Le Tronchet tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Tronchet: highlights and tourist information

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Le Tronchet is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 20 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Le Tronchet is 183 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Beaumont-sur-Sarthe at 7 km and Fresnay-sur-Sarthe at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Tronchet, 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 Tronchet in Pays de la Loire.

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 Tronchet

Markets in and near Le Tronchet

  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (9km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (12km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Le Mans: market every day except Monday (24km)
  • Allonnes: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)
  • Loue: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (28km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (29km)

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Tourist attractions near Le Tronchet, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (45km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (21km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (24km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Mirail (24km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (26km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (29km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (22km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (28km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (40km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (20km)
  • La Cropte (49km)
  • Cogners (56km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (29km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Tronchet

Canton: Beaumont-sur-Sarthe

Arrondissement: Mamers

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72170

Distance to Le Tronchet

from Le Mans (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 183 km

from Calais: 333 km

from Nice: 746 km

from Bordeaux: 375 km

from Strasbourg: 568 km

Getting here

Le Tronchet is in the north-west of France. Most visitors get here by car having taken a ferry, probably to Saint-Malo or Caen, and then a drive of around 2 - 3 hours. For driving distances to Le Tronchet from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Le Tronchet): Asse-le-Riboul, Beaumont-sur-Sarthe, Maresche, Mezieres-sous-Lavardin, Neuvillalais, Saint-Christophe-du-Jambet, Saint-Jean-d'Asse, Saint-Marceau, Sainte-Sabine-sur-Longeve, Segrie and Vernie.

This page in French: Visiter Le Tronchet