Sallenelles tourism and travel guide
Visit Sallenelles: highlights and tourist information
Sallenelles is situated in the Calvados (Normandy region) in the north of France at 13 km from Caen, the department capital. (General information: Sallenelles is 193 km from Paris).
Sallenelles, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Sallenelles. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Map of places to visit near Sallenelles
More information about Sallenelles & region
Markets in and near Sallenelles
- Ouistreham: market Wednesday & Saturday - seasonal market only (2km)
- Ouistreham: market Thursday & Sunday & Friday (2km)
- Cabourg: market Thursday & Monday & Saturday - seasonal market only (9km)
- Cabourg: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (9km)
- Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (9km)
- Dives-sur-Mer: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (10km)
- Troarn: market Saturday (10km)
- Douvres-la-Delivrande: market Thursday (11km)
- Houlgate: market Thursday (12km)
- Mondeville: market Thursday (12km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Sallenelles, 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 Sallenelles 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) Honfleur (38km)
Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (13km); Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (24km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (26km); Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (26km); Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (34km)
Remarkable gardens Jardins du château de Brécy (24km); Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (33km); Boutemont (34km); Plantbessin (42km)
Sites of natural beauty Pegasus Bridge (4km); Jardin des plantes de Caen (13km); Prairie (Caen) (14km); Rochers des Parcs (43km)
Towns of Art and history Le Havre (35km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Villers-Bocage (37km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Cabourg (9km); Touques (26km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Lisieux (40km); Parc zoologique de Jurques (48km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Sallenelles
from Caen (prefecture): 13 km
from Paris: 193 km
from Calais: 239 km
from Nice: 843 km
from Bordeaux: 493 km
from Strasbourg: 588 km
Sallenelles 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 Sallenelles from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have found 15 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Sallenelles): Amfreville, Bavent, Benouville, Blainville-sur-Orne, Breville, Colleville-Montgomery, Escoville, Gonneville-en-Auge, Hermanville-sur-Mer, Herouvillette, Ouistreham, Petiville, Ranville, Saint-Aubin-d'Arquenay and Varaville.
This page in French: Visitez Sallenelles