Glos tourism and travel guide

Photo of Glos in Calvados

Visit Glos: highlights and tourist information

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Glos is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 48 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Glos is 154 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lisieux at 5 km and Chateau de Boutemont at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Glos, 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 Glos 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 Glos

Markets in and near Glos

  • Lisieux: market Saturday all day (4km)
  • Thiberville: market Monday (13km)
  • Orbec: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Cormeilles: market Friday (16km)
  • Pont-L'Eveque: market Monday (19km)
  • Bernay: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Beuzeville: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (25km)
  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (26km)

More information about Glos, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Glos, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Jumièges (Jumieges) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Boutemont (8km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (30km)
  • Arboretum d'Harcourt (37km)
  • Jardins du château du Champ de Bataille (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pegasus Bridge (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Touques (27km)
  • Cabourg (34km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Gravenchon (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (7km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Glos

Canton: Lisieux 1er Canton

Arrondissement: Lisieux

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14100

Distance to Glos

from Caen (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 154 km

from Calais: 232 km

from Nice: 806 km

from Bordeaux: 481 km

from Strasbourg: 550 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beuvillers, Courtonne-la-Meurdrac, Firfol, Hermival-les-Vaux, Le Mesnil-Guillaume, Lisieux, Ouilly-du-Houley, Pretreville, Rocques, Saint-Denis-de-Mailloc, Saint-Desir, Saint-Jean-de-Livet, Saint-Julien-de-Mailloc, Saint-Martin-de-la-Lieue and Saint-Martin-de-Mailloc.

This page in French: Visiter Glos