Flers The Essential
An important trading city, Flers stands between the Andaines Forest and the Suisse Normande. There are superb walks leading to Mont de Cerisy, where the ruins of a château lie, in a forest of rhododendrons. Not one to get left behind, this dynamic town managed to adapt its traditional textile production to the demands of modernisation and open up to new industries.
Surrounded on three sides by a moat,