Bagnoles-de-l'Orne is located southeast of Normandy, in the department of Orne made of woods and forests, stables and castles. Nestled in 7000 acres of forest and Parc Naturel Regional Normandie-Maine, Bagnoles-de-l'Orne is a tourist resort and born with the birth of tourism in the late 19th century. Her spa is known for the treatment of venous diseases (phlebology) and rheumatism. The site was chosen for its calm and its environment, a large hotel, a casino located near a lake, all connected by a park crossed by a river and a water: thus were created in the 19th century spas. Magnificent villas still testify in the district created by Albert Belle Epoque Christophle, MP and prefect of Orne, between 1886 and 1914. At the time a specification conditions imposed Head: Using local and natural materials (sandstone, wood and wrought iron), volumes (perpendicular plane, turret, balcony, bay window ...) and colors (blue , yellow, red and green).
Bagnoles-de-l'Orne offers a wide choice of accommodation, making it an ideal place to stay.
The resort is a place for hiking that makes walking, biking or horseback (250 km of marked trails in the forest Andaines). The outdoor sports activities abound: swimming, tennis, climbing, archery, golf ...
Earth history, legends, heritage, culture and sports, Bagnoles-de-l'Orne and groves are also a gastronomic region (calvados, pommel, cider, perry, tripe, buttons ...). In autumn, the first falling leaves, picking mushrooms in the forest are organized Andaines.
Spa, with its lake and its park.
Château de la Roche-Bagnoles: arboretum, rock to the dog.
Church of the Sacred Heart ranked 20th century heritage.
In the Regional Natural Park Normandie-Maine, the forest offers a green Andaines outstanding (7000 hectares of forest).
Guided tours from March to October:
"Quartier Belle Epoque" villas resort built from 1886 to 1914.
"Bagnoles through its legends."
"Discovery of the forest and the priory of Saint-Ortaire".
Departmental Museum of firefighters: this museum displays the largest collection of horse-drawn hand pumps.
Casino open year round.
Sports and Recreation:
Approximately 250 km of marked trails for hiking, horseback riding or mountain biking.