Grandchamp-le-Chateau tourism and travel guide

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Visit Grandchamp-le-Chateau: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Cambremer at 9 km and Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Grandchamp-le-Chateau, 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 Grandchamp-le-Chateau 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 Grandchamp-le-Chateau

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)

More information about Grandchamp-le-Chateau, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Grandchamp-le-Chateau, France

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)

Geography and distances

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

Grandchamp-le-Chateau 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 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