Sidebar Menu

Courmenil tourism and travel guide

Photo of Courmenil in Orne

Photo is of Haras du Pin at 8 km from Courmenil

Visit Courmenil: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Courmenil is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Haras du Pin at 8 km and Argentan at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Courmenil, 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 Courmenil in Normandy.

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

Haras du Pin

Haras du Pin

at 8 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Haras du Pin guide
Argentan

Argentan

at 19 km (direction west)

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

See Argentan guide
Sees

Sees

at 20 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Sees guide
Falaise

Falaise

at 34 km (direction west-north-west), in the Calvados department

Best known for its castle, Falaise also has several other interesting monuments...

See Falaise guide
 
Advertisement
 
Mortagne-au-Perche

Mortagne-au-Perche

at 37 km (direction south-east)

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

See Mortagne-au-Perche guide
Alencon

Alencon

at 40 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Alencon guide
Lisieux Basilica

Lisieux Basilica

Church at 40 km (direction south-south-west), in the Calvados department

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

See Lisieux Basilica guide
Lisieux

Lisieux

at 41 km (direction south-south-west), in the Calvados department

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

See Lisieux guide
Chateau de Beaumesnil

Chateau de Beaumesnil

Castle at 43 km (direction east-north-east), in the Eure department

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

See Chateau de Beaumesnil guide
Cambremer

Cambremer

at 44 km (direction north-north-west), in the Calvados department

Cambremer is a very picturesque small village, ideally explored as part of...

See Cambremer guide
Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge

Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge

Garden at 44 km (direction north-north-west), in the Calvados department

The gardens of the Pays d'Auge are a beautiful mature garden set...

See Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge guide
Chateau de Boutemont

Chateau de Boutemont

Castle at 46 km (direction north-north-west), in the Calvados department

Beautiful chateau and gardens in the Calvados department of Normandy...

See Chateau de Boutemont guide
Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei

Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei

Most Beautiful Village at 49 km (direction 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 49 km (direction 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 Courmenil

Advertisement

Markets in and near Courmenil

  • Trun: market Thursday (17km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (20km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (20km)
  • Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Orbec: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (33km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (35km)
  • Vitrai-sous-Laigle: market Tuesday (35km)
  • La Barre-en-Ouche: market Wednesday (36km)

More information about Courmenil, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Courmenil, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (47km)
  • Perche (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (21km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (33km)
  • Boutemont (45km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (55km)
  • Arboretum d'Harcourt (59km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt d'Écouves (29km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (30km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (41km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (62km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (30km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (37km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (45km)
 
Advertisement
 

Geography and distances

Courmenil is in the north of France at 40 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Courmenil is 155 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Courmenil

Canton: Exmes

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61310

Distance to Courmenil

from Alencon (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 155 km

from Calais: 268 km

from Nice: 781 km

from Bordeaux: 443 km

from Strasbourg: 551 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 Courmenil from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avernes-sous-Exmes, Coulmer, Croisilles, Exmes, Gace, Ginai, La Fresnaie-Fayel, Le Menil-Vicomte, Ligneres, Mardilly, Menil-Froger, Menil-Hubert-en-Exmes, Resenlieu, Saint-Evroult-de-Montfort and Saint-Pierre-la-Riviere.

This page in French: Visiter Courmenil

Back To Top