Landes-sur-Ajon tourism, attractions and travel guide

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Visit Landes-sur-Ajon: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Landes-sur-Ajon on map of France

Landes-sur-Ajon is situated in the Calvados (Normandy region) in the north of France at 20 km from Caen, the department capital. (General information: Landes-sur-Ajon is 216 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Creully at 23 km and Bayeux at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Landes-sur-Ajon, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Landes-sur-Ajon. 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 Landes-sur-Ajon and location information

More information about Landes-sur-Ajon & region

Calvados (local department)

Normandy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Landes-sur-Ajon

Local markets

  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (7km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (12km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (20km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (22km)
  • Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Bayeux: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (25km)
  • Le Molay-Littry: market Thursday (28km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Landes-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 Landes-sur-Ajon 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 (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Argentan (55km)

Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (20km); Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (20km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (20km); Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (22km); Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (24km); Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (29km)

Remarkable gardens Plantbessin (21km); Jardins du château de Brécy (23km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Bayeux (25km)

Sites of natural beauty Prairie (Caen) (19km); Jardin des plantes de Caen (20km); Rochers des Parcs (20km); Forêt de Cerisy (26km); Pegasus Bridge (29km); Roches de Ham (34km); Forêt de Saint-Sever (44km); Baie des Veys (52km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Villers-Bocage (5km); Torigni-sur-Vire (29km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Domjean (34km); Cabourg (41km)

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

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Landes-sur-Ajon

Canton: Villers-Bocage

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14310

Distance to Landes-sur-Ajon

from Caen (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 216 km

from Calais: 272 km

from Nice: 847 km

from Bordeaux: 471 km

from Strasbourg: 612 km

Getting here

Landes-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 Landes-sur-Ajon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

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

This page in French: Visitez Landes-sur-Ajon

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