Glos tourism and travel guide

Photo of Glos in Calvados

Photo is of Lisieux Basilica at 4 km from Glos

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Glos 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 Glos in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lisieux Basilica at 4 km and Lisieux at 5 km.

Glos, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Lisieux Basilica

Lisieux Basilica

Church at 4 km (direction west-north-west)

The basilica in Lisieux is a 20th century church built in tribute to Saint-Therese,...

See Lisieux Basilica guide
Lisieux

Lisieux

at 5 km (direction west-north-west)

The painstaking rebuilding of Lisieux since the war has gone a long way to...

See Lisieux guide
Chateau de Boutemont

Chateau de Boutemont

Castle at 8 km (direction north-west)

Beautiful chateau and gardens in the Calvados department of Normandy...

See Chateau de Boutemont guide
Cambremer

Cambremer

at 17 km (direction west)

Cambremer is a very picturesque small village, ideally explored as part of the Normandy...

See Cambremer guide
 
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Les Jardins du Pays d\'Auge

Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge

Garden at 17 km (direction west)

The gardens of the Pays d'Auge are a beautiful mature garden set around a...

See Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge guide
Beuvron

Beuvron

Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

Part of the Normandy Cider Route, Beuvron has lots of half-timberd houses and is...

See Beuvron guide
Villers-sur-Mer

Villers-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 30 km (direction north-west)

Villers-sur-Mer is one of several friendly beach resorts along the Normandy coast...

See Villers-sur-Mer guide
Deauville

Deauville

Seaside resort at 30 km (direction north-west)

The resort of Deauville, established in the 19th century, is still one of the...

See Deauville guide
Trouville

Trouville

Seaside resort at 31 km (direction north-west)

The long established resort at Trouville has retained lots of its 19th century villas,...

See Trouville guide
Pont-Audemer

Pont-Audemer

at 31 km (direction north-east), in the Eure department

The canals and rivers are the highlight in Pont Audemer, famous for its traditional...

See Pont-Audemer guide
Houlgate

Houlgate

Seaside resort at 32 km (direction west-north-west)

The beach is certainly the main attraction at Houlgate, and there are also some...

See Houlgate guide
Villerville

Villerville

Seaside resort at 33 km (direction north-north-west)

Less popular than neighbours Deauville and Trouville, the resort at Villerville also has a...

See Villerville guide
Dives-sur-Mer

Dives-sur-Mer

at 33 km (direction west-north-west)

In the 'Village of William the Conqueror' at Dives-sur-Mer artisans and artists are brought...

See Dives-sur-Mer guide
Honfleur

Honfleur

at 33 km (direction west-north-west)

There are lots of interesting things to see in Honfleur - if you can...

See Honfleur guide

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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

What to do at Glos? 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

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)
 
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Geography and distances

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

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

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