Verrieres tourism and travel guide

Photo of Verrieres in Orne

Photo is of Le Perche at 2 km from Verrieres

Visit Verrieres: highlights and tourist information

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Verrieres is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Verrieres in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Perche at 2 km and Nogent-le-Rotrou at 9 km.

Verrieres, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Le Perche

Le Perche

at 2 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Le Perche guide


at 9 km (direction south-east), in the Eure-et-Loir department

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

See Nogent-le-Rotrou guide


at 15 km (direction west)

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

See Belleme guide


at 21 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Mortagne-au-Perche guide
La Ferte-Bernard

La Ferte-Bernard

at 24 km (direction south-south-west), in the Sarthe department

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

See La Ferte-Bernard guide


at 50 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Sees guide


at 50 km (direction west)

There are several sites of historical interest in Alencon, best known as a centre...

See Alencon guide


at 50 km (direction west-south-west), in the Sarthe department

It is the countryside around Beaumont-sur-Sarthe that is the main attraction, but the town...

See Beaumont-sur-Sarthe guide


National Monument at 56 km (direction east-south-east), in the Eure-et-Loir department

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

See Chateaudun guide
Haras du Pin

Haras du Pin

at 60 km (direction west-north-west)

The Haras du Pin is the oldest of the national horse training centres in...

See Haras du Pin guide
Le Mans

Le Mans

at 60 km (direction west-south-west), in the Sarthe department

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

See Le Mans guide

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Map of places to visit near Verrieres


Markets in and near Verrieres

  • Remalard: market Monday (4km)
  • Nogent-le-Rotrou: market Saturday all day (9km)
  • Le Theil: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Longny-Au-Perche: market Wednesday (16km)
  • La Loupe: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Mortagne-Au-Perche: market Saturday all day (21km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (24km)
  • La Ferte-Bernard: market Saturday & Monday (24km)
  • Senonches: market Friday (28km)
  • Mamers: market Monday (29km)

More information about Verrieres, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Verrieres, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (56km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (4km)
  • Le pré Catelan (37km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Perseigne (38km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (24km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Coulaines (58km)

Geography and distances

Verrieres is in the north of France at 50 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Verrieres is 128 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Verrieres

Canton: Nocé

Arrondissement: Mortagne-au-Perche

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61110

Distance to Verrieres

from Alencon (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 128 km

from Calais: 295 km

from Nice: 723 km

from Bordeaux: 408 km

from Strasbourg: 515 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 Verrieres 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, Berd-Huis, Boissy-Maugis, Condeau, Dance, Dorceau, Remalard, Saint-Germain-Des-Grois, Saint-Maurice-sur-Huisne and Saint-Pierre-la-Bruyere.

This page in French: Visiter Verrieres