Radon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Radon in Orne

Visit Radon: highlights and tourist information

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Radon is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 8 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Radon is 170 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Alencon at 8 km and Sees at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Radon, 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 Radon 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 Radon

Markets in and near Radon

  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (8km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (12km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (26km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (26km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (33km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (33km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (35km)

More information about Radon, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Radon, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (20km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (24km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (19km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt d'Écouves (5km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (7km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (15km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (21km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (42km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Radon

Canton: Alençon 3e Canton

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61250

Distance to Radon

from Alencon (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 170 km

from Calais: 300 km

from Nice: 768 km

from Bordeaux: 411 km

from Strasbourg: 563 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Radon): Colombiers, Forges, Larre, Lonrai, Montigny, Saint-Gervais-du-Perron, Semalle, Valframbert and Vingt-Hanaps.

This page in French: Visiter Radon