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Malicorne-sur-Sarthe tourism and travel guide

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

Visit Malicorne-sur-Sarthe: highlights and tourist information

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Malicorne-sur-Sarthe is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Parcé-sur-Sarthe at 9 km and Asnieres-sur-Vegre at 14 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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

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
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...

See Chateau Plessis-Bourre guide


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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Map of places to visit near Malicorne-sur-Sarthe


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)

Hotels near Malicorne-sur-Sarthe

More information about Malicorne-sur-Sarthe, Pays de la Loire

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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