Canapville tourism and travel guide

Photo of Canapville in Orne

Visit Canapville: highlights and tourist information

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Canapville is situated in the Orne department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 59 kilometres from Alencon, the department capital (general information: Canapville is 152 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lisieux at 22 km and Haras du Pin at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Canapville, 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 Canapville in Normandy.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Canapville

Markets in and near Canapville

  • Orbec: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (21km)
  • Lisieux: market Saturday all day (22km)
  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (23km)
  • Thiberville: market Monday (25km)
  • Bernay: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (29km)
  • La Barre-en-Ouche: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (31km)

More information about Canapville, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Canapville, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (26km)
  • Boutemont (26km)
  • Sassy (37km)
  • Arboretum d'Harcourt (45km)
  • Jardins du château du Champ de Bataille (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt d'Écouves (47km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (47km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (51km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (13km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (49km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (26km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Canapville

Canton: Vimoutiers

Arrondissement: Argentan

Department: Orne

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 61120

Distance to Canapville

from Alencon (prefecture): 59 km

from Paris: 152 km

from Calais: 250 km

from Nice: 792 km

from Bordeaux: 461 km

from Strasbourg: 549 km

Getting here

Canapville is in the north of France. 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 Canapville from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avernes-Saint-Gourgon, Bellou, Guerquesalles, Le Bosc-Renoult, Le Sap, Les Moutiers-Hubert, Lisores, Meulles, Notre-Dame-de-Courson, Pontchardon, Preaux-Saint-Sebastien, Ticheville and Vimoutiers.

This page in French: Visiter Canapville