Barou-en-Auge tourism and travel guide

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Visit Barou-en-Auge: highlights and tourist information

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Barou-en-Auge is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 37 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Barou-en-Auge is 175 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Falaise at 12 km and Argentan at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Barou-en-Auge, 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 Barou-en-Auge 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 Barou-en-Auge

Markets in and near Barou-en-Auge

  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (10km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (11km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (12km)
  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (16km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (21km)
  • Troarn: market Saturday (30km)
  • Lisieux: market Saturday all day (31km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (34km)
  • Orbec: market Wednesday (34km)

More information about Barou-en-Auge, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Barou-en-Auge, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (36km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (54km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (54km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (7km)
  • Sassy (30km)
  • Boutemont (34km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (54km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (31km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (36km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (37km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (38km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (43km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (44km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (34km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (38km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Barou-en-Auge

Canton: Morteaux-Couliboeuf

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14620

Distance to Barou-en-Auge

from Caen (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 175 km

from Calais: 262 km

from Nice: 808 km

from Bordeaux: 457 km

from Strasbourg: 572 km

Getting here

Barou-en-Auge 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 Barou-en-Auge from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumais, Bernieres-d'Ailly, Courcy, Damblainville, Fresne-la-Mere, Jort, Le Marais-la-Chapelle, Les Moutiers-en-Auge, Louvagny, Morteaux-Couliboeuf, Norrey-en-Auge, Vaudeloges and Vicques.

This page in French: Visiter Barou-en-Auge