Torce-en-Vallee tourism and travel guide

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Visit Torce-en-Vallee: highlights and tourist information

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Torce-en-Vallee is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region, in the north-west of France at 19 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Torce-en-Vallee is 165 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Ferte-Bernard at 20 km and Le Mans at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Torce-en-Vallee, 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 Torce-en-Vallee in Pays de la Loire.

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


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Map of places to visit near Torce-en-Vallee

Markets in and near Torce-en-Vallee

  • Bonnetable: market Tuesday & Friday (5km)
  • Connerre: market Wednesday (11km)
  • La Ferte-Bernard: market Saturday & Monday (20km)
  • Le Mans: market every day except Monday (22km)
  • Beaumont-sur-Sarthe: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (24km)
  • Allonnes: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Le Theil: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Vibraye: market Friday (27km)
  • Arnage: market Saturday (28km)

More information about Torce-en-Vallee, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Torce-en-Vallee, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (16km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (20km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (34km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (37km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (37km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (43km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (44km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (32km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (42km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (19km)
  • Cogners (35km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (30km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Torce-en-Vallee

Canton: Montfort-le-Gesnois

Arrondissement: Mans

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72110

Distance to Torce-en-Vallee

from Le Mans (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 165 km

from Calais: 330 km

from Nice: 724 km

from Bordeaux: 374 km

from Strasbourg: 545 km

Getting here

Torce-en-Vallee is in the north-west of France. Most visitors get here by car having taken a ferry, probably to Saint-Malo or Caen, and then a drive of around 2 - 3 hours. For driving distances to Torce-en-Vallee from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaufay, Bonnetable, Briosne-les-Sables, Courcemont, La Chapelle-Saint-Remy, Saint-Celerin and Sille-le-Philippe.

This page in French: Visiter Torce-en-Vallee