Map of places to visit near Caen

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

 
 

List of places in distance order

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

Caen: 0 km

With a castle, two abbeys and an attracive historic centre Caen is a very pleasant town to explore

Caen guide

Creully: 17 km

The medieval Chateau de Creully is the highlight in Creully

Creully guide

Cabourg: 22 km

One time favourite of Marcel Proust, Cabourg has one of the longest and active beaches in the region

Cabourg guide

Dives-sur-Mer: 23 km

In the 'Village of William the Conqueror' at Dives-sur-Mer artisans and artists are brought together in a medieval setting

Dives-sur-Mer guide

 
 

Beuvron: 24 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

Houlgate: 25 km

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

Houlgate guide

Arromanches: 25 km

Arromanches is well known as the town where the Mulberry Harbour was built during the D-Day landings in 1944

Arromanches guide

Bayeux: 26 km

Best known for its world-famous tapestry, Bayeux also has an imposing cathedral

Bayeux guide

Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge: 31 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

 
 

Cambremer: 31 km

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

Cambremer guide

Villers-sur-Mer: 31 km

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

Villers-sur-Mer guide

Falaise: 35 km

Best known for its castle, Falaise also has several other interesting monuments in the town centre

Falaise guide

Deauville: 38 km

The resort of Deauville, established in the 19th century, is still one of the most upmarket beach resorts in Normandy

Deauville guide

Trouville: 39 km

The long established resort at Trouville has retained lots of its 19th century villas, which provide much of the character of the town

Trouville guide

Le Havre: 48 km

Le Havre centre is listed as a UNESCO world heritage site, for the concrete city built after the destruction of the town in WW2

Le Havre guide