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Cycle Route La Sarthe à vélo

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Elevation profile Cycle Route La Sarthe à vélo

Added on 11 Feb 2016,

on 11 Feb 2016

Cycle route metrics

Total distance in km

244

Cumulative elevation gain in m

2.393

Avg. slope uphill in %

0,98

Cumulative elevation loss in m

2.502

GPS track data

Information about rights to the gps-track data

Rights owner

Openstreetmap and Contributors + biroto-Redaktion (biroto.eu)

Rights characteristic / license

Contains information from OpenStreetMap, which is made available here under the Open Database License(ODbL)

Link to the description of the license

opendatacommons.org/licenses/odbl/

GPX file taken from

www.openstreetmap.org/browse/relation/3802250

GPX file uploaded

by biroto-Redaktion on 11 Feb 2016

Track points in total

3.471

Track points per km (avg)

14

Start/endpoint

Start location

Alençon, Lower Normandy, FR (145 m NHN)

End location

Saumur, Pays de la Loire, FR (36 m NHN)

Beds4Cyclists, worth visiting and infrastructure

Name and address

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Type of accommodation

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Rating for cyclists

 

0 km
0,0 km
150 m

 

FR-61000 Alençon

 

Hotel without restaurant (garni)

 

1 km
0,7 km
159 m

 

FR-61000 Alençon

 

Tourist information

Hours of opening

From January 1st to March 31st, from Monday to Saturday : 9:30am - 12:30pm / 2pm - 6pm

From April 1st to July 5th, from Monday to Friday : 9:30am - 12:30pm / 1:30pm - 6:30pm
and Saturday : 9:30am - 12:30pm / 2pm - 6:30pm

From July 6th to August 31st, from Monday to Saturday : 9:30am - 7pm
and Sunday : 10am - 12:30pm / 2pm - 4:30pm

From September 1st to December 31st, from Monday to Saturday : 9:30am - 12:30pm / 2pm - 6pm

Bank holidays : 10am - 12:30pm / 2pm - 4:30pm

 

1 km
0,7 km
153 m

FR-61000 Alençon

 

Old town

Château des ducs, Alençon
Basilique Notre-Dame, Alençon
Maison d’Ozé, Alençon
Halle au blé, Alençon

Alençon (French pronunciation: [a.lɑ̃.sɔ̃]) is a commune in Normandy, France, capital of the Orne department.

Understand

Alençon is a restored gem. A visit is like travelling through time. Among its centuries-old highlights are the circular wheat market, home to exhibitions beneath its magnificent glass dome; the Halle aux Toiles, now a meeting venue; and the recently restored Jesuit church. Cobbled streets lead you from the town centre to the medieval quarter nearby, passing half timbered houses, Notre Dame Church, the Dukes' castle and the Town Hall.

Some may have heard of Point d'Alençon a rare needle point lace making technique that originated in Alençon. UNESCO have included the craftsmanship of Alençon needle lace-makingin the "Representative List of the Cultural Heritage of Humanity". Genuine Alençon lace is expensive and a lot of the lower cost offerings are machine made imitations often from China. True Alençon lace is hand made and takes many hours of work to make even a sq cm.

See

  • Château des Ducs d'Alençon, Duke's Castle. Château des Ducs d'Alençon on Wikipedia (updated Apr 2017)
  • Basilica of Notre-Dame d'Alençon. Daily 09:00-18:00. Free. Basilica of Notre-Dame d'Alençon on Wikipedia (updated Apr 2017)
  • L'Eglise des Jésuites, pl Foch, 61014 Alençon. Tu 13:30:18:00. W 10:00-12:00 & 13:30-18:00. Th 13:30-18:00. Fr 13:30-18:30. Sa 10:00-17:00. Free. (updated Apr 2017)
  • Musée des Beaux-arts et de la Dentelle d'Alençon (Museum of Fine Arts and Lace of Alençon), Cour Carrée de la Dentelle, 61000 Alençon, +33 2 33 32 40 07. The National Lace Workshops is next door to the museum and sells small samples of Alençon lace in the museum shop. 4.10€ (reduced and group rates available). Musée des Beaux-arts et de la Dentelle d'Alençon on Wikipedia (updated Apr 2017)
  • Maison à l'Étal, 10 rue de la Porte-de-la-Barre, 61000 Alençon. (updated Apr 2017)
  • Maison d'Ozé
  • Halle aux Blés

Information about copyright

Rights characteristic / license

by-sa: CREATIVE COMMONS Attribution-ShareAlike

Link to the description of the license

creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/

Input taken over from:

taken over / edited on

26 May 2015 - 20 Oct 2017

taken over / edited by

biroto-Redaktion

 

5 km
1,8 km
150 m

 

FR-61000 Saint-Germain-du-Corbeïs

 

Private/B&B

 

112 km
2,5 km
81 m

 

FR-72100 Le Mans

 

Private/B&B

 

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