Danvou-la-Ferriere tourism and travel guide

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Visit Danvou-la-Ferriere: highlights and tourist information

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Danvou-la-Ferriere is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 34 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Danvou-la-Ferriere is 221 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vire at 20 km and Caen at 34 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Danvou-la-Ferriere, 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 Danvou-la-Ferriere 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 Danvou-la-Ferriere

Markets in and near Danvou-la-Ferriere

  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (8km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (15km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Vire: market Friday (20km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (24km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (25km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (34km)

More information about Danvou-la-Ferriere, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Danvou-la-Ferriere, France

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

National Monuments

  • Carrouges Chateau (58km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (33km)
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (34km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (34km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (36km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (29km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (37km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (16km)
  • Roches de Ham (28km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (30km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (31km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (33km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (34km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (43km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (14km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (24km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (42km)
  • Ducey (58km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (8km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Danvou-la-Ferriere

Canton: Aunay-sur-Odon

Arrondissement: Vire

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14770

Distance to Danvou-la-Ferriere

from Caen (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 221 km

from Calais: 286 km

from Nice: 843 km

from Bordeaux: 458 km

from Strasbourg: 618 km

Getting here

Danvou-la-Ferriere 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 Danvou-la-Ferriere from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Lassy, Le Mesnil-Auzouf, Le Plessis-Grimoult, Lenault, Montchauvet, Ondefontaine, Perigny, Roucamps, Saint-Jean-le-Blanc and Saint-Vigor-Des-Mezerets.

This page in French: Visiter Danvou-la-Ferriere