Medavy tourism and travel guide

Photo of Medavy in Orne

Visit Medavy: highlights and tourist information

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Medavy is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 27 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Medavy is 167 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Haras du Pin at 8 km and Sees at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Medavy, 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 Medavy 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 Medavy

Markets in and near Medavy

  • Sees: market Saturday (10km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (19km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (27km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (32km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (33km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (34km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (38km)
  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (39km)

More information about Medavy, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Medavy, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (22km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (6km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (37km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Signal d'Écouves (15km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (15km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (32km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (38km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (48km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (45km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (43km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Medavy

Canton: Mortrée

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61570

Distance to Medavy

from Alencon (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 167 km

from Calais: 283 km

from Nice: 781 km

from Bordeaux: 430 km

from Strasbourg: 563 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Almeneches, Aunou-le-Faucon, Boissei-la-Lande, Juvigny-sur-Orne, La Cochere, Le Chateau-d'Almeneches, Mace, Marcei, Montmerrei, Mortree, Saint-Christophe-le-Jajolet and Saint-Loyer-Des-Champs.

This page in French: Visiter Medavy