Ferce-sur-Sarthe tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ferce-sur-Sarthe: highlights and tourist information

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Ferce-sur-Sarthe is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 22 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Ferce-sur-Sarthe is 205 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Parcé-sur-Sarthe at 14 km and Asnieres-sur-Vegre at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ferce-sur-Sarthe, 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 Ferce-sur-Sarthe in Pays de la Loire.

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


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Map of places to visit near Ferce-sur-Sarthe

Markets in and near Ferce-sur-Sarthe

  • La Suze-sur-Sarthe: market Thursday (5km)
  • Noyen-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (6km)
  • Malicorne-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (10km)
  • Loue: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Allonnes: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Arnage: market Saturday (17km)
  • Le Mans: market every day except Monday (20km)
  • La Fleche: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Ecommoy: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Sable-sur-Sarthe: market Monday (25km)

More information about Ferce-sur-Sarthe, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Ferce-sur-Sarthe, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Fleche (23km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (21km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (26km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (7km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (9km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (11km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (22km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (32km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (22km)
  • La Cropte (35km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (13km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ferce-sur-Sarthe

Canton: Suze-sur-Sarthe

Arrondissement: Mans

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72430

Distance to Ferce-sur-Sarthe

from Le Mans (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 205 km

from Calais: 365 km

from Nice: 733 km

from Bordeaux: 343 km

from Strasbourg: 581 km

Getting here

Ferce-sur-Sarthe 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 Ferce-sur-Sarthe from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chemire-le-Gaudin, La Suze-sur-Sarthe, Louplande, Maigne, Noyen-sur-Sarthe, Pirmil and Saint-Jean-du-Bois.

This page in French: Visiter Ferce-sur-Sarthe