Sure tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sure: highlights and tourist information

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Sure is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 24 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Sure is 153 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Belleme at 12 km and Mortagne-au-Perche at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sure, 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 Sure 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 Sure

Markets in and near Sure

  • Mamers: market Monday (3km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (20km)
  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (24km)
  • Le Theil: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (26km)
  • La Ferte-Bernard: market Saturday & Monday (28km)
  • Remalard: market Monday (28km)
  • Fresnay-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (30km)

More information about Sure, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Sure, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (29km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (41km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (28km)
  • Sassy (44km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (55km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (12km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (31km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (34km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (35km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (31km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (41km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sure

Canton: Pervenchères

Arrondissement: Mortagne-au-Perche

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61360

Distance to Sure

from Alencon (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 153 km

from Calais: 305 km

from Nice: 741 km

from Bordeaux: 400 km

from Strasbourg: 542 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aillieres-Beauvoir, Chemilli, Commerveil, Contilly, La Perriere, Mamers, Marollette, Montgaudry, Origny-le-Butin, Origny-le-Roux, Pizieux, Saint-Fulgent-Des-Ormes and Saint-Longis.

This page in French: Visiter Sure