La Ferte-Mace tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Ferte-Mace in Orne

Visit La Ferte-Mace: highlights and tourist information

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La Ferte-Mace is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 38 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: La Ferte-Mace is 201 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bagnoles de l'Orne at 6 km and Lassay-les-Chateaux at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Ferte-Mace, 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 Ferte-Mace 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 Ferte-Mace

Markets in and near La Ferte-Mace

Market days in La Ferte-Mace: weekly market: Thursday;

  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (0km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (5km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (12km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (27km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (32km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (36km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (37km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (37km)

More information about La Ferte-Mace, Normandy

Tourist attractions near La Ferte-Mace, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (15km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (15km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (28km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (49km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (55km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Signal d'Écouves (29km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (31km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (33km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (37km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (28km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (28km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Ferte-Mace

Canton: Ferté-Macé

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61600

Distance to La Ferte-Mace

from Alencon (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 201 km

from Calais: 307 km

from Nice: 799 km

from Bordeaux: 417 km

from Strasbourg: 596 km

Getting here

La Ferte-Mace 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 Ferte-Mace from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bagnoles-de-l'Orne, Beauvain, La Motte-Fouquet, La Sauvagere, Le Grais, Magny-le-Desert, Saint-Maurice-du-Desert, Saint-Michel-Des-Andaines and Saint-Patrice-du-Desert.

This page in French: Visiter La Ferte-Mace