Oisseau-le-Petit tourism and travel guide

Photo of Oisseau-le-Petit in Sarthe

Photo is of Alencon at 9 km from Oisseau-le-Petit

Visit Oisseau-le-Petit: highlights and tourist information

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Oisseau-le-Petit is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Oisseau-le-Petit in Pays de la Loire.

Popular places to visit nearby include Alencon at 9 km and Fresnay-sur-Sarthe at 9 km.

Oisseau-le-Petit, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Alencon

Alencon

at 9 km (direction ), in the Orne department

There are several sites of historical interest in Alencon, best known as...

See Alencon guide
Fresnay-sur-Sarthe

Fresnay-sur-Sarthe

at 9 km (direction south-west)

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

See Fresnay-sur-Sarthe guide
Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei

Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei

Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction west-north-west), in the Orne department

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

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

Les Jardins de la Mansoniere

Garden at 11 km (direction west-north-west), in the Orne department

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

See Les Jardins de la Mansoniere guide
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Beaumont-sur-Sarthe

Beaumont-sur-Sarthe

at 14 km (direction south-south-east)

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

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

Sillé-le-Guillaume

at 25 km (direction south-west)

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

See Sillé-le-Guillaume guide
Sees

Sees

at 29 km (direction north-north-east), in the Orne department

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

See Sees guide
Belleme

Belleme

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

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

See Belleme guide
Mortagne-au-Perche

Mortagne-au-Perche

at 39 km (direction east-north-east), in the Orne department

There are several places of historic interest to discover here at Mortagne-au-Perche,...

See Mortagne-au-Perche guide
Le Mans

Le Mans

at 39 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Le Mans guide
Evron

Evron

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

The highlight here at Evron is the Abbey of Notre Dame, in...

See Evron guide
Haras du Pin

Haras du Pin

at 43 km (direction west-south-west), in the Orne department

The Haras du Pin is the oldest of the national horse training...

See Haras du Pin guide
Sainte-Suzanne

Sainte-Suzanne

Most Beautiful Village at 43 km (direction west-south-west), in the Mayenne department

The medieval village and the castle in the pretty village of Sainte-Suzanne...

See Sainte-Suzanne guide
Bagnoles de l'Orne

Bagnoles de l'Orne

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

The town of Bagnoles-de-l'Orne is very pleasant, and well known as a...

See Bagnoles de l'Orne guide

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Markets in and near Oisseau-le-Petit

  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (9km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (10km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (21km)
  • Sille-le-Guillaume: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Conlie: market Thursday (27km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (27km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (29km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (32km)

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Tourist attractions near Oisseau-le-Petit, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (29km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (28km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (39km)
  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (35km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (43km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (12km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (13km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (21km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (22km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (49km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (38km)
  • La Cropte (62km)
 
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Geography and distances

Oisseau-le-Petit is in the north-west of France at 38 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Oisseau-le-Petit is 175 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Oisseau-le-Petit

Canton: Saint-Paterne

Arrondissement: Mamers

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72610

Distance to Oisseau-le-Petit

from Le Mans (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 175 km

from Calais: 315 km

from Nice: 757 km

from Bordeaux: 394 km

from Strasbourg: 565 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 Oisseau-le-Petit from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arconnay, Berus, Bethon, Bourg-le-Roi, Champfleur, Cherisay, Fye, Gesnes-le-Gandelin, Heloup, Mieuxce, Rouesse-Fontaine, Saint-Rigomer-Des-Bois and Saint-Victeur.

This page in French: Visiter Oisseau-le-Petit

 
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