Colombiers-sur-Seulles tourism and travel guide

Photo of Colombiers-sur-Seulles in Calvados

Visit Colombiers-sur-Seulles: highlights and tourist information

Colombiers-sur-Seulles is situated in the Calvados (Normandy region) in the north of France at 16 km from Caen, the department capital. (General information: Colombiers-sur-Seulles is 214 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Arromanches at 9 km and Bayeux at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Colombiers-sur-Seulles, France: places to visit and attractions

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

 
 

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

Markets in and near Colombiers-sur-Seulles

Local markets

  • Courseulles-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Friday (6km)
  • Saint-Aubin-sur-Mer: market Thursday (9km)
  • Douvres-la-Delivrande: market Thursday (10km)
  • Bayeux: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (16km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (17km)
  • Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Ouistreham: market Wednesday & Saturday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Ouistreham: market Thursday & Sunday & Friday (19km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (20km)

More information about Colombiers-sur-Seulles & region

Tourist attractions to visit near Colombiers-sur-Seulles, 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 Colombiers-sur-Seulles and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (4km) [Map]
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (7km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (7km) [Map]
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (14km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (17km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (32km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Brécy (4km) [Map]
  • Plantbessin (23km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (47km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (16km) [Map]
  • Prairie (Caen) (17km) [Map]
  • Pegasus Bridge (18km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Cerisy (30km) [Map]
  • Rochers des Parcs (43km) [Map]
  • Roches de Ham (49km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (26km) [Map]
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (45km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (37km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Colombiers-sur-Seulles

Canton: Ryes

Arrondissement: Bayeux

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14480

Distance to Colombiers-sur-Seulles

from Caen (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 214 km

from Calais: 249 km

from Nice: 860 km

from Bordeaux: 496 km

from Strasbourg: 608 km

Getting here

Colombiers-sur-Seulles 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 Colombiers-sur-Seulles from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 23 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Colombiers-sur-Seulles): Amblie, Asnelles, Banville, Bazenville, Beny-sur-Mer, Coulombs, Courseulles-sur-Mer, Crepon, Creully, Cully, Fontaine-Henry, Graye-sur-Mer, Lantheuil, Le Fresne-Camilly, Meuvaines, Reviers, Rucqueville, Saint-Gabriel-Brecy, Sainte-Croix-sur-Mer, Thaon, Tierceville, Ver-sur-Mer and Villiers-le-Sec.

This page in French: Visitez Colombiers-sur-Seulles