Giberville tourism and travel guide

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Visit Giberville: highlights and tourist information

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Giberville is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 6 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Giberville is 195 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Caen at 6 km and Cabourg at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Giberville, 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 Giberville 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 Giberville

Markets in and near Giberville

  • Mondeville: market Thursday (3km)
  • Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (5km)
  • Troarn: market Saturday (7km)
  • Ouistreham: market Wednesday & Saturday - seasonal market only (11km)
  • Ouistreham: market Thursday & Sunday & Friday (11km)
  • Douvres-la-Delivrande: market Thursday (14km)
  • Cabourg: market Thursday & Monday & Saturday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Cabourg: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (17km)
  • Dives-sur-Mer: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (17km)

More information about Giberville, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Giberville, France

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

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) (6km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (23km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (23km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (32km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Brécy (23km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (26km)
  • Boutemont (37km)
  • Plantbessin (37km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Prairie (Caen) (6km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (6km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (7km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (33km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (29km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (40km)
  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (43km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Giberville

Canton: Troarn

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14730

Distance to Giberville

from Caen (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 195 km

from Calais: 249 km

from Nice: 839 km

from Bordeaux: 484 km

from Strasbourg: 591 km

Getting here

Giberville 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 Giberville from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Banneville-la-Campagne, Blainville-sur-Orne, Caen, Cagny, Colombelles, Cormelles-le-Royal, Cuverville, Demouville, Emieville, Escoville, Frenouville, Grentheville, Herouville-Saint-Clair, Herouvillette, Ifs, Mondeville, Ranville, Sannerville, Soliers and Touffreville.

This page in French: Visiter Giberville