Courgenard tourism and travel guide

Photo of Courgenard in Sarthe

Visit Courgenard: highlights and tourist information

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Courgenard is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 43 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Courgenard is 142 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Ferte-Bernard at 7 km and Nogent-le-Rotrou at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Courgenard, 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 Courgenard in Pays de la Loire.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Courgenard

Markets in and near Courgenard

  • La Ferte-Bernard: market Saturday & Monday (7km)
  • Vibraye: market Friday (10km)
  • Le Theil: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Souday: market Wednesday (16km)
  • La Bazoche-Gouet: market Saturday (18km)
  • Nogent-le-Rotrou: market Saturday all day (20km)
  • Connerre: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Mondoubleau: market Saturday & Monday all day (22km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (23km)
  • Saint-Calais: market Thursday all day & Sunday (25km)

More information about Courgenard, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Courgenard, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (38km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (31km)
  • Le pré Catelan (41km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (44km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (52km)

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 (32km)
  • Coulaines (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (51km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Courgenard

Canton: Montmirail

Arrondissement: Mamers

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72320

Distance to Courgenard

from Le Mans (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 142 km

from Calais: 321 km

from Nice: 707 km

from Bordeaux: 382 km

from Strasbourg: 520 km

Getting here

Courgenard is in the north-west of France. 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 Courgenard from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cherre, Cherreau, Cormes, Greez-sur-Roc, La Ferte-Bernard, Lamnay, Melleray, Montmirail, Saint-Jean-Des-Echelles and Theligny.

This page in French: Visiter Courgenard