Preaux-du-Perche tourism and travel guide

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Visit Preaux-du-Perche: highlights and tourist information

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Preaux-du-Perche is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 46 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Preaux-du-Perche is 135 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Nogent-le-Rotrou at 9 km and Le Perche at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Preaux-du-Perche, 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 Preaux-du-Perche 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 Preaux-du-Perche

Markets in and near Preaux-du-Perche

  • Le Theil: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Nogent-le-Rotrou: market Saturday all day (9km)
  • Remalard: market Monday (12km)
  • La Ferte-Bernard: market Saturday & Monday (16km)
  • Longny-Au-Perche: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (24km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (25km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (27km)
  • La Loupe: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (29km)

More information about Preaux-du-Perche, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Preaux-du-Perche, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (10km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (47km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (12km)
  • Le pré Catelan (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (34km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (29km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (50km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Preaux-du-Perche

Canton: Nocé

Arrondissement: Mortagne-au-Perche

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61340

Distance to Preaux-du-Perche

from Alencon (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 135 km

from Calais: 303 km

from Nice: 722 km

from Bordeaux: 401 km

from Strasbourg: 520 km

Getting here

Preaux-du-Perche 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 Preaux-du-Perche from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Berd-Huis, Dance, La Rouge, Noce, Saint-Agnan-sur-Erre, Saint-Aubin-Des-Grois, Saint-Cyr-la-Rosiere, Saint-Hilaire-sur-Erre and Saint-Jean-de-la-Foret.

This page in French: Visiter Preaux-du-Perche