Touquettes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Touquettes in Orne

Visit Touquettes: highlights and tourist information

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Touquettes is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 47 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Touquettes is 141 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Haras du Pin at 21 km and Sees at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Touquettes, 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 Touquettes 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 Touquettes

Markets in and near Touquettes

  • Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Vitrai-sous-Laigle: market Tuesday (23km)
  • La Barre-en-Ouche: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Orbec: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (28km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (28km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (29km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (32km)
  • Le Mele-sur-Sarthe: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (33km)

More information about Touquettes, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Touquettes, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (34km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (42km)
  • Boutemont (45km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (48km)
  • Arboretum d'Harcourt (50km)
  • Jardins du château du Champ de Bataille (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt d'Écouves (38km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (40km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (45km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (25km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (28km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Touquettes

Canton: Ferté-Frênel

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61550

Distance to Touquettes

from Alencon (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 141 km

from Calais: 260 km

from Nice: 773 km

from Bordeaux: 447 km

from Strasbourg: 538 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bocquence, Cisai-Saint-Aubin, La Gonfriere, La Trinite-Des-Laitiers, Le Sap-Andre, Saint-Nicolas-Des-Laitiers and Saint-Pierre-Des-Loges.

This page in French: Visiter Touquettes