Vieux-Pont tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vieux-Pont: highlights and tourist information

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Vieux-Pont is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 30 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Vieux-Pont is 184 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Argentan at 14 km and Bagnoles de l'Orne at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vieux-Pont, 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 Vieux-Pont 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 Vieux-Pont

Markets in and near Vieux-Pont

  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (14km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (17km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (17km)
  • Bagnoles-de-l'Orne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (23km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (24km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (25km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (28km)
  • Alencon: market Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (30km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)
  • Villaines-la-Juhel: market Monday (35km)

More information about Vieux-Pont, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Vieux-Pont, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (10km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (19km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Sassy (11km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Signal d'Écouves (17km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (19km)
  • Mont du Haut-Fourché (33km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (37km)
  • Forêt de Perseigne (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Loup-du-Gast (44km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (59km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vieux-Pont

Canton: Écouché

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61150

Distance to Vieux-Pont

from Alencon (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 184 km

from Calais: 293 km

from Nice: 792 km

from Bordeaux: 425 km

from Strasbourg: 580 km

Getting here

Vieux-Pont 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 Vieux-Pont from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avoine, Bouce, Joue-du-Plain, Le Champ-de-la-Pierre, Le Menil-Scelleur, Louce, Ranes, Saint-Brice-sous-Ranes, Saint-Martin-l'Aiguillon, Saint-Ouen-sur-Maire, Sainte-Marie-la-Robert, Sevrai and Tanques.

This page in French: Visiter Vieux-Pont