La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs: highlights and tourist information

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La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 52 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs is 212 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Domfront at 12 km and Bagnoles de l'Orne at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs, 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 Ferriere-Aux-Etangs 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 Ferriere-Aux-Etangs

Markets in and near La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs

  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (12km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (14km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (15km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (21km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Vire: market Friday (33km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (35km)
  • Gorron: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (36km)

More information about La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs, Normandy

Tourist attractions near La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (29km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (29km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (39km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (49km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (55km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (28km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (42km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (43km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (45km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (48km)
  • Source - Couesnon (56km)
  • Roches de Ham (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (53km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (24km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (31km)
  • Domjean (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (41km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs

Canton: Messei

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61450

Distance to La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs

from Alencon (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 212 km

from Calais: 306 km

from Nice: 814 km

from Bordeaux: 425 km

from Strasbourg: 608 km

Getting here

La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs 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 Ferriere-Aux-Etangs from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Banvou, Bellou-en-Houlme, Champsecret, Dompierre, La Chapelle-Au-Moine, La Coulonche, Le Chatellier, Messei, Saint-Andre-de-Messei and Saires-la-Verrerie.

This page in French: Visiter La Ferriere-Aux-Etangs