Thury-Harcourt tourism and travel guide
Visit Thury-Harcourt: highlights and tourist information
Thury-Harcourt is situated in the Calvados (Normandy region) in the north of France at 23 km from Caen, the department capital. (General information: Thury-Harcourt is 207 km from Paris).
Thury-Harcourt, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Thury-Harcourt. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Map of places to visit near Thury-Harcourt
More information about Thury-Harcourt & region
Markets in and near Thury-Harcourt
Market days in Thury-Harcourt: weekly market: Tuesday;
- Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (0km)
- Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (12km)
- Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (16km)
- Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (17km)
- Falaise: market Saturday (22km)
- Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (23km)
- Mondeville: market Thursday (24km)
- Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (24km)
- Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (27km)
- Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Thury-Harcourt, 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 Thury-Harcourt and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (24km); Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (31km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (31km); Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (33km); Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (36km); Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (41km)
Remarkable gardens Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (29km); Jardins du château de Brécy (33km); Plantbessin (34km); Sassy (50km)
Sites of natural beauty Rochers des Parcs (8km); Prairie (Caen) (22km); Jardin des plantes de Caen (24km); Pegasus Bridge (32km); Forêt de Cerisy (38km); Roches de Ham (42km); Forêt de Saint-Sever (45km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Villers-Bocage (17km); Torigni-sur-Vire (37km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Domjean (41km); Cabourg (43km); Touques (58km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Jurques (20km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Thury-Harcourt
from Caen (prefecture): 23 km
from Paris: 207 km
from Calais: 275 km
from Nice: 835 km
from Bordeaux: 461 km
from Strasbourg: 604 km
Thury-Harcourt 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 Thury-Harcourt from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 18 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Thury-Harcourt): Combray, Croisilles, Culey-le-Patry, Curcy-sur-Orne, Donnay, Espins, Esson, Goupillieres, Hamars, La Caine, Meslay, Moutiers-en-Cinglais, Ouffieres, Placy, Saint-Lambert, Saint-Laurent-de-Condel, Saint-Martin-de-Sallen and Saint-Remy.
This page in French: Visitez Thury-Harcourt