Conteville tourism and travel guide

Photo of Conteville in Calvados

Visit Conteville: highlights and tourist information

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Conteville is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 14 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Conteville is 190 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Caen at 14 km and Beuvron at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Conteville, 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 Conteville 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 Conteville

Markets in and near Conteville

  • Troarn: market Saturday (11km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (11km)
  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (12km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (13km)
  • Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (17km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (21km)
  • Ouistreham: market Wednesday & Saturday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Ouistreham: market Thursday & Sunday & Friday (21km)

More information about Conteville, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Conteville, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (14km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (32km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (32km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (16km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (32km)
  • Boutemont (35km)
  • Plantbessin (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Prairie (Caen) (14km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (15km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (17km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (26km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (30km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (39km)
  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (41km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Conteville

Canton: Bourguébus

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14540

Distance to Conteville

from Caen (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 190 km

from Calais: 255 km

from Nice: 830 km

from Bordeaux: 473 km

from Strasbourg: 587 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Argences, Bellengreville, Billy, Bourguebus, Cauvicourt, Chicheboville, Cintheaux, Fierville-Bray, Frenouville, Garcelles-Secqueville, Hubert-Folie, Moult, Poussy-la-Campagne, Saint-Aignan-de-Cramesnil, Saint-Sylvain, Soliers, Tilly-la-Campagne and Vimont.

This page in French: Visiter Conteville