Fresney-le-Puceux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fresney-le-Puceux: highlights and tourist information

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Fresney-le-Puceux is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 13 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Fresney-le-Puceux is 200 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Caen at 13 km and Falaise at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fresney-le-Puceux, 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 Fresney-le-Puceux 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 Fresney-le-Puceux

Markets in and near Fresney-le-Puceux

  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (13km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (13km)
  • Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Troarn: market Saturday (19km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (20km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (22km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (22km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (22km)

More information about Fresney-le-Puceux, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Fresney-le-Puceux, France

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

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) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (26km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (26km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (28km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (34km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (23km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (28km)
  • Plantbessin (35km)
  • Boutemont (45km)
  • Sassy (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Prairie (Caen) (12km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (14km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (18km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (21km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (40km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (20km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (29km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fresney-le-Puceux

Canton: Bretteville-sur-Laize

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14680

Distance to Fresney-le-Puceux

from Caen (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 200 km

from Calais: 263 km

from Nice: 835 km

from Bordeaux: 470 km

from Strasbourg: 597 km

Getting here

Fresney-le-Puceux 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 Fresney-le-Puceux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amaye-sur-Orne, Barbery, Boulon, Bretteville-sur-Laize, Clinchamps-sur-Orne, Feuguerolles-Bully, Fontenay-le-Marmion, Gouvix, Grimbosq, Laize-la-Ville, May-sur-Orne, Moutiers-en-Cinglais, Mutrecy, Rocquancourt, Saint-Andre-sur-Orne, Saint-Laurent-de-Condel, Saint-Martin-de-Fontenay, Tilly-la-Campagne, Urville and Vieux.

This page in French: Visiter Fresney-le-Puceux