Gauville tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gauville in Orne

Visit Gauville: highlights and tourist information

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Gauville is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 56 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Gauville is 131 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Beaumesnil at 24 km and Haras du Pin at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gauville, 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 Gauville 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 Gauville

Markets in and near Gauville

  • Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (13km)
  • La Barre-en-Ouche: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Vitrai-sous-Laigle: market Tuesday (17km)
  • La Ferriere-sur-Risle: market Sunday (24km)
  • Orbec: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Breteuil: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (27km)
  • Verneuil-sur-Avre: market Saturday (29km)
  • Bernay: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Conches-en-Ouche: market Thursday (32km)

More information about Gauville, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Gauville, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum d'Harcourt (42km)
  • Jardins du château du Champ de Bataille (44km)
  • Sassy (44km)
  • Boutemont (46km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt d'Écouves (48km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (49km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (24km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (27km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (43km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gauville

Canton: Ferté-Frênel

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61550

Distance to Gauville

from Alencon (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 131 km

from Calais: 253 km

from Nice: 768 km

from Bordeaux: 452 km

from Strasbourg: 528 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anceins, Couvains, Glos-la-Ferriere, La Ferte-Frenel, La Gonfriere and Saint-Nicolas-de-Sommaire.

This page in French: Visiter Gauville