Aunay-sur-Odon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Aunay-sur-Odon: highlights and tourist information

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Aunay-sur-Odon is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 26 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Aunay-sur-Odon is 219 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Caen at 26 km and Vire at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Aunay-sur-Odon, 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 Aunay-sur-Odon in Normandy.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Aunay-sur-Odon

Markets in and near Aunay-sur-Odon

Market days in Aunay-sur-Odon: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (0km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (17km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (20km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (26km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (27km)
  • Vire: market Friday (27km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (28km)
  • Bayeux: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)

More information about Aunay-sur-Odon, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Aunay-sur-Odon, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (27km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (27km)
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (27km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (29km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (29km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (29km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (24km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (29km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (17km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (26km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (26km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (27km)
  • Roches de Ham (30km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (36km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (37km)
  • Baie des Veys (54km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (7km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (26km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (9km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Aunay-sur-Odon

Canton: Aunay-sur-Odon

Arrondissement: Vire

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14260

Distance to Aunay-sur-Odon

from Caen (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 219 km

from Calais: 279 km

from Nice: 846 km

from Bordeaux: 465 km

from Strasbourg: 615 km

Getting here

Aunay-sur-Odon 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 Aunay-sur-Odon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Banneville-sur-Ajon, Bauquay, Bonnemaison, Campandre-Valcongrain, Courvaudon, Le Mesnil-Au-Grain, Longvillers, Maisoncelles-Pelvey, Ondefontaine, Roucamps, Saint-Agnan-le-Malherbe, Saint-Georges-d'Aunay and Tracy-Bocage.

This page in French: Visiter Aunay-sur-Odon