Ri tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ri: highlights and tourist information

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Ri is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 43 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Ri is 182 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Argentan at 10 km and Falaise at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ri, 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 Ri 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 Ri

Markets in and near Ri

  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (10km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (13km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (14km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (20km)
  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (27km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (28km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (31km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (31km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (32km)

More information about Ri, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Ri, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (26km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (34km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (17km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (22km)
  • Boutemont (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (27km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (30km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (31km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (46km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (48km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (51km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (47km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (50km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (53km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (56km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (51km)
  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (55km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ri

Canton: Putanges-Pont-Écrepin

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61210

Distance to Ri

from Alencon (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 182 km

from Calais: 279 km

from Nice: 802 km

from Bordeaux: 441 km

from Strasbourg: 579 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brieux, Commeaux, Giel-Courteilles, Habloville, La Courbe, Montabard, Montgaroult, Moulins-sur-Orne, Necy, Neuvy-Au-Houlme, Occagnes, Ronai and Sentilly.

This page in French: Visiter Ri