Origny-le-Roux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Origny-le-Roux: highlights and tourist information

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Origny-le-Roux is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 26 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Origny-le-Roux is 153 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Belleme at 11 km and Mortagne-au-Perche at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Origny-le-Roux, 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 Origny-le-Roux 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 Origny-le-Roux

Markets in and near Origny-le-Roux

  • Mamers: market Monday (4km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (22km)
  • Le Theil: market Wednesday (22km)
  • La Ferte-Bernard: market Saturday & Monday (25km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (27km)
  • Remalard: market Monday (27km)
  • Nogent-le-Rotrou: market Saturday all day (30km)

More information about Origny-le-Roux, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Origny-le-Roux, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (49km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (28km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (38km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (28km)
  • Sassy (47km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (53km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (53km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (14km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (34km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (36km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (36km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (32km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (39km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Origny-le-Roux

Canton: Bellême

Arrondissement: Mortagne-au-Perche

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61130

Distance to Origny-le-Roux

from Alencon (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 153 km

from Calais: 307 km

from Nice: 738 km

from Bordeaux: 397 km

from Strasbourg: 541 km

Getting here

Origny-le-Roux 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 Origny-le-Roux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chemilli, Commerveil, La Perriere, Mamers, Marollette, Origny-le-Butin, Saint-Fulgent-Des-Ormes, Saint-Longis, Saint-Pierre-Des-Ormes, Saint-Remy-Des-Monts, Saint-Vincent-Des-Pres, Sure and Vaunoise.

This page in French: Visiter Origny-le-Roux