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Le Cercueil tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Sees at 11 km from Le Cercueil

Visit Le Cercueil: highlights and tourist information

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Le Cercueil is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sees at 11 km and Argentan at 17 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Le Cercueil, 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 Le Cercueil in Normandy.

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

Sees

Sees

at 11 km (direction east)

The cathedral is the famous attraction at Sees, but there are other...

See Sees guide
Argentan

Argentan

at 17 km (direction north-north-west)

Despite extensive war time damage Argentan has retained several sites of interest...

See Argentan guide
Haras du Pin

Haras du Pin

at 18 km (direction north-east)

The Haras du Pin is the oldest of the national horse training...

See Haras du Pin guide
Alencon

Alencon

at 19 km (direction south-south-east)

There are several sites of historical interest in Alencon, best known as...

See Alencon guide
 
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Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei

Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei

Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction south-south-west)

Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei is a very pretty village in the Regional Natural Park of...

See Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei guide
Les Jardins de la Mansoniere

Les Jardins de la Mansoniere

Garden at 25 km (direction south-south-west)

Les Jardins de la Mansoniere is a lovely garden in the charming...

See Les Jardins de la Mansoniere guide
Bagnoles de l'Orne

Bagnoles de l'Orne

at 33 km (direction west)

The town of Bagnoles-de-l'Orne is very pleasant, and well known as a...

See Bagnoles de l'Orne guide
Fresnay-sur-Sarthe

Fresnay-sur-Sarthe

at 35 km (direction south), in the Sarthe department

The traditional market hall and remains of a medieval castle, and the...

See Fresnay-sur-Sarthe guide
Falaise

Falaise

at 37 km (direction north-west), in the Calvados department

Best known for its castle, Falaise also has several other interesting monuments...

See Falaise guide
Mortagne-au-Perche

Mortagne-au-Perche

at 39 km (direction east)

There are several places of historic interest to discover here at Mortagne-au-Perche,...

See Mortagne-au-Perche guide
Beaumont-sur-Sarthe

Beaumont-sur-Sarthe

at 42 km (direction south-south-east), in the Sarthe department

It is the countryside around Beaumont-sur-Sarthe that is the main attraction, but...

See Beaumont-sur-Sarthe guide
Lassay-les-Chateaux

Lassay-les-Chateaux

at 42 km (direction west-south-west), in the Mayenne department

Small town with two 15th century castles and a popular public garden...

See Lassay-les-Chateaux guide
Belleme

Belleme

at 46 km (direction east-south-east)

Belleme is one of several small attractive villages within the Perche Natural...

See Belleme guide
Sillé-le-Guillaume

Sillé-le-Guillaume

at 47 km (direction south-south-west), in the Sarthe department

Sillé le Guillaume has a chateau dating to the 11th century and...

See Sillé-le-Guillaume guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Orne

Map of places to visit near Le Cercueil

 
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Markets in and near Le Cercueil

  • Sees: market Saturday (11km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (19km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (27km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (28km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (31km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (33km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (35km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (36km)

Hotels near Le Cercueil

More information about Le Cercueil, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Le Cercueil, France

What to do at Le Cercueil? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Le Cercueil.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (14km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (22km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (8km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Signal d'Écouves (5km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (6km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (27km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (28km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (51km)
 
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Geography and distances

Le Cercueil is in the north of France at 19 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Le Cercueil is 173 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Cercueil

Canton: Carrouges

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61500

Distance to Le Cercueil

from Alencon (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 173 km

from Calais: 293 km

from Nice: 779 km

from Bordeaux: 420 km

from Strasbourg: 568 km

Getting here

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 Le Cercueil from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Francheville, La Belliere, La Ferriere-Bechet, La Lande-de-Goult, Le Bouillon, Montmerrei, Mortree, Saint-Hilaire-la-Gerard and Tanville.

This page in French: Visiter Le Cercueil

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