Trun tourism and travel guide
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).
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
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Map of places to visit near Trun
More information about Trun & region
Markets in and near Trun
Market days in Trun: weekly market: Thursday;
- 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! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
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
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
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