Mamers tourism and travel guide

Photo of Mamers in Sarthe

Visit Mamers: highlights and tourist information

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Mamers is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 39 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Mamers is 156 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Belleme at 15 km and Alencon at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mamers, 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 Mamers in Pays de la Loire.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Mamers

Markets in and near Mamers

Market days in Mamers: weekly market: Monday;

  • Mamers: market Monday (0km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (20km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (23km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (23km)
  • Le Theil: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (27km)
  • La Ferte-Bernard: market Saturday & Monday (28km)
  • Remalard: market Monday (31km)

More information about Mamers, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Mamers, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (32km)
  • Normandie-Maine (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (38km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (31km)
  • Sassy (44km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (52km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (11km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (31km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (33km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (33km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (34km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (38km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mamers

Canton: Mamers

Arrondissement: Mamers

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72600

Distance to Mamers

from Le Mans (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 156 km

from Calais: 308 km

from Nice: 742 km

from Bordeaux: 397 km

from Strasbourg: 544 km

Getting here

Mamers 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 Mamers from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chemilli, Commerveil, Contilly, La Perriere, Marollette, Origny-le-Roux, Panon, Pizieux, Saint-Calez-en-Saosnois, Saint-Fulgent-Des-Ormes, Saint-Longis, Saint-Pierre-Des-Ormes, Saint-Remy-Des-Monts, Sure, Vezot and Villaines-la-Carelle.

This page in French: Visiter Mamers