Caumont-l'Evente tourism and travel guide

Photo of Caumont-l'Evente in Calvados

Photo is of Bayeux at 22 km from Caumont-l'Evente

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Caumont-l'Evente is situated in the Calvados 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 Caumont-l'Evente in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Bayeux at 22 km and Vire at 29 km.

Caumont-l'Evente, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 22 km (direction north-north-east)

Best known for its world-famous tapestry, Bayeux also has an imposing cathedral...

See Bayeux guide


at 29 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Vire guide


at 29 km (direction north-east)

The medieval Chateau de Creully is the highlight in Creully...

See Creully guide


at 31 km (direction north-east)

Arromanches is well known as the town where the Mulberry Harbour was...

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Normandy landing beaches

Normandy landing beaches

at 32 km (direction north-north-west)

70 years on and the Normandy Landing Beches still attract thousands of...

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at 34 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Caen guide


at 49 km (direction west), in the Manche department

Coutances is well known for its impressive cathedral, built in the 113th...

See Coutances guide


at 50 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Falaise guide

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Markets in and near Caumont-l'Evente

  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (14km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (15km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (16km)
  • Le Molay-Littry: market Thursday (18km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (21km)
  • Bayeux: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Vire: market Friday (29km)
  • Marigny: market Wednesday (32km)

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Tourist attractions near Caumont-l'Evente, France

What to do at Caumont-l'Evente? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Caumont-l'Evente.

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (43km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (15km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (25km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (25km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (27km)
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (13km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (27km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Cerisy (12km)
  • Roches de Ham (19km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (32km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (33km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (34km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (35km)
  • Baie des Veys (40km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (42km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (11km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (14km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (41km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (20km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (11km)
  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (47km)

Geography and distances

Caumont-l'Evente is in the north of France at 33 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Caumont-l'Evente is 232 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Caumont-l'Evente

Canton: Caumont-l'Éventé

Arrondissement: Bayeux

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14240

Distance to Caumont-l'Evente

from Caen (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 232 km

from Calais: 281 km

from Nice: 861 km

from Bordeaux: 473 km

from Strasbourg: 628 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive by car typically by ferry into Cherbourg or Caen on the Normandy coast For driving distances to Caumont-l'Evente from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bieville, Cahagnes, Cormolain, Coulvain, Dampierre, Foulognes, La Lande-sur-Drome, La Vacquerie, Les Loges, Livry, Saint-Jean-Des-Essartiers, Sallen, Sept-Vents and Torteval-Quesnay.

This page in French: Visiter Caumont-l'Evente


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