Rouelle tourism and travel guide

Photo of Rouelle in Orne

Visit Rouelle: highlights and tourist information

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Rouelle is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 63 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Rouelle is 227 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Domfront at 6 km and Bagnoles de l'Orne at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rouelle, 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 Rouelle 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 Rouelle

Markets in and near Rouelle

  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Gorron: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (23km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet: market Wednesday (27km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (27km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (28km)
  • Vire: market Friday (29km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (31km)
  • Louvigne-du-Desert: market Friday (32km)

More information about Rouelle, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Rouelle, France

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

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Pellerine (40km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (43km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (33km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (39km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (40km)
  • Source - Couesnon (40km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Ducey (41km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (13km)
  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (26km)
  • Juvigne (47km)
  • Domjean (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (45km)
  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (51km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rouelle

Canton: Domfront

Arrondissement: Alençon

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61700

Distance to Rouelle

from Alencon (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 227 km

from Calais: 320 km

from Nice: 821 km

from Bordeaux: 419 km

from Strasbourg: 623 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Domfront, La Haute-Chapelle, Lonlay-l'Abbaye, Saint-Cyr-du-Bailleul, Saint-Georges-de-Rouelley, Saint-Gilles-Des-Marais, Saint-Mars-d'Egrenne and Saint-Roch-sur-Egrenne.

This page in French: Visiter Rouelle