Bazoches-Au-Houlme tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Falaise at 9 km from Bazoches-Au-Houlme

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Bazoches-Au-Houlme is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Bazoches-Au-Houlme in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Falaise at 9 km and Argentan at 18 km.

Bazoches-Au-Houlme, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 9 km (direction north-east), in the Calvados department

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

See Falaise guide


at 18 km (direction east-south-east)

Despite extensive war time damage Argentan has retained several sites of interest...

See Argentan guide
Haras du Pin

Haras du Pin

at 30 km (direction east)

The Haras du Pin is the oldest of the national horse training centres in...

See Haras du Pin guide
Bagnoles de l\'Orne

Bagnoles de l'Orne

at 33 km (direction south-west)

The town of Bagnoles-de-l'Orne is very pleasant, and well known as a spa town...

See Bagnoles de l'Orne guide


at 38 km (direction east-south-east)

The cathedral is the famous attraction at Sees, but there are other sites of...

See Sees guide


at 39 km (direction west-south-west)

The castle forms an excellent backdrop to the cobbled streets in the old town...

See Domfront guide


at 42 km (direction north-north-west), in the Calvados department

With a castle, two abbeys and an attracive historic centre Caen is a very...

See Caen guide


at 43 km (direction north-east), in the Calvados department

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

See Cambremer guide
Les Jardins du Pays d\'Auge

Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge

Garden at 43 km (direction north-east), in the Calvados department

The gardens of the Pays d'Auge are a beautiful mature garden set around a...

See Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge guide


Most Beautiful Village at 43 km (direction north-north-east), in the Calvados department

Part of the Normandy Cider Route, Beuvron has lots of half-timberd houses and is...

See Beuvron guide


at 46 km (direction south-south-west), in the Mayenne department

Small town with two 15th century castles and a popular public garden...

See Lassay-les-Chateaux guide


at 47 km (direction west), in the Calvados department

When you visit Vire be sure to also explore the Route des Gorges de...

See Vire guide


at 50 km (direction south-east)

There are several sites of historical interest in Alencon, best known as a centre...

See Alencon guide
Lisieux Basilica

Lisieux Basilica

Church at 50 km (direction north-east), in the Calvados department

The basilica in Lisieux is a 20th century church built in tribute to Saint-Therese,...

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Markets in and near Bazoches-Au-Houlme

  • Falaise: market Saturday (9km)
  • Briouze: market Monday (16km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (20km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (23km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (25km)
  • La Ferte-Mace: market Thursday (27km)
  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (27km)
  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (31km)

More information about Bazoches-Au-Houlme, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Bazoches-Au-Houlme, France

What to do at Bazoches-Au-Houlme? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Bazoches-Au-Houlme.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (29km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Normandie-Maine (37km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (22km)
  • Sassy (25km)
  • Boutemont (53km)
  • Plantbessin (59km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (19km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (36km)
  • Forêt d'Écouves (38km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (41km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (42km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (42km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Fraimbault (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (43km)
  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (57km)

Geography and distances

Bazoches-Au-Houlme is in the north of France at 50 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Bazoches-Au-Houlme is 190 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bazoches-Au-Houlme

Canton: Putanges-Pont-Écrepin

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61210

Distance to Bazoches-Au-Houlme

from Alencon (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 190 km

from Calais: 280 km

from Nice: 810 km

from Bordeaux: 443 km

from Strasbourg: 587 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive in one of the cross-channel ferry ports with Caen being especially close, typically within an hours drive. For driving distances to Bazoches-Au-Houlme from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Champcerie, Cordey, Fourneaux-le-Val, Habloville, Les Loges-Saulces, Les Rotours, Menil-Vin, Neuvy-Au-Houlme, Rabodanges, Saint-Martin-de-Mieux and Sainte-Croix-sur-Orne.

This page in French: Visiter Bazoches-Au-Houlme