Cernay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cernay in Calvados

Visit Cernay: highlights and tourist information

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Cernay is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 54 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Cernay is 149 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lisieux at 16 km and Chateau de Boutemont at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cernay, 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 Cernay 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 Cernay

Markets in and near Cernay

  • Orbec: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Lisieux: market Saturday all day (16km)
  • Thiberville: market Monday (16km)
  • Bernay: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Cormeilles: market Friday (26km)
  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (26km)
  • La Barre-en-Ouche: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (29km)
  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (29km)

More information about Cernay, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Cernay, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Boutemont (19km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (30km)
  • Arboretum d'Harcourt (38km)
  • Jardins du château du Champ de Bataille (42km)
  • Sassy (46km)
  • Parc du manoir de Villers (61km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pegasus Bridge (50km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (6km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (18km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cernay

Canton: Orbec

Arrondissement: Lisieux

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14290

Distance to Cernay

from Caen (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 149 km

from Calais: 241 km

from Nice: 795 km

from Bordeaux: 470 km

from Strasbourg: 546 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cerqueux, Cheffreville-Tonnencourt, Familly, Fervaques, Friardel, La Chapelle-Yvon, La Croupte, Les Moutiers-Hubert, Meulles, Notre-Dame-de-Courson, Orbec, Preaux-Saint-Sebastien, Saint-Cyr-du-Ronceray, Saint-Pierre-de-Mailloc and Tordouet.

This page in French: Visiter Cernay