Cartigny-l'Epinay tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cartigny-l'Epinay: highlights and tourist information

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Cartigny-l'Epinay is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 47 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Cartigny-l'Epinay is 248 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Normandy landing beaches at 17 km and Bayeux at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cartigny-l'Epinay, 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 Cartigny-l'Epinay 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 Cartigny-l'Epinay

Markets in and near Cartigny-l'Epinay

  • Le Molay-Littry: market Thursday (10km)
  • Isigny-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (15km)
  • Grandcamp-Maisy: market Sunday (17km)
  • Carentan: market Monday all day (19km)
  • Bayeux: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (23km)
  • Marigny: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (29km)
  • Sainte-Mere-Eglise: market Thursday (29km)

More information about Cartigny-l'Epinay, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Cartigny-l'Epinay, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Cartigny-l'Epinay.

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue tours (Vauban fortifications) (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (22km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (7km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (23km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (31km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (33km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (16km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (33km)
  • Argences (40km)
  • Parc du château des Ravalet (61km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Cerisy (10km)
  • Baie des Veys (18km)
  • Roches de Ham (24km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (23km)
  • Villers-Bocage (31km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (32km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cartigny-l'Epinay

Canton: Isigny-sur-Mer

Arrondissement: Bayeux

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14330

Distance to Cartigny-l'Epinay

from Caen (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 248 km

from Calais: 279 km

from Nice: 883 km

from Bordeaux: 491 km

from Strasbourg: 644 km

Getting here

Cartigny-l'Epinay 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 Cartigny-l'Epinay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Airel, Bernesq, Bricqueville, Castilly, Cerisy-la-Foret, La Folie, Les Oubeaux, Lison, Moon-sur-Elle, Saint-Clair-sur-l'Elle, Saint-Fromond, Saint-Jean-de-Savigny, Saint-Marcouf, Saint-Martin-de-Blagny, Sainte-Marguerite-d'Elle and Tournieres.

This page in French: Visiter Cartigny-l'Epinay