Hauterive tourism and travel guide

Photo of Hauterive in Orne

Visit Hauterive: highlights and tourist information

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Hauterive is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 10 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Hauterive is 163 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Alencon at 10 km and Sees at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Hauterive, 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 Hauterive 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 Hauterive

Markets in and near Hauterive

  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (10km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (14km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (19km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (26km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (26km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (34km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (35km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (37km)

More information about Hauterive, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Hauterive, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (31km)
  • Perche (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (25km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (9km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (13km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (15km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (24km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (35km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Hauterive

Canton: Mêle-sur-Sarthe

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61250

Distance to Hauterive

from Alencon (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 163 km

from Calais: 299 km

from Nice: 760 km

from Bordeaux: 409 km

from Strasbourg: 556 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cerise, Chasse, Chenay, La Fresnaye-sur-Chedouet, Larre, Le Chevain, Les Ventes-de-Bourse, Lignieres-la-Carelle, Menil-Erreux, Montigny, Neuilly-le-Bisson, Semalle and Vingt-Hanaps.

This page in French: Visiter Hauterive