Flers tourism and travel guide

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Visit Flers: highlights and tourist information

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Flers is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 59 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Flers is 213 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Domfront at 18 km and Bagnoles de l'Orne at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Flers, 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 Flers 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 Flers

Markets in and near Flers

Market days in Flers: weekly market: Wednesday & Saturday;

  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (0km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (12km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (15km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (23km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (23km)
  • Vire: market Friday (26km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (31km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (32km)

More information about Flers, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Flers, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (36km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (43km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (20km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (36km)
  • Roches de Ham (47km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (49km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (56km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (59km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (38km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (30km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (40km)
  • Domjean (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (32km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Flers

Canton: Flers

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61100

Distance to Flers

from Alencon (prefecture): 59 km

from Paris: 213 km

from Calais: 300 km

from Nice: 822 km

from Bordeaux: 434 km

from Strasbourg: 610 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubusson, Cerisy-Belle-Etoile, Echalou, La Bazoque, La Chapelle-Au-Moine, La Chapelle-Biche, La Lande-Patry, La Selle-la-Forge, Messei, Saint-Andre-de-Messei and Saint-Paul.

This page in French: Visiter Flers