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Saint-Germain-Des-Grois tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Germain-Des-Grois in Orne

Photo is of Le Perche at 3 km from Saint-Germain-Des-Grois

Visit Saint-Germain-Des-Grois: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Germain-Des-Grois is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Perche at 3 km and Nogent-le-Rotrou at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Germain-Des-Grois, 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 Saint-Germain-Des-Grois in Normandy.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Le Perche

Le Perche

at 3 km (direction west)

The peaceful countryside of the Perche Natural Regional Park has lots of...

See Le Perche guide


at 8 km (direction south), in the Eure-et-Loir department

Within the Perche Regional Natural Park, in Nogent-le-Rotrou you can discover the...

See Nogent-le-Rotrou guide


at 20 km (direction west)

Belleme is one of several small attractive villages within the Perche Natural...

See Belleme guide


at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

There are several places of historic interest to discover here at Mortagne-au-Perche,...

See Mortagne-au-Perche guide
La Ferte-Bernard

La Ferte-Bernard

at 27 km (direction south-west), in the Sarthe department

The medieval character and picturesque setting make La Ferté-Bernard one of our...

See La Ferte-Bernard guide


at 49 km (direction east), in the Eure-et-Loir department

Although most famous for its cathedral, you will also find plenty to...

See Chartres guide
Chartres Cathedral

Chartres Cathedral

Cathedral at 49 km (direction east), in the Eure-et-Loir department

The 13th century cathedral in Chartres is generally considered to be one...

See Chartres Cathedral guide


National Monument at 52 km (direction east-south-east), in the Eure-et-Loir department

Both the castle and the town along the Loir River make Chateaudun...

See Chateaudun guide


at 54 km (direction west-north-west)

The cathedral is the famous attraction at Sees, but there are other...

See Sees guide
Le Mans

Le Mans

at 64 km (direction west-south-west), in the Sarthe department

Le Mans is best known for its famous car race, but also...

See Le Mans guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Orne

Map of places to visit near Saint-Germain-Des-Grois


Markets in and near Saint-Germain-Des-Grois

  • Remalard: market Monday (5km)
  • Nogent-le-Rotrou: market Saturday all day (8km)
  • La Loupe: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Longny-Au-Perche: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Le Theil: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Senonches: market Friday (24km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (25km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (25km)
  • La Ferte-Bernard: market Saturday & Monday (27km)
  • Courville-sur-Eure: market Thursday (31km)

More information about Saint-Germain-Des-Grois, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Saint-Germain-Des-Grois, France

What to do at Saint-Germain-Des-Grois? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Germain-Des-Grois.

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (5km)
  • Le pré Catelan (33km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (43km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (25km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Germain-Des-Grois is in the north of France at 55 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Saint-Germain-Des-Grois is 123 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Germain-Des-Grois

Canton: Rémalard

Arrondissement: Mortagne-au-Perche

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61110

Distance to Saint-Germain-Des-Grois

from Alencon (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 123 km

from Calais: 293 km

from Nice: 720 km

from Bordeaux: 410 km

from Strasbourg: 510 km

Getting here

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 Saint-Germain-Des-Grois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bellou-sur-Huisne, Bretoncelles, Conde-sur-Huisne, Condeau, Coulonges-les-Sablons, Dance, Dorceau, Remalard, Saint-Pierre-la-Bruyere and Verrieres.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Germain-Des-Grois

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