Ommeel tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ommeel: highlights and tourist information

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Ommeel is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 42 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Ommeel is 161 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Haras du Pin at 7 km and Argentan at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ommeel, 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 Ommeel 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 Ommeel

Markets in and near Ommeel

  • Trun: market Thursday (9km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (14km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (22km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (27km)
  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (27km)
  • Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Orbec: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (34km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (36km)
  • Lisieux: market Saturday all day (39km)

More information about Ommeel, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Ommeel, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (35km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (44km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (18km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (26km)
  • Boutemont (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Signal d'Écouves (29km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (29km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (45km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (46km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (56km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (57km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (31km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ommeel

Canton: Exmes

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61160

Distance to Ommeel

from Alencon (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 161 km

from Calais: 268 km

from Nice: 788 km

from Bordeaux: 444 km

from Strasbourg: 558 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubry-en-Exmes, Avernes-sous-Exmes, Chambois, Coudehard, Exmes, Fel, La Fresnaie-Fayel, Le Bourg-Saint-Leonard, Mont-Ormel, Neauphe-sur-Dive, Saint-Lambert-sur-Dive, Saint-Pierre-la-Riviere, Silly-en-Gouffern, Survie and Villebadin.

This page in French: Visiter Ommeel