Coulonces tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Vire at 4 km from Coulonces

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Coulonces 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 Coulonces in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vire at 4 km and Domfront at 37 km.

Coulonces, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Vire

Vire

at 4 km (direction south-east)

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

See Vire guide
Domfront

Domfront

at 37 km (direction south-east), in the Orne department

The castle forms an excellent backdrop to the cobbled streets in the...

See Domfront guide
Coutances

Coutances

at 45 km (direction west-north-west), in the Manche department

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

See Coutances guide
Bayeux

Bayeux

at 47 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Bayeux guide
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Granville

Granville

Seaside resort at 50 km (direction west), in the Manche department

Granville is best known for its long sandy beach, and the 19th...

See Granville guide
Bagnoles de l'Orne

Bagnoles de l'Orne

at 51 km (direction east-south-east), in the Orne department

The town of Bagnoles-de-l'Orne is very pleasant, and well known as a...

See Bagnoles de l'Orne guide
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel

Heritage Site at 51 km (direction west-south-west), in the Manche department

No visit to Normandy would be complete without visiting the iconic Abbey...

See Mont-Saint-Michel guide
Caen

Caen

at 53 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Caen guide
Creully

Creully

at 53 km (direction north-east)

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

See Creully guide
Lassay-les-Chateaux

Lassay-les-Chateaux

at 57 km (direction south-east), in the Mayenne department

Small town with two 15th century castles and a popular public garden...

See Lassay-les-Chateaux guide
Lessay abbey

Lessay abbey

Abbey at 59 km (direction west-north-west), in the Manche department

The abbey church at Lessay is an important example of roman style...

See Lessay abbey guide

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Markets in and near Coulonces

  • Vire: market Friday (5km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (18km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Brecey: market Friday (25km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (26km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (27km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (30km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (30km)

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Tourist attractions near Coulonces, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (36km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (47km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (49km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (52km)
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (38km)
  • Argences (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (11km)
  • Roches de Ham (19km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (33km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (35km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (52km)
  • Couesnon (52km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (52km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (53km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (18km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (23km)
  • Villers-Bocage (30km)
  • Ducey (39km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (15km)
  • Saint-Fraimbault (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (19km)
  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (30km)
 
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Geography and distances

Coulonces is in the north of France at 53 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Coulonces is 239 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Coulonces

Canton: Vire

Arrondissement: Vire

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14500

Distance to Coulonces

from Caen (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 239 km

from Calais: 304 km

from Nice: 851 km

from Bordeaux: 450 km

from Strasbourg: 636 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumesnil, Campagnolles, Etouvy, La Graverie, Le Mesnil-Benoist, Le Mesnil-Robert, Le Reculey, Mesnil-Clinchamps, Roullours, Saint-Manvieu-Bocage, Sainte-Marie-Laumont, Vaudry and Vire.

This page in French: Visiter Coulonces

 
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