Menil-Gondouin tourism and travel guide

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Visit Menil-Gondouin: highlights and tourist information

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Menil-Gondouin is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 46 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Menil-Gondouin is 194 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Falaise at 17 km and Argentan at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Menil-Gondouin, 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 Menil-Gondouin in Normandy.

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


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Map of places to visit near Menil-Gondouin

Markets in and near Menil-Gondouin

  • Briouze: market Monday (8km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (17km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (19km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (20km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (22km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (24km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (26km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (35km)

More information about Menil-Gondouin, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Menil-Gondouin, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (24km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (24km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (30km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (21km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (33km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (35km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (47km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (56km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (42km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (43km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Menil-Gondouin

Canton: Putanges-Pont-Écrepin

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61210

Distance to Menil-Gondouin

from Alencon (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 194 km

from Calais: 288 km

from Nice: 808 km

from Bordeaux: 436 km

from Strasbourg: 591 km

Getting here

Menil-Gondouin 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 Menil-Gondouin from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Champcerie, Chenedouit, La Fresnaye-Au-Sauvage, Les Rotours, Les Yveteaux, Menil-Jean, Putanges-Pont-Ecrepin, Rabodanges, Saint-Andre-de-Briouze, Saint-Aubert-sur-Orne, Saint-Hilaire-de-Briouze and Sainte-Croix-sur-Orne.

This page in French: Visiter Menil-Gondouin