Le Mele-sur-Sarthe tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: highlights and tourist information

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Le Mele-sur-Sarthe is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 21 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Le Mele-sur-Sarthe is 152 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mortagne-au-Perche at 15 km and Sees at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Mele-sur-Sarthe, 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 Mele-sur-Sarthe in Normandy.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Le Mele-sur-Sarthe

Markets in and near Le Mele-sur-Sarthe

Market days in Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: weekly market: Wednesday;

  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (0km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (15km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (17km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (18km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (22km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (24km)
  • Longny-Au-Perche: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Remalard: market Monday (32km)
  • Vitrai-sous-Laigle: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (36km)

More information about Le Mele-sur-Sarthe, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Le Mele-sur-Sarthe, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Le Mele-sur-Sarthe.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (35km)
  • Normandie-Maine (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (30km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (32km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (14km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (21km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (24km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (36km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (24km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Mele-sur-Sarthe

Canton: Mêle-sur-Sarthe

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61170

Distance to Le Mele-sur-Sarthe

from Alencon (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 152 km

from Calais: 292 km

from Nice: 755 km

from Bordeaux: 415 km

from Strasbourg: 544 km

Getting here

Le Mele-sur-Sarthe 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 Le Mele-sur-Sarthe from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aunay-les-Bois, Barville, Bure, Bures, Coulonges-sur-Sarthe, Laleu, Les Ventes-de-Bourse, Marchemaisons, Roullee, Saint-Aubin-d'Appenai, Saint-Julien-sur-Sarthe, Saint-Leger-sur-Sarthe, Saint-Quentin-de-Blavou and Vidai.

This page in French: Visiter Le Mele-sur-Sarthe