Heloup tourism and travel guide

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Visit Heloup: highlights and tourist information

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Heloup is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 6 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Heloup is 178 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Alencon at 6 km and Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Heloup, 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 Heloup 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 Heloup

Markets in and near Heloup

  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (6km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (13km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (23km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (25km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (26km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (31km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (35km)

More information about Heloup, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Heloup, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (22km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (21km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (45km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (30km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (9km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (16km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (17km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (17km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Heloup

Canton: Alençon 1er Canton

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61250

Distance to Heloup

from Alencon (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 178 km

from Calais: 313 km

from Nice: 764 km

from Bordeaux: 399 km

from Strasbourg: 569 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alencon, Arconnay, Berus, Bethon, Conde-sur-Sarthe, Damigny, Gesnes-le-Gandelin, La Ferriere-Bochard, Mieuxce, Moulins-le-Carbonnel, Oisseau-le-Petit, Pace, Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei and Saint-Germain-du-Corbeis.

This page in French: Visiter Heloup