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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Orne

City to human scale located in a limestone plain, surrounded by forests and Gouffern Ecouves.

With a rich past, the city has a tradition Argentan old lace, with the famous Point Argentan.

Geographical information

Tourism labels
Latitude48.7440010 (N 48° 44’ 38”)
Longitude-0.0165660 (W 0° 0’ 60”)
AltitudeFrom 152m to 228m
Surface area18.18 km²
Population14870 inhabitants
Density817 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureAlençon (50 km, 38 min)
Insee code61006
IntercommunalityCC Argentan Intercom
RegionLower Normandy

Nearest cities & towns

Urou-et-Crennes3 km (6 min)
Juvigny-sur-Orne4 km (7 min)
Sarceaux4.1 km (9 min)
Sai4.5 km (9 min)
Aunou-le-Faucon5.3 km (10 min)
Moulins-sur-Orne5.5 km (11 min)
Fontenai-sur-Orne5.7 km (10 min)
Sévigny5.7 km (9 min)
Occagnes6.1 km (10 min)
Goulet7.3 km (12 min)
Silly-en-Gouffern7.5 km (9 min)
Bailleul7.8 km (11 min)
Fleuré7.9 km (11 min)
Montgaroult9 km (13 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Performance halls

Events and festivities

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

The carriage rides are held every summer to explore the city and its immediate surroundings.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Contemporary garden " Indoor Open Air "
Nature and the great outdoors5 € Athis-de-l'Orne (37 km)
Canoeing in the heart of the Suisse Normande
Nature and the great outdoors8 € Thury-Harcourt (44 km)
Calvados-tasting at La Monnerie
Local flavours3 € Cerisy-Belle-Étoile (45 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Pays Domfrontais
Car itineraryEasy5h00Soucé (57 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals