Foulognes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Foulognes in Calvados

Photo is of Bayeux at 17 km from Foulognes

Visit Foulognes: highlights and tourist information

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Foulognes 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 Foulognes in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Bayeux at 17 km and Creully at 26 km.

Foulognes, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 17 km (direction north-east)

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

See Bayeux guide


at 26 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Creully guide


at 26 km (direction north-east)

Arromanches is well known as the town where the Mulberry Harbour was...

See Arromanches guide
Normandy landing beaches

Normandy landing beaches

at 27 km (direction north-north-west)

70 years on and the Normandy Landing Beches still attract thousands of...

See Normandy landing beaches guide


at 33 km (direction east)

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

See Caen guide


at 34 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Vire guide


at 49 km (direction west), in the Manche department

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

See Coutances guide


at 54 km (direction east-south-east)

Best known for its castle, Falaise also has several other interesting monuments...

See Falaise guide

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Map of places to visit near Foulognes


Markets in and near Foulognes

  • Le Molay-Littry: market Thursday (12km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (15km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (17km)
  • Bayeux: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (19km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (20km)
  • Isigny-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Marigny: market Wednesday (31km)

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Tourist attractions near Foulognes, France

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

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (10km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (21km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (21km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (24km)
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (7km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (24km)
  • Argences (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Cerisy (7km)
  • Roches de Ham (21km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (33km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (33km)
  • Baie des Veys (35km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (36km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (40km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (41km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (14km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (17km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (23km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (16km)
  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (50km)

Geography and distances

Foulognes is in the north of France at 33 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Foulognes is 233 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Foulognes

Canton: Caumont-l'Éventé

Arrondissement: Bayeux

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14240

Distance to Foulognes

from Caen (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 233 km

from Calais: 277 km

from Nice: 865 km

from Bordeaux: 479 km

from Strasbourg: 629 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Balleroy, Cahagnolles, Caumont-l'Evente, Cormolain, La Bazoque, La Vacquerie, Livry, Montfiquet, Montrabot, Planquery, Saint-Paul-du-Vernay, Sainte-Honorine-de-Ducy, Sallen and Vidouville.

This page in French: Visiter Foulognes