Le Tronchet tourism and travel guide

Photo of Le Tronchet in Sarthe

Photo is of Beaumont-sur-Sarthe at 7 km from Le Tronchet

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Le Tronchet is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region.

Below you can see 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.

Popular places to visit nearby include Beaumont-sur-Sarthe at 7 km and Fresnay-sur-Sarthe at 12 km.

Le Tronchet, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Beaumont-sur-Sarthe

Beaumont-sur-Sarthe

at 7 km (direction north-east)

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

See Beaumont-sur-Sarthe guide
Fresnay-sur-Sarthe

Fresnay-sur-Sarthe

at 12 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Fresnay-sur-Sarthe guide
Sillé-le-Guillaume

Sillé-le-Guillaume

at 15 km (direction west)

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

See Sillé-le-Guillaume guide
Le Mans

Le Mans

at 21 km (direction south-east)

Le Mans is best known for its famous car race, but also...

See Le Mans guide
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Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei

Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei

Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction north-north-west), in the Orne department

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

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Les Jardins de la Mansoniere

Les Jardins de la Mansoniere

Garden at 24 km (direction north-north-west), in the Orne department

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

See Les Jardins de la Mansoniere guide
Alencon

Alencon

at 28 km (direction north-north-west), in the Orne department

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

See Alencon guide
Sainte-Suzanne

Sainte-Suzanne

Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction west), in the Mayenne department

The medieval village and the castle in the pretty village of Sainte-Suzanne...

See Sainte-Suzanne guide
Evron

Evron

at 36 km (direction west), in the Mayenne department

The highlight here at Evron is the Abbey of Notre Dame, in...

See Evron guide
Asnieres-sur-Vegre

Asnieres-sur-Vegre

at 40 km (direction south-west)

The small town of Asnières-sur-Vègre is especially picturesque in the area around...

See Asnieres-sur-Vegre guide
Saulges

Saulges

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

The principal attraction in Saulges is the caves, occupied in prehistoric times...

See Saulges guide
Belleme

Belleme

at 42 km (direction east-north-east), in the Orne department

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

See Belleme guide
La Ferte-Bernard

La Ferte-Bernard

at 43 km (direction east)

The medieval character and picturesque setting make La Ferté-Bernard one of our...

See La Ferte-Bernard guide
Parcé-sur-Sarthe

Parcé-sur-Sarthe

at 43 km (direction south-west)

Parcé sur Sarthe is a classified petites cites de caractere and has...

See Parcé-sur-Sarthe guide

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

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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

What to do at Le Tronchet? 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)
 
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Geography and distances

Le Tronchet is in the north-west of France at 20 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Le Tronchet is 183 kilometres from Paris).

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

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 kilometres from ): 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

 
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