Basseneville tourism and travel guide

Photo of Basseneville in Calvados

Visit Basseneville: highlights and tourist information

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Basseneville is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 17 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Basseneville is 185 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Beuvron at 6 km and Dives-sur-Mer at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Basseneville, 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 Basseneville 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 Basseneville

Markets in and near Basseneville

  • Troarn: market Saturday (4km)
  • Cabourg: market Thursday & Monday & Saturday - seasonal market only (10km)
  • Cabourg: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (10km)
  • Dives-sur-Mer: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (10km)
  • Houlgate: market Thursday (12km)
  • Ouistreham: market Wednesday & Saturday - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Ouistreham: market Thursday & Sunday & Friday (13km)
  • Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (14km)
  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (15km)

More information about Basseneville, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Basseneville, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (17km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (33km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (34km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (24km)
  • Boutemont (26km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (33km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pegasus Bridge (11km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (18km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (18km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (40km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (32km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Basseneville

Canton: Dozulé

Arrondissement: Lisieux

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14670

Distance to Basseneville

from Caen (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 185 km

from Calais: 241 km

from Nice: 833 km

from Bordeaux: 486 km

from Strasbourg: 580 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bavent, Brucourt, Cleville, Cricqueville-en-Auge, Goustranville, Hotot-en-Auge, Janville, Petiville, Putot-en-Auge, Saint-Ouen-du-Mesnil-Oger, Saint-Pair, Saint-Pierre-du-Jonquet, Saint-Samson and Troarn.

This page in French: Visiter Basseneville