Chapelle du Petit Saint Ceneri, Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei

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Chapelle du Petit Saint Ceneri is a commune in the Orne department next to the River Sarthe and boasts itself as one of France’s most beautiful villages. You will love taking a stroll and exploring this tranquil area of France, dotted with traditional housing, farms, and green fields.

Chapelle du Petit Saint Ceneri is named after an Italian hermit who lived here during the 8th century. When he died, a monastery was built and later destroyed by the Vikings in 903. A castle was also built here in 1044, of which only parts of the walls remain today. Be sure to ask for the way to these fascinating ruins, some of the greatest pieces of history around. To visit Chapelle du Petit Saint Ceneri on your trip to Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei, use our Saint-Ceneri-le-Gerei trip tool .
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  • Village friendly and beautiful, with its Roman bridge, his village, its river and after a small climb of his Church (with the honeycomb to be missed), the walk around the Church with the view ++ and the chapel down, very clean, well done to the inhabitants for the flowers.
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  • Beautiful Sunday in this village where the frame is beautiful with lovely walks. See and see again between homes, Chapel, Church, and nature;
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  • Pretty chapel with beautiful inlays on the walls, the way of the cross is remarkable! Great place if you are in the area.
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  • magic !
  • Beautiful little chapel, isolated in the middle of a vast plain. Quiet area for picnics.
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  • . . . . . . . (((( . . . . . . (o.o) - ooO-(_) - Ooo - to see...! ☺. Great little chapel "in the middle of nowhere" ☺☺☺. ╔══╗ ╚╗╔╝ ╔╝(¯'v´¯) ╚══'. ¸. [Chapel]... ☺♪♫
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  • And say it was my grandfather the guide of the chapel in the 1960s... Henry white. ♥ ♥ ♥
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  • Chapel of the period containing important historical track. This building has enormously served as subject of artistic composition of local painters.
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