Location: Sallen is situated in the Calvados (Normandy region) in the north of France at 34 km from Caen, the department capital. (General information: Sallen is 234 km from Paris).
Note: The photo above was taken in Bayeux at 20 km from Sallen
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Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Sallen. 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 Sallen and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Regional Natural Parcs Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (40km)
Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (12km); Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (20km); Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (24km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (24km); Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (26km); Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (35km)
Remarkable gardens Plantbessin (10km); Jardins du château de Brécy (27km)
Sites of natural beauty Forêt de Cerisy (9km); Roches de Ham (18km); Prairie (Caen) (34km); Jardin des plantes de Caen (34km); Rochers des Parcs (35km); Forêt de Saint-Sever (37km); Baie des Veys (37km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Villers-Bocage (13km); Torigni-sur-Vire (14km); Villedieu-les-Poeles (42km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Domjean (21km)
zoo or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (14km); Parc zoologique de Champrepus (48km)
from Caen (local prefecture): 34 km
from Paris: 234 km
from Calais: 280 km
from Nice: 864 km
from Bordeaux: 476 km
from Strasbourg: 630 km
We have found 17 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Sallen): Bieville, Cahagnes, Cahagnolles, Caumont-l'Evente, Cormolain, Foulognes, La Bazoque, La Lande-sur-Drome, La Vacquerie, Lamberville, Litteau, Livry, Montrabot, Planquery, Sainte-Honorine-de-Ducy, Sept-Vents and Vidouville.
Calvados 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 Sallen from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Sallen