Anctoville tourism and travel guide

Photo of Anctoville in Calvados

Visit Anctoville: highlights and tourist information

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Anctoville is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 26 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Anctoville is 225 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bayeux at 19 km and Creully at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Anctoville, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Anctoville in Normandy.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Anctoville

Markets in and near Anctoville

  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (10km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (11km)
  • Le Molay-Littry: market Thursday (19km)
  • Bayeux: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (22km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (27km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (28km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (29km)

More information about Anctoville, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Anctoville, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Anctoville.

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (48km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (19km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (19km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (19km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (22km)
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (27km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (13km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (22km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Cerisy (16km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (26km)
  • Roches de Ham (26km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (26km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (28km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (35km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (40km)
  • Baie des Veys (43km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (5km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (22km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (12km)
  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (54km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Anctoville

Canton: Caumont-l'Éventé

Arrondissement: Bayeux

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14240

Distance to Anctoville

from Caen (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 225 km

from Calais: 275 km

from Nice: 856 km

from Bordeaux: 475 km

from Strasbourg: 621 km

Getting here

Anctoville 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 Anctoville from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amaye-sur-Seulles, Cahagnes, Cahagnolles, Hottot-les-Bagues, Livry, Longraye, Maisoncelles-Pelvey, Saint-Germain-d'Ectot, Saint-Louet-sur-Seulles, Saint-Vaast-sur-Seulles, Sainte-Honorine-de-Ducy, Torteval-Quesnay, Tracy-Bocage, Villers-Bocage and Villy-Bocage.

This page in French: Visiter Anctoville