Irai tourism and travel guide

Photo of Irai in Orne

Visit Irai: highlights and tourist information

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Irai is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 52 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Irai is 123 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mortagne-au-Perche at 20 km and Le Perche at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Irai, 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 Irai 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 Irai

Markets in and near Irai

  • Vitrai-sous-Laigle: market Tuesday (5km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (9km)
  • Longny-Au-Perche: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Verneuil-sur-Avre: market Saturday (19km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (20km)
  • Breteuil: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Remalard: market Monday (27km)
  • Senonches: market Friday (28km)
  • La Barre-en-Ouche: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (31km)

More information about Irai, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Irai, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (27km)
  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (57km)
  • Le pré Catelan (58km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (44km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (45km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (9km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Irai

Canton: Aigle-Est

Arrondissement: Mortagne-au-Perche

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61190

Distance to Irai

from Alencon (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 123 km

from Calais: 267 km

from Nice: 748 km

from Bordeaux: 437 km

from Strasbourg: 518 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Irai): Beaulieu, Bresolettes, Crulai, Gournay-le-Guerin, La Chapelle-Viel, La Poterie-Au-Perche, Normandel, Randonnai, Saint-Maurice-les-Charencey and Vitrai-sous-Laigle.

This page in French: Visitez Irai