Bernay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bernay in Eure

Visit Bernay: highlights and tourist information

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Bernay is situated in the Eure, Normandy region, in the north of France at 41 km from Evreux, the department capital. (General information: Bernay is 131 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Bec-Hellouin at 19 km and Lisieux at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bernay, France: places to visit and attractions

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


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

Map of places to visit near Bernay

Markets in and near Bernay

Market days in Bernay: weekly market: Wednesday & Saturday;

  • Bernay: market Wednesday & Saturday (0km)
  • Thiberville: market Monday (11km)
  • Beaumont-le-Roger: market Tuesday & Friday (14km)
  • Brionne: market Thursday & Sunday (15km)
  • Orbec: market Wednesday (16km)
  • La Barre-en-Ouche: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (19km)
  • La Ferriere-sur-Risle: market Sunday (19km)
  • Cormeilles: market Friday (24km)
  • Le Neubourg: market Wednesday (24km)

More information about Bernay, Normandy

Tourist attractions to visit near Bernay, 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 Bernay and wondering what to do next!

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Jumièges (Jumieges) (42km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Saint Georges de Boscherville (Saint-Martin-de-Boscherville) (48km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum d'Harcourt (17km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château du Champ de Bataille (21km) [Map]
  • Boutemont (29km) [Map]
  • Parc du manoir de Villers (42km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Saint-Georges (48km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Notre-Dame-de-Gravenchon (44km) [Map]
  • Touques (45km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (23km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bernay

Canton: Bernay

Arrondissement: Bernay

Department: Eure

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 27300

Distance to Bernay

from Evreux (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 131 km

from Calais: 226 km

from Nice: 787 km

from Bordeaux: 481 km

from Strasbourg: 527 km

Getting here

Bernay is in the north of France. Most visitors arrive by car, often from the ferry ports at Cherbourg or Caen on the coast here For driving distances to Bernay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Bernay): Caorches-Saint-Nicolas, Carsix, Courbepine, Grand-Camp, Grandchain, Malouy, Menneval, Plasnes, Saint-Aubin-le-Vertueux, Saint-Clair-d'Arcey, Saint-Leger-de-Rotes, Saint-Martin-du-Tilleul, Saint-Quentin-Des-Isles and Valailles.

This page in French: Visitez Bernay