Nearby attractions

Museum of Religious Art – Sées

Collections of paintings, sculptures, goldsmithery and liturgical ornaments dating from the Middle Ages to today. A summer exhibition is organised every year.

Open from 1st July to 30th September, every day (except Tuesdays) from 12am to 6pm.

  • Phone: +33 (0)2 33 28 59 73

The Equestrian Farm – La Chapelle près Sées

Horse rides, with or without a guide.

  • Phone: +33 (0)2 33 27 74 67

The Ecouves Wildlife Park – Le Bouillon

In natural surrounds not far from Sées, this wildlife park brings together 200 animals of 30 species from 5 continents. It is open from April to November. There are picnic tables around the park.

The Melisane Donkey Farm – Le Bouillon

Also situated at Le Bouillon, this farm lets you discover the work of a Donkey milking farm with free tours Wednesdays from April to Oct and Fridays from mid-July to the end of August, from 3pm to 6pm. You can participate in the milking of the jennys at 3:45pm and browse the organic cosmetic products made from the milk.

The Bonnerie Manoir Gardens – Essay

Gardens open from the 1st May to the 30th September, on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, Mondays and Public Holidays from 2:30pm – 6:30pm.

The Ecouves Forest

This wooded area situated less than 15km from Sées offers a host of outdoor activities over more than 15 000 hectares: walking, cycling and horse riding…

In the forest region of the upper hills of Normandy it extends over almost 16km from East to West and 13km from North to South, with the Ecouves Signal peak of 417m. There is a fitness trail at the Chene au Verdier crossroads.

Carrouges Castle

This castle is made out of brick, granit and slate. It belonged to the same family between the 14th century and 1936. The furniture, paintings and decor are from the Renaissance period. You can also visit its park and gardens.

Le Pin National Stud – Le Pin au Haras

Nestled in a showcase of green countryside, the horse ‘Versailles’ welcomes you to discover the horse world through an outstanding heritage, from the architecture to the landscapes, different horse breeds, the people and their professions…

Le Mêle sur Sarthe leisure area

Le Mêle district offers activities for all: supervised swimming in July and August, fishing, mini-golf, sailing and games for children. Basic catering is provided during the summer period.

  • Phone: +33 (0)2 33 27 63 97 (Tourist Office)

Other places and tours can be found on www.ornetourisme.com