Grandchamp-le-Chateau tourism and travel guide

Photo of Grandchamp-le-Chateau in Calvados

Photo is of Cambremer at 9 km from Grandchamp-le-Chateau

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Grandchamp-le-Chateau 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 Grandchamp-le-Chateau in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cambremer at 9 km and Les Jardins du Pays d\'Auge at 9 km.

Grandchamp-le-Chateau, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Cambremer

Cambremer

at 9 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Cambremer guide
Les Jardins du Pays d\'Auge

Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge

Garden at 9 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge guide
Lisieux

Lisieux

at 13 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Lisieux guide
Lisieux Basilica

Lisieux Basilica

Church at 14 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Lisieux Basilica guide
 
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Beuvron

Beuvron

Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction north-west)

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

See Beuvron guide
Chateau de Boutemont

Chateau de Boutemont

Castle at 16 km (direction north-east)

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

See Chateau de Boutemont guide
Dives-sur-Mer

Dives-sur-Mer

at 27 km (direction north-west)

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

See Dives-sur-Mer guide
Houlgate

Houlgate

Seaside resort at 27 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Houlgate guide
Cabourg

Cabourg

Seaside resort at 27 km (direction north-west)

One time favourite of Marcel Proust, Cabourg has one of the longest and active...

See Cabourg guide
Villers-sur-Mer

Villers-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 28 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Villers-sur-Mer guide
Falaise

Falaise

at 28 km (direction west-south-west)

Best known for its castle, Falaise also has several other interesting monuments in the...

See Falaise guide
Deauville

Deauville

Seaside resort at 31 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Deauville guide
Trouville

Trouville

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

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

See Trouville guide
Caen

Caen

at 34 km (direction west-north-west)

With a castle, two abbeys and an attracive historic centre Caen is a very...

See Caen guide

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Markets in and near Grandchamp-le-Chateau

  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (10km)
  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (11km)
  • Lisieux: market Saturday all day (14km)
  • Troarn: market Saturday (22km)
  • Pont-L'Eveque: market Monday (24km)
  • Orbec: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (26km)
  • Dives-sur-Mer: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Cabourg: market Thursday & Monday & Saturday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Cabourg: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (27km)

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Tourist attractions near Grandchamp-le-Chateau, France

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

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) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (15km)
  • Boutemont (16km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pegasus Bridge (31km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (34km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (35km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (43km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (25km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (21km)
 
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Geography and distances

Grandchamp-le-Chateau is in the north of France at 34 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Grandchamp-le-Chateau is 168 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Grandchamp-le-Chateau

Canton: Mézidon-Canon

Arrondissement: Lisieux

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14140

Distance to Grandchamp-le-Chateau

from Caen (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 168 km

from Calais: 244 km

from Nice: 813 km

from Bordeaux: 474 km

from Strasbourg: 564 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive by car typically by ferry into Cherbourg or Caen on the Normandy coast For driving distances to Grandchamp-le-Chateau from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Castillon-en-Auge, Coupesarte, Crevecoeur-en-Auge, La Houblonniere, Le Mesnil-Durand, Le Mesnil-Mauger, Le Mesnil-Simon, Lecaude, Les Authieux-Papion, Les Monceaux, Lessard-et-le-Chene, Monteille, Notre-Dame-de-Livaye, Saint-Julien-le-Faucon, Saint-Loup-de-Fribois, Saint-Martin-du-Mesnil-Oury and Saint-Pierre-Des-Ifs.

This page in French: Visiter Grandchamp-le-Chateau