Map position of Orbec

You can find details of some of the places we suggest you visit near Orbec below the map...

List of places in distance order

Distances are direct ("as the crow flies") so driving will be further!

Lisieux: 19 km

The painstaking rebuilding of Lisieux since the war has gone a long way to recapturing the feel of the medieval town

Lisieux guide

Chateau de Boutemont: 23 km

Beautiful chateau and gardens in the Calvados department of Normandy

Chateau de Boutemont guide

Cambremer: 30 km

Cambremer is a very picturesque small village, ideally explored as part of the Normandy Cider Route

Cambremer guide

Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge: 30 km

The gardens of the Pays d'Auge are a beautiful mature garden set around a number of typical half-timber houses.

Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge guide

Le Bec-Hellouin: 33 km

The village of Le-Bec-Hellouin is one of the prettiest in Normandy, and also has Abbey of Bec-Hellouin to visit

Le Bec-Hellouin guide

Beuvron: 37 km

Part of the Normandy Cider Route, Beuvron has lots of half-timberd houses and is one of the prettiest villages in Normandy

Beuvron guide

Argentan: 44 km

Despite extensive war time damage Argentan has retained several sites of interest

Argentan guide

Villers-sur-Mer: 45 km

Villers-sur-Mer is one of several friendly beach resorts along the Normandy coast

Villers-sur-Mer guide

Houlgate: 47 km

The beach is certainly the main attraction at Houlgate, and there are also some imposing 19th century villas to see

Houlgate guide