Sallen tourism and travel guide
Visit Sallen: highlights and tourist information
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).
Sallen, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Sallen. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Map of places to visit near Sallen
More information about Sallen & region
Markets in and near Sallen
- Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (13km)
- Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (14km)
- Le Molay-Littry: market Thursday (15km)
- Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (16km)
- Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (18km)
- Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (19km)
- Bayeux: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
- Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (29km)
- Isigny-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
- Marigny: market Wednesday (30km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Sallen, 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); Argences (46km)
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); Pegasus Bridge (43km)
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 and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (14km); Parc zoologique de Champrepus (48km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Sallen
from Caen (prefecture): 34 km
from Paris: 234 km
from Calais: 280 km
from Nice: 864 km
from Bordeaux: 476 km
from Strasbourg: 630 km
Sallen 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.
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.
This page in French: Visitez Sallen