Culey-le-Patry tourism and travel guide

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Visit Culey-le-Patry: highlights and tourist information

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Culey-le-Patry is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 28 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Culey-le-Patry is 211 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Falaise at 26 km and Caen at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Culey-le-Patry, 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 Culey-le-Patry 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 Culey-le-Patry

Markets in and near Culey-le-Patry

  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (5km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (11km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (11km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (25km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (26km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (28km)
  • Vire: market Friday (29km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (29km)

More information about Culey-le-Patry, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Culey-le-Patry, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (52km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (29km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (34km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (36km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (38km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (33km)
  • Plantbessin (34km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (36km)
  • Sassy (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (7km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (27km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (29km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (37km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (37km)
  • Roches de Ham (38km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (40km)
  • Signal d'Écouves (61km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (17km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (34km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (17km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Culey-le-Patry

Canton: Thury-Harcourt

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14220

Distance to Culey-le-Patry

from Caen (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 211 km

from Calais: 280 km

from Nice: 835 km

from Bordeaux: 458 km

from Strasbourg: 608 km

Getting here

Culey-le-Patry 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 Culey-le-Patry from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Campandre-Valcongrain, Cauville, Clecy, Esson, Hamars, La Villette, Le Plessis-Grimoult, Le Vey, Perigny, Saint-Lambert, Saint-Martin-de-Sallen, Saint-Omer, Saint-Pierre-la-Vieille, Saint-Remy and Thury-Harcourt.

This page in French: Visiter Culey-le-Patry