Location: Cahan is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 62 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Cahan is 204 km from Paris).
Note: The photo above was taken in Falaise at 19 km from Cahan
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Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Cahan. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
If you are planning a visit we suggest you see our hotel search (from a leading hotel agent and with a great selection of hotels and a best price promise).
For a longer visit popular choices include holiday apartments - we suggest holiday villages in 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 Cahan and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (39km)
Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (37km); Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (52km)
Remarkable gardens Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (30km); Sassy (39km); Plantbessin (46km)
Sites of natural beauty Rochers des Parcs (6km); Prairie (Caen) (35km); Jardin des plantes de Caen (37km); Signal d'Écouves (49km); Forêt de Cerisy (49km); Forêt d'Écouves (51km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Villers-Bocage (29km); Torigni-sur-Vire (44km)
zoo or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (28km)
from Alencon (local prefecture): 62 km
from Paris: 204 km
from Calais: 285 km
from Nice: 824 km
from Bordeaux: 447 km
from Strasbourg: 601 km
We have found 15 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Cahan): Athis-de-l'Orne, Berjou, Breel, Cossesseville, La Lande-Saint-Simeon, La Pommeraye, Le Bo, Le Mesnil-Villement, Menil-Hubert-sur-Orne, Pierrefitte-en-Cinglais, Pont-d'Ouilly, Saint-Denis-de-Mere, Saint-Philbert-sur-Orne, Sainte-Honorine-la-Chardonne and Segrie-Fontaine.
Orne is in the north of France. Most visitors arrive in one of the cross-challen ferry ports with Caen being especially close, typically within an hours drive. For driving distances to Cahan from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Cahan