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Randonnai, Perche, France -

Randonnai is a village and commune in the Orne département of north-western France.

Perche is located 100 miles West of Paris.

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The County of Perche was created in 1115 when the County of Mortagne was combined with the seigneuries of Nogent-le-Rotrou and Belleme.
Before the French Revolution, it was part of the Province of Normandy. In 1792, when the 34 provinces of France were changed to 96 departements, Perche was included mostly within the Departments of Orne and Eure-et-Loir but small parts of Perche lie within the current departements of Sarthe, Eure and Loir-et-Cher. In 1998, the Parc Naturel Regional du Perche (Natural Park of Perche) was created.
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In the early 17th century, Perche (France) was the point of departure for many French emigrants to Quebec.
A number of major families in Quebec - such as the Pelletiers, Gagnons, Tremblays, Rivards, Fortins, Bouchards and Drouins - can trace their roots back to this particular region.
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On 1 January 2016, it was merged into the new commune of Tourouvre au Perche

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2023 - Here's a list of places to go and things to do in and around Randonnai, Perche:
Château de Médavy: Visit the stunning Château de Médavy, a beautiful castle located just a short drive from Randonnai. While the castle itself is not always open to the public, the surrounding gardens and park are worth exploring.

Perche Regional Natural Park: Take a hike or a leisurely stroll through the Perche Regional Natural Park. This park is known for its lush forests, rolling hills, and picturesque landscapes. It's a great place for nature enthusiasts and birdwatchers.

Manoir de Courboyer: Explore the Manoir de Courboyer, a historic manor house that serves as the visitor center for the Perche Regional Natural Park. Here, you can learn about the history and natural heritage of the region through exhibitions and guided tours.

Église Saint-Pierre de Randonnai: Visit the village church, Église Saint-Pierre de Randonnai, to admire its charming architecture and peaceful surroundings. It's a great place for a moment of reflection.

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