Bauquay tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Bauquay in Calvados

Visit Bauquay: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Bauquay on map of France

Bauquay is situated in the Calvados (Normandy region) in the north of France at 25 km from Caen, the department capital. (General information: Bauquay is 218 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bayeux at 28 km and Creully at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Bauquay, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

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

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Calvados

Map of places to visit near Bauquay and location information

More information about Bauquay & region

Calvados (local department)

Normandy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Bauquay

Local markets

  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (2km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (16km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (21km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (25km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (27km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (27km)
  • Bayeux: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (29km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Bauquay, 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 Bauquay and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Beuvron (45km)

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

Churches or other religious monuments Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (25km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (25km); Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (25km); Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (27km); Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (28km); Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (29km)

Remarkable gardens Plantbessin (23km); Jardins du château de Brécy (28km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Bayeux (28km)

Sites of natural beauty Rochers des Parcs (18km); Prairie (Caen) (24km); Jardin des plantes de Caen (25km); Forêt de Cerisy (26km); Roches de Ham (31km); Pegasus Bridge (34km); Forêt de Saint-Sever (39km); Baie des Veys (54km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Villers-Bocage (6km); Torigni-sur-Vire (27km); Villedieu-les-Poeles (49km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Domjean (31km); Cabourg (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (11km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bauquay

Canton: Aunay-sur-Odon

Arrondissement: Vire

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14260

Distance to Bauquay

from Caen (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 218 km

from Calais: 277 km

from Nice: 846 km

from Bordeaux: 467 km

from Strasbourg: 614 km

Getting here

Bauquay 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 Bauquay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have found 17 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Bauquay): Aunay-sur-Odon, Banneville-sur-Ajon, Bonnemaison, Courvaudon, Epinay-sur-Odon, Hamars, Landes-sur-Ajon, Le Mesnil-Au-Grain, Longvillers, Maisoncelles-Pelvey, Maisoncelles-sur-Ajon, Ondefontaine, Roucamps, Saint-Agnan-le-Malherbe, Saint-Georges-d'Aunay, Tracy-Bocage and Villers-Bocage.

This page in French: Visitez Bauquay

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