Grandchain tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau de Beaumesnil at 5 km from Grandchain

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Grandchain is situated in the Eure 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 Grandchain in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Beaumesnil at 5 km and Chateau de Harcourt at 17 km.

Grandchain, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Beaumesnil

Chateau de Beaumesnil

Castle at 5 km (direction east-south-east)

The Chateau de Beaumesnil is a baroque style castle surrounded by park and gardens...

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Chateau de Harcourt

Chateau de Harcourt

Castle at 17 km (direction north-east)

The Chateau de Harcourt in Eure is a medieval castle now restored and surrounded...

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Le Bec-Hellouin

Le Bec-Hellouin

Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction north-north-east)

The village of Le-Bec-Hellouin is one of the prettiest in Normandy, and also has...

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Lisieux Basilica

Lisieux Basilica

Church at 33 km (direction west-north-west), in the Calvados department

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

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at 34 km (direction west-north-west), in the Calvados department

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

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at 36 km (direction east)

In Evreux it is the two religious monuments - the cathedral and the bishop's...

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Chateau de Boutemont

Chateau de Boutemont

Castle at 36 km (direction west-north-west), in the Calvados department

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

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at 36 km (direction north-north-west)

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

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La Bouille

La Bouille

at 40 km (direction north-east), in the Seine-Maritime department

You will enjoy a stroll along the banks of the Seine river when you...

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Jumieges Abbey

Jumieges Abbey

Abbey at 45 km (direction north-north-east), in the Seine-Maritime department

The extensive ruins of Jumieges Abbey are one of the most visited religious monuments...

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at 46 km (direction west-north-west), in the Calvados department

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

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Les Jardins du Pays d\'Auge

Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge

Garden at 46 km (direction west-north-west), in the Calvados department

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

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Haras du Pin

Haras du Pin

at 50 km (direction west-south-west), in the Orne department

The Haras du Pin is the oldest of the national horse training centres in...

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at 52 km (direction north-west), in the Calvados department

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

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Markets in and near Grandchain

  • Bernay: market Wednesday & Saturday (7km)
  • Beaumont-le-Roger: market Tuesday & Friday (10km)
  • La Barre-en-Ouche: market Wednesday (11km)
  • La Ferriere-sur-Risle: market Sunday (12km)
  • Montreuil-l'Argille: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Brionne: market Thursday & Sunday (18km)
  • Thiberville: market Monday (18km)
  • Orbec: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Le Neubourg: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Conches-en-Ouche: market Thursday (22km)

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Tourist attractions near Grandchain, France

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

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum d'Harcourt (17km)
  • Jardins du château du Champ de Bataille (20km)
  • Boutemont (35km)
  • Parc du manoir de Villers (44km)
  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (45km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Georges (50km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (19km)
  • Elbeuf (37km)
  • Rouen (55km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Touques (53km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (30km)

Geography and distances

Grandchain is in the north of France at 36 kilometres from Evreux, the department capital (general information: Grandchain is 125 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Grandchain

Canton: Beaumesnil

Arrondissement: Bernay

Department: Eure

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 27410

Distance to Grandchain

from Evreux (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 125 km

from Calais: 229 km

from Nice: 780 km

from Bordeaux: 477 km

from Strasbourg: 521 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive by car, often from the ferry ports at Cherbourg or Caen on the coast here For driving distances to Grandchain from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumesnil, Bernay, Corneville-la-Fouquetiere, Fontaine-l'Abbe, Jonquerets-de-Livet, Landepereuse, Saint-Aubin-Des-Hayes, Saint-Aubin-le-Guichard, Saint-Aubin-le-Vertueux, Saint-Clair-d'Arcey and Sainte-Marguerite-en-Ouche.

This page in French: Visiter Grandchain