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Maresche tourism and travel guide

Photo of Maresche in Sarthe

Photo is of Beaumont-sur-Sarthe at 2 km from Maresche

Visit Maresche: highlights and tourist information

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Maresche is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Beaumont-sur-Sarthe at 2 km and Fresnay-sur-Sarthe at 12 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Maresche, 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 Maresche in Pays de la Loire.

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

Beaumont-sur-Sarthe

Beaumont-sur-Sarthe

at 2 km (direction north-west)

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

See Beaumont-sur-Sarthe guide
Fresnay-sur-Sarthe

Fresnay-sur-Sarthe

at 12 km (direction west-north-west)

The traditional market hall and remains of a medieval castle, and...

See Fresnay-sur-Sarthe guide
Sillé-le-Guillaume

Sillé-le-Guillaume

at 21 km (direction west)

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

See Sillé-le-Guillaume guide
Le Mans

Le Mans

at 23 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Le Mans guide
 
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Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei

Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei

Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction north-west), in the Orne department

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

See Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei guide
Les Jardins de la Mansoniere

Les Jardins de la Mansoniere

Garden at 24 km (direction north-west), in the Orne department

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

See Les Jardins de la Mansoniere guide
Alencon

Alencon

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

There are several sites of historical interest in Alencon,...

See Alencon guide
Belleme

Belleme

at 35 km (direction east-north-east), in the Orne department

Belleme is one of several small attractive villages within the...

See Belleme guide
La Ferte-Bernard

La Ferte-Bernard

at 37 km (direction east)

The medieval character and picturesque setting make La Ferté-Bernard one...

See La Ferte-Bernard guide
Sainte-Suzanne

Sainte-Suzanne

Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction west-south-west), in the Mayenne department

The medieval village and the castle in the pretty village of...

See Sainte-Suzanne guide
Evron

Evron

at 42 km (direction west), in the Mayenne department

The highlight here at Evron is the Abbey of...

See Evron guide
Sees

Sees

at 44 km (direction west), in the Orne department

The cathedral is the famous attraction at Sees, but there...

See Sees guide
Mortagne-au-Perche

Mortagne-au-Perche

at 45 km (direction north-east), in the Orne department

There are several places of historic interest to discover here at...

See Mortagne-au-Perche guide
Asnieres-sur-Vegre

Asnieres-sur-Vegre

at 46 km (direction south-west)

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

See Asnieres-sur-Vegre guide

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

Map of places to visit near Maresche

 
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Markets in and near Maresche

  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (2km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (13km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (16km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (21km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (22km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (25km)
  • Le Mans: market every day except Monday (26km)
  • Allonnes: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Connerre: market Wednesday (30km)

Hotels near Maresche

More information about Maresche, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Maresche, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (45km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (23km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (24km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Mirail (30km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (31km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (35km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (23km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (23km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (38km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (56km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (21km)
  • Cogners (54km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (32km)
 
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Geography and distances

Maresche is in the north-west of France at 22 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Maresche is 177 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Maresche

Canton: Beaumont-sur-Sarthe

Arrondissement: Mamers

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72170

Distance to Maresche

from Le Mans (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 177 km

from Calais: 328 km

from Nice: 744 km

from Bordeaux: 379 km

from Strasbourg: 562 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 Maresche from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Asse-le-Riboul, Beaumont-sur-Sarthe, Doucelles, Juille, Le Tronchet, Luce-sous-Ballon, Meurce, Nouans, Piace, Saint-Marceau, Teille and Vivoin.

This page in French: Visiter Maresche

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