Vimont tourism and travel guide
Visit Vimont: highlights and tourist information
Vimont is situated in the Calvados (Normandy region) in the north of France at 14 km from Caen, the department capital. (General information: Vimont is 188 km from Paris).
Vimont, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Vimont. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Map of places to visit near Vimont
More information about Vimont & region
Markets in and near Vimont
- Troarn: market Saturday (7km)
- Mondeville: market Thursday (10km)
- Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (11km)
- Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (13km)
- Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (13km)
- Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (17km)
- Ouistreham: market Wednesday & Saturday - seasonal market only (18km)
- Ouistreham: market Thursday & Sunday & Friday (18km)
- Cabourg: market Thursday & Monday & Saturday - seasonal market only (19km)
- Cabourg: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (19km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Vimont, 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 Vimont 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) (14km); Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (32km); Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (32km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (32km); Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (40km)
Remarkable gardens Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (17km); Boutemont (32km); Jardins du château de Brécy (32km); Plantbessin (44km)
Sites of natural beauty Prairie (Caen) (14km); Pegasus Bridge (14km); Jardin des plantes de Caen (15km); Rochers des Parcs (30km)
Towns of Art and history Orbec (45km); Le Havre (46km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Villers-Bocage (33km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Cabourg (19km); Touques (33km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Lisieux (38km); Parc zoologique de Jurques (42km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Vimont
from Caen (prefecture): 14 km
from Paris: 188 km
from Calais: 251 km
from Nice: 830 km
from Bordeaux: 477 km
from Strasbourg: 584 km
Vimont 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 Vimont from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 19 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Vimont): Airan, Argences, Banneville-la-Campagne, Bellengreville, Billy, Cagny, Canteloup, Cesny-Aux-Vignes-Ouezy, Chicheboville, Conteville, Emieville, Frenouville, Janville, Moult, Poussy-la-Campagne, Saint-Aignan-de-Cramesnil, Saint-Ouen-du-Mesnil-Oger, Saint-Pair and Saint-Pierre-du-Jonquet.
This page in French: Visitez Vimont