Lonlay-l'Abbaye tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Domfront at 7 km from Lonlay-l'Abbaye

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Lonlay-l'Abbaye is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Lonlay-l'Abbaye in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Domfront at 7 km and Bagnoles de l'Orne at 23 km.

Lonlay-l'Abbaye, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Domfront

Domfront

at 7 km (direction south-east)

The castle forms an excellent backdrop to the cobbled streets in the...

See Domfront guide
Bagnoles de l'Orne

Bagnoles de l'Orne

at 23 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Bagnoles de l'Orne guide
Vire

Vire

at 25 km (direction north-west), in the Calvados department

When you visit Vire be sure to also explore the Route des...

See Vire guide
Lassay-les-Chateaux

Lassay-les-Chateaux

at 28 km (direction south-east), in the Mayenne department

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

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Les Jardins des Renaudies

Les Jardins des Renaudies

Garden at 30 km (direction south-south-west), in the Mayenne department

Les Jardins des Renaudies is a pretty garden in north-west France...

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Mayenne (town)

Mayenne (town)

at 38 km (direction south-south-east), in the Mayenne department

Quite a small town, the highlight of a visit to Mayenne is...

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Jublains

Jublains

at 46 km (direction south-south-east), in the Mayenne department

Here in Jublains you can visit the roman ruins of the ancient...

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Falaise

Falaise

at 47 km (direction east-north-east), in the Calvados department

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

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Fougeres

Fougeres

at 49 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

The castle and historic lower town are the main attraction, but be...

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Saint-Brice-en-Cogles

Saint-Brice-en-Cogles

at 55 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ille-et-Vilaine department

Most visitors to Saint-Brice-en-Cogles also enjoy the tour of the local castles...

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Les Jardins de la Mansoniere

Les Jardins de la Mansoniere

Garden at 57 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei

Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei

Most Beautiful Village at 57 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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Markets in and near Lonlay-l'Abbaye

  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (24km)
  • Vire: market Friday (25km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (25km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (26km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (26km)
  • Gorron: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Brecey: market Friday (35km)

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Tourist attractions near Lonlay-l'Abbaye, France

What to do at Lonlay-l'Abbaye? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Lonlay-l'Abbaye.

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Pellerine (45km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (31km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (34km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (44km)
  • Source - Couesnon (45km)
  • Roches de Ham (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Ducey (43km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (43km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (18km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (30km)
  • Domjean (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (40km)
 
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Geography and distances

Lonlay-l'Abbaye is in the north of France at 64 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Lonlay-l'Abbaye is 225 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Lonlay-l'Abbaye

Canton: Domfront

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61700

Distance to Lonlay-l'Abbaye

from Alencon (prefecture): 64 km

from Paris: 225 km

from Calais: 315 km

from Nice: 823 km

from Bordeaux: 424 km

from Strasbourg: 621 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 Lonlay-l'Abbaye from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beauchene, La Haute-Chapelle, Larchamp, Rouelle, Saint-Bomer-les-Forges, Saint-Clair-de-Halouze and Saint-Georges-de-Rouelley.

This page in French: Visiter Lonlay-l'Abbaye

 
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