Marcei tourism and travel guide

Photo of Marcei in Orne

Visit Marcei: highlights and tourist information

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Marcei is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 26 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Marcei is 170 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Argentan at 10 km and Sees at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Marcei, 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 Marcei in Normandy.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Marcei

Markets in and near Marcei

  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (10km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (11km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (20km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (26km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (30km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (31km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (32km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (36km)
  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (40km)

More information about Marcei, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Marcei, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (18km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (27km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (3km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (37km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Signal d'Écouves (13km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (13km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (32km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (35km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Marcei

Canton: Mortrée

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61570

Distance to Marcei

from Alencon (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 170 km

from Calais: 286 km

from Nice: 783 km

from Bordeaux: 428 km

from Strasbourg: 566 km

Getting here

Marcei is in the north of France. 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 Marcei from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Almeneches, Belfonds, Boissei-la-Lande, La Belliere, Le Chateau-d'Almeneches, Medavy, Montmerrei, Mortree, Saint-Christophe-le-Jajolet, Saint-Loyer-Des-Champs and Vrigny.

This page in French: Visiter Marcei