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

See Alencon guide
Beaumont-sur-Sarthe

Beaumont-sur-Sarthe

at 26 km (direction south-west)

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

See Beaumont-sur-Sarthe guide
 
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Sees

Sees

at 27 km (direction north-west), in the Orne department

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

See Sees guide
Fresnay-sur-Sarthe

Fresnay-sur-Sarthe

at 29 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Fresnay-sur-Sarthe guide
Le Perche

Le Perche

at 31 km (direction east), in the Orne department

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

See Le Perche guide
Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei

Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei

Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction west), in the Orne department

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 31 km (direction west), in the Orne department

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

See Les Jardins de la Mansoniere guide
La Ferte-Bernard

La Ferte-Bernard

at 32 km (direction south-east)

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

See La Ferte-Bernard guide
Nogent-le-Rotrou

Nogent-le-Rotrou

at 35 km (direction 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
Haras du Pin

Haras du Pin

at 41 km (direction north-north-west), in the Orne department

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

See Haras du Pin guide
Sillé-le-Guillaume

Sillé-le-Guillaume

at 44 km (direction west-south-west)

Sillé le Guillaume has a chateau dating to the 11th century and...

See Sillé-le-Guillaume guide
Le Mans

Le Mans

at 46 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Le Mans guide

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

Map of places to visit near Contilly

 
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Markets in and near Contilly

  • Mamers: market Monday (6km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (19km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (21km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (27km)
  • Le Theil: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (29km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (30km)

Hotels near Contilly

More information about Contilly, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Contilly, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (31km)
  • Normandie-Maine (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (44km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (30km)
  • Sassy (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (9km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (28km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (30km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (33km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (30km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (44km)
 
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Geography and distances

Contilly is in the north-west of France at 44 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Contilly is 154 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Contilly

Canton: Mamers

Arrondissement: Mamers

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72600

Distance to Contilly

from Le Mans (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 154 km

from Calais: 303 km

from Nice: 745 km

from Bordeaux: 403 km

from Strasbourg: 544 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 Contilly from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aillieres-Beauvoir, Bleves, Chemilli, La Perriere, Les Aulneaux, Louzes, Mamers, Marollette, Montgaudry, Pervencheres, Saint-Longis, Sure, Vezot and Villaines-la-Carelle.

This page in French: Visiter Contilly

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