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Durcet tourism and travel guide

Photo of Durcet in Orne

Photo is of Bagnoles de l'Orne at 22 km from Durcet

Visit Durcet: highlights and tourist information

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Durcet is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 52 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Durcet is 204 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bagnoles de l'Orne at 22 km and Domfront at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Durcet, 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 Durcet 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 Durcet


Markets in and near Durcet

  • Briouze: market Monday (7km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (14km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (19km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (21km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (24km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (34km)
  • Vire: market Friday (34km)

More information about Durcet, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Durcet, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (29km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (33km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (34km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (37km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (18km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (41km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (43km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (45km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (51km)
  • Roches de Ham (54km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (40km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (51km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (35km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (42km)
  • Domjean (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (37km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Durcet

Canton: Athis-de-l'Orne

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61100

Distance to Durcet

from Alencon (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 204 km

from Calais: 295 km

from Nice: 815 km

from Bordeaux: 435 km

from Strasbourg: 601 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Briouze, Cramenil, Echalou, La Carneille, Landigou, Les Tourailles, Notre-Dame-du-Rocher, Ronfeugerai, Sainte-Honorine-la-Guillaume and Sainte-Opportune.

This page in French: Visiter Durcet

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