Montigny tourism, attractions and travel guide
Visit Montigny: Highlights and Tourist Information
Montigny is situated in the Calvados (Normandy region) in the north of France at 19 km from Caen, the department capital. (General information: Montigny is 211 km from Paris).
Montigny, 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 Montigny. 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 Montigny and location information
Markets in and near Montigny
- Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (8km)
- Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (8km)
- Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (10km)
- Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (16km)
- Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (20km)
- Mondeville: market Thursday (21km)
- Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (22km)
- Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (24km)
- Falaise: market Saturday (29km)
- Bayeux: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Montigny, 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 Montigny and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Argentan (50km)
Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (20km); Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (24km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (24km); Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (26km); Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (29km); Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (34km)
Remarkable gardens Plantbessin (26km); Jardins du château de Brécy (26km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (34km); Sassy (58km)
Sites of natural beauty Rochers des Parcs (16km); Prairie (Caen) (19km); Jardin des plantes de Caen (20km); Pegasus Bridge (29km); Forêt de Cerisy (31km); Roches de Ham (37km); Forêt de Saint-Sever (45km); Baie des Veys (57km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Villers-Bocage (10km); Torigni-sur-Vire (33km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Domjean (37km); Cabourg (40km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (17km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Montigny
from Caen (prefecture): 19 km
from Paris: 211 km
from Calais: 272 km
from Nice: 842 km
from Bordeaux: 468 km
from Strasbourg: 608 km
Montigny 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 Montigny from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 21 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Montigny): Banneville-sur-Ajon, Bonnemaison, Courvaudon, Curcy-sur-Orne, Evrecy, Goupillieres, Grimbosq, Hamars, La Caine, Landes-sur-Ajon, Le Mesnil-Au-Grain, Maisoncelles-sur-Ajon, Maizet, Ouffieres, Parfouru-sur-Odon, Preaux-Bocage, Saint-Agnan-le-Malherbe, Sainte-Honorine-du-Fay, Tournay-sur-Odon, Trois-Monts and Vacognes-Neuilly.
This page in French: Visitez Montigny