Passais tourism and travel guide

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Visit Passais: highlights and tourist information

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Passais is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 63 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Passais is 231 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Domfront at 12 km and Lassay-les-Chateaux at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Passais, 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 Passais 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 Passais

Markets in and near Passais

  • Gorron: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (25km)
  • Mayenne: market Saturday & Monday (26km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Louvigne-du-Desert: market Friday (27km)
  • Ernee: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (30km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (35km)

More information about Passais, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Passais, France

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

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Pellerine (31km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (34km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - Couesnon (32km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (33km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (39km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (45km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (49km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (49km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (52km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Ducey (41km)
  • Saint-Brice-en-Cogles (46km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (50km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (5km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (19km)
  • Juvigne (38km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (55km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Passais

Canton: Passais

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61350

Distance to Passais

from Alencon (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 231 km

from Calais: 329 km

from Nice: 817 km

from Bordeaux: 409 km

from Strasbourg: 626 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Mantilly, Saint-Aubin-Fosse-Louvain, Saint-Cyr-du-Bailleul, Saint-Fraimbault, Saint-Mars-d'Egrenne, Saint-Simeon and Torchamp.

This page in French: Visiter Passais