La Bazoque tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Bazoque: highlights and tourist information

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La Bazoque is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 65 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: La Bazoque is 216 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vire at 22 km and Domfront at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Bazoque, 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 La Bazoque 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 La Bazoque

Markets in and near La Bazoque

  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (7km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (20km)
  • Vire: market Friday (21km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (25km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (29km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (30km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (32km)

More information about La Bazoque, Normandy

Tourist attractions near La Bazoque, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (44km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (47km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (44km)
  • Sassy (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (16km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (32km)
  • Roches de Ham (41km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (45km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (47km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (49km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (61km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (32km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (39km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (35km)
  • Domjean (38km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (26km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Bazoque

Canton: Flers-Nord

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61100

Distance to La Bazoque

from Alencon (prefecture): 65 km

from Paris: 216 km

from Calais: 297 km

from Nice: 828 km

from Bordeaux: 440 km

from Strasbourg: 613 km

Getting here

La Bazoque 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 La Bazoque from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubusson, Caligny, Cerisy-Belle-Etoile, Flers, La Lande-Patry, Landisacq, Montilly-sur-Noireau, Montsecret, Saint-Paul, Saint-Pierre-d'Entremont and Saint-Pierre-du-Regard.

This page in French: Visiter La Bazoque