Crisse tourism and travel guide

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Visit Crisse: highlights and tourist information

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Crisse is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 26 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Crisse is 194 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sillé-le-Guillaume at 5 km and Fresnay-sur-Sarthe at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Crisse, 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 Crisse 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 Crisse

Markets in and near Crisse

  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (6km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (14km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Loue: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Evron: market Thursday (25km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (25km)
  • Allonnes: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Le Mans: market every day except Monday (29km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (31km)

More information about Crisse, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Crisse, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (44km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (26km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Mirail (21km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (23km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (26km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (21km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (35km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (43km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (26km)
  • La Cropte (40km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (45km)
  • Coudray (60km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (31km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Crisse

Canton: Sillé-le-Guillaume

Arrondissement: Mans

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72140

Distance to Crisse

from Le Mans (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 194 km

from Calais: 339 km

from Nice: 753 km

from Bordeaux: 372 km

from Strasbourg: 579 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Conlie, Neuvillalais, Peze-le-Robert, Rouez, Saint-Remy-de-Sille and Sille-le-Guillaume.

This page in French: Visiter Crisse