Vimont tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Vimont in Calvados

Visit Vimont: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Vimont on map of France

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).

Popular places to visit nearby include Caen at 14 km and Cambremer at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Vimont, France: places to visit, tourism 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.

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

Map of places to visit near Vimont and location information

More information about Vimont & region

Calvados (local department)

Normandy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Vimont

Local markets

  • 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.

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Beuvron (13km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Argentan (44km); Honfleur (46km)

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)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Bayeux (41km)

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

Geographical Information

Commune: Vimont

Canton: Troarn

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14370

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

Getting here

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

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