Dompierre tourism and travel guide

Photo of Dompierre in Orne

Visit Dompierre: highlights and tourist information

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Dompierre is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 53 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Dompierre is 214 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Domfront at 8 km and Bagnoles de l'Orne at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Dompierre, 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 Dompierre 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 Dompierre

Markets in and near Dompierre

  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (13km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (15km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (15km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (24km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Gorron: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Vire: market Friday (33km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (37km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (38km)

More information about Dompierre, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Dompierre, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (30km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (29km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (41km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (51km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (31km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (41km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (44km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (47km)
  • Source - Couesnon (52km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (52km)
  • Roches de Ham (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (54km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (20km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (28km)
  • Domjean (53km)
  • Juvigne (57km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Dompierre

Canton: Messei

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61700

Distance to Dompierre

from Alencon (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 214 km

from Calais: 310 km

from Nice: 814 km

from Bordeaux: 422 km

from Strasbourg: 610 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Banvou, Champsecret, La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs, Le Chatellier, Saint-Bomer-les-Forges, Saint-Clair-de-Halouze and Saires-la-Verrerie.

This page in French: Visiter Dompierre