Ige tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ige: highlights and tourist information

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Ige is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 34 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Ige is 147 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Belleme at 7 km and La Ferte-Bernard at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ige, 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 Ige in Normandy.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Ige

Markets in and near Ige

  • Mamers: market Monday (12km)
  • Le Theil: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • La Ferte-Bernard: market Saturday & Monday (18km)
  • Remalard: market Monday (22km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (22km)
  • Nogent-le-Rotrou: market Saturday all day (22km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Longny-Au-Perche: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Connerre: market Wednesday (29km)

More information about Ige, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Ige, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (22km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (39km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (22km)
  • Sassy (54km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (55km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (22km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (42km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (44km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (44km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (31km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (41km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (53km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ige

Canton: Bellême

Arrondissement: Mortagne-au-Perche

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61130

Distance to Ige

from Alencon (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 147 km

from Calais: 307 km

from Nice: 731 km

from Bordeaux: 397 km

from Strasbourg: 534 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Ige): Appenai-sous-Belleme, Belleme, Chemilli, La Chapelle-Souef, Origny-le-Butin, Pouvrai, Saint-Cosme-en-Vairais, Saint-Fulgent-Des-Ormes, Serigny and Vaunoise.

This page in French: Visitez Ige