Trun tourism and travel guide

Photo of Trun in Orne



Visit Trun: highlights and tourist information

Trun is situated in the Orne (Normandy region) in the north of France at 46 km from Alencon, the department capital. (General information: Trun is 170 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Falaise at 17 km and Sees at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Trun, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Trun. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Orne

Plan your visit to Trun

Planning a trip to Trun and the Normandy region? France This Way can help!

More information about Trun & region

Markets in and near Trun

Market days in Trun: weekly market: Thursday;

Local markets

  • Trun: market Thursday (0km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (12km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (18km)
  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (20km)
  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (27km)
  • Sees: market Saturday (28km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (33km)
  • Orbec: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Lisieux: market Saturday all day (37km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Trun, 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 Trun and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Beuvron (39km)

National Monuments Carrouges Chateau (34km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Argentan (11km)

Regional Natural Parcs Normandie-Maine (43km)

Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (48km)

Remarkable gardens Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (18km); Sassy (20km); Boutemont (40km)

Sites of natural beauty Signal d'Écouves (32km); Forêt d'Écouves (33km); Rochers des Parcs (37km); Prairie (Caen) (47km); Jardin des plantes de Caen (49km); Pegasus Bridge (50km)

Towns of Art and history Orbec (34km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Lisieux (43km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Trun

Canton: Trun

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61160

Distance to Trun

from Alencon (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 170 km

from Calais: 268 km

from Nice: 797 km

from Bordeaux: 448 km

from Strasbourg: 567 km

Getting here

Trun is in the north of France. Most visitors arrive in one of the cross-challen ferry ports with Caen being especially close, typically within an hours drive. For driving distances to Trun from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Trun): Aubry-en-Exmes, Bailleul, Chambois, Coulonces, Ecorches, Fel, Fontaine-les-Bassets, Gueprei, Le Marais-la-Chapelle, Louvieres-en-Auge, Merri, Montreuil-la-Cambe, Neauphe-sur-Dive, Ommoy, Saint-Lambert-sur-Dive, Tournai-sur-Dive and Villedieu-les-Bailleul.

This page in French: Visitez Trun