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Durcet

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Orne

Durcet - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Orne
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Durcet village in the Orne, at 264 meters above sea level on a hill of the Suisse Normande is a pretty small rural town with a castle, a church, a town hall, old houses, farms, hamlets different .

Geographical information

MunicipalityDurcet
Postcode61100
Latitude48.7474590 (N 48° 44’ 51”)
Longitude-0.4329390 (W 0° 25’ 59”)
AltitudeFrom 198m to 275m
Surface area9.54 km²
Population304 inhabitants
Density31 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureAlençon (39 mi, 1h04)
Insee code61148
IntercommunalityCA Flers Agglo
DepartmentOrne
TerritoryPerche
RegionNormandy

Nearest cities & towns

Sainte-Opportune1.1 mi (2 min)
Landigou2 mi (6 min)
Craménil3 mi (8 min)
Échalou3.7 mi (8 min)
Sainte-Honorine-la-Guillaume4 mi (10 min)
Bellou-en-Houlme4.2 mi (9 min)
Briouze5.3 mi (9 min)
Athis-Val de Rouvre5.9 mi (13 min)
Messei6 mi (14 min)
Pointel6 mi (10 min)
La Selle-la-Forge6.3 mi (11 min)
La Lande-Saint-Siméon6.7 mi (15 min)
Saires-la-Verrerie7 mi (15 min)
Saint-Hilaire-de-Briouze7.1 mi (11 min)

Things to see and do

A castle is documented since the Middle Ages, and its appearance has undergone many transformations. Today is a beautiful red-brick building. It is surrounded by a pond, a park with limes, cedars and plane trees and quaint outbuildings.

Tennis, ping-pong and soccer.

Events and festivities

The Feast of the little goose in September and the day poets.

Photos

Aerial view of the castle
Aerial view of the castle
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Church
Church
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Weather

Sunday 19 march
Min. 3°C - Max. 12°C
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Monday 20 march
Min. 4°C - Max. 14°C
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Tuesday 21 march
Min. 3°C - Max. 17°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Canoe-kayak at the heart of Swiss Normandy
Nature and the great outdoors8 € Le Hom (16.7 mi)
Water sports equipment hire in the Orne Valley
Nature and the great outdoors17 € Caen (30 mi)
Half-Day on the Cheese Route with Private Guide – Leaving from Caen
Local flavours70 € Caen (30 mi)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Around Lande Pourrie
Car itineraryEasy4h00Saint-Cyr-du-Bailleul (21 mi)
Pays Domfrontais
Cycling itineraryIntermediate5h00Soucé (22 mi)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels

Your holidays
A hotel
A vacation rental
A bed & breakfast
A campsite
A leisure activity
A restaurant
A rental car
A plane ticket
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