Malicorne-sur-Sarthe tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Parcé-sur-Sarthe at 9 km from Malicorne-sur-Sarthe

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Malicorne-sur-Sarthe 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 Malicorne-sur-Sarthe in Pays de la Loire.

Popular places to visit nearby include Parcé-sur-Sarthe at 9 km and Asnieres-sur-Vegre at 14 km.

Malicorne-sur-Sarthe, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 9 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Parcé-sur-Sarthe guide


at 14 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Asnieres-sur-Vegre guide


at 17 km (direction west)

Solesmes is known for its Abbey Saint-Pierre, an important benedictine abbey that...

See Solesmes guide
Chateau du Lude

Chateau du Lude

Castle at 26 km (direction south-east)

The Chateau de Lude and its lovely gardens are the closest of...

See Chateau du Lude guide
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Le Mans

Le Mans

at 30 km (direction north-east)

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

See Le Mans guide


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

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

See Saulges guide


at 31 km (direction south), in the Maine-et-Loire department

Bauge is a small traditional town with a small castle - and...

See Bauge guide


Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction north-west), in the Mayenne department

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

See Sainte-Suzanne guide


at 41 km (direction north-west)

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

See Sillé-le-Guillaume guide
Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Castle at 42 km (direction west-south-west), in the Maine-et-Loire department

The most unusual feature of Chateau Plessis-Bourre is the way it combines...

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at 45 km (direction north-west), in the Mayenne department

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

See Evron guide


at 48 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Beaumont-sur-Sarthe guide


at 52 km (direction south-west), in the Maine-et-Loire department

Most famous for its castle, Angers also has a cathedral and many...

See Angers guide
Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin

Church at 52 km (direction south-west), in the Maine-et-Loire department

The Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin in Angers combines 1500 years of religious...

See Collegiate Church of Saint-Martin guide

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Markets in and near Malicorne-sur-Sarthe

Market days in Malicorne-sur-Sarthe: weekly market: Friday;

  • Malicorne-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (0km)
  • Noyen-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (6km)
  • La Suze-sur-Sarthe: market Thursday (12km)
  • La Fleche: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Sable-sur-Sarthe: market Monday (20km)
  • Loue: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Arnage: market Saturday (24km)
  • Allonnes: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Le Lude: market Thursday (26km)
  • Ecommoy: market Tuesday (26km)

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Tourist attractions near Malicorne-sur-Sarthe, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Fleche (13km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (30km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (17km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (17km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (18km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (24km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (26km)
  • Parc de Lathan (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (31km)
  • La Cropte (34km)
  • Coudray (42km)
  • Chenille-Change (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (20km)

Geography and distances

Malicorne-sur-Sarthe is in the north-west of France at 31 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Malicorne-sur-Sarthe is 214 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Malicorne-sur-Sarthe

Canton: Malicorne-sur-Sarthe

Arrondissement: Flèche

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72270

Distance to Malicorne-sur-Sarthe

from Le Mans (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 214 km

from Calais: 376 km

from Nice: 731 km

from Bordeaux: 333 km

from Strasbourg: 586 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 Malicorne-sur-Sarthe from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Artheze, Bousse, Courcelles-la-Foret, Dureil, Le Bailleul, Mezeray and Villaines-sous-Malicorne.

This page in French: Visiter Malicorne-sur-Sarthe


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