Banneville-sur-Ajon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Banneville-sur-Ajon: highlights and tourist information

Banneville-sur-Ajon is situated in the Calvados (Normandy region) in the north of France at 20 km from Caen, the department capital. (General information: Banneville-sur-Ajon is 214 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Creully at 25 km and Bayeux at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Banneville-sur-Ajon, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Banneville-sur-Ajon. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


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More information about Banneville-sur-Ajon & region

Markets in and near Banneville-sur-Ajon

Local markets

  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (7km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (13km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (20km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (22km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (24km)
  • Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Bayeux: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Douvres-la-Delivrande: market Thursday (29km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Banneville-sur-Ajon, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Banneville-sur-Ajon and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Beuvron (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Argentan (54km)

Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (20km); Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (22km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (22km); Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (24km); Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (26km); Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (30km)

Remarkable gardens Plantbessin (23km); Jardins du château de Brécy (24km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (37km); Sassy (61km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Bayeux (26km)

Sites of natural beauty Rochers des Parcs (19km); Prairie (Caen) (19km); Jardin des plantes de Caen (20km); Forêt de Cerisy (27km); Pegasus Bridge (29km); Roches de Ham (35km); Forêt de Saint-Sever (44km); Baie des Veys (54km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Villers-Bocage (6km); Torigni-sur-Vire (30km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Domjean (35km); Cabourg (41km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (15km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Banneville-sur-Ajon

Canton: Villers-Bocage

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14260

Distance to Banneville-sur-Ajon

from Caen (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 214 km

from Calais: 272 km

from Nice: 846 km

from Bordeaux: 470 km

from Strasbourg: 611 km

Getting here

Banneville-sur-Ajon is in the north of France. Most visitors arrive by car typically by ferry into Cherbourg or Caen on the Normandy coast For driving distances to Banneville-sur-Ajon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 24 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Banneville-sur-Ajon): Aunay-sur-Odon, Bauquay, Bonnemaison, Bougy, Courvaudon, Epinay-sur-Odon, Evrecy, Gavrus, La Caine, Landes-sur-Ajon, Le Locheur, Le Mesnil-Au-Grain, Longvillers, Maisoncelles-sur-Ajon, Montigny, Monts-en-Bessin, Ouffieres, Parfouru-sur-Odon, Preaux-Bocage, Saint-Agnan-le-Malherbe, Sainte-Honorine-du-Fay, Tournay-sur-Odon, Vacognes-Neuilly and Villy-Bocage.

This page in French: Visitez Banneville-sur-Ajon