Grangues tourism and travel guide

Photo of Grangues in Calvados

Photo is of Dives-sur-Mer at 4 km from Grangues

Visit Grangues: highlights and tourist information

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Grangues 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 Grangues in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Dives-sur-Mer at 4 km and Houlgate at 4 km.

Grangues, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 4 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


Seaside resort at 4 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Houlgate guide


Seaside resort at 5 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Cabourg guide


Seaside resort at 7 km (direction north-east)

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

See Villers-sur-Mer guide


Most Beautiful Village at 9 km (direction south)

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

See Beuvron guide


Seaside resort at 14 km (direction north-east)

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

See Deauville guide
Les Jardins du Pays d\'Auge

Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge

Garden at 15 km (direction south-east)

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

See Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge guide


at 15 km (direction south-east)

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

See Cambremer guide


Seaside resort at 15 km (direction north-east)

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

See Trouville guide


Seaside resort at 20 km (direction north-east)

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

See Villerville guide
Chateau de Boutemont

Chateau de Boutemont

Castle at 22 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Chateau de Boutemont guide


at 24 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Lisieux guide


at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Caen guide
Lisieux Basilica

Lisieux Basilica

Church at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Lisieux Basilica guide

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Map of places to visit near Grangues


Markets in and near Grangues

  • Dives-sur-Mer: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (4km)
  • Houlgate: market Thursday (4km)
  • Cabourg: market Thursday & Monday & Saturday - seasonal market only (5km)
  • Cabourg: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (5km)
  • Villers-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Friday (7km)
  • Blonville-sur-Mer: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (10km)
  • Blonville-sur-Mer: market Friday (10km)
  • Troarn: market Saturday (13km)
  • Deauville: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (14km)
  • Ouistreham: market Wednesday & Saturday - seasonal market only (14km)

More information about Grangues, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Grangues, France

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

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) (24km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (38km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Boutemont (22km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (31km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (37km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pegasus Bridge (16km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (25km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (25km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (28km)

Geography and distances

Grangues is in the north of France at 25 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Grangues is 181 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Grangues

Canton: Dozulé

Arrondissement: Lisieux

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14160

Distance to Grangues

from Caen (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 181 km

from Calais: 231 km

from Nice: 834 km

from Bordeaux: 494 km

from Strasbourg: 575 km

Getting here

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

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Angerville, Auberville, Beaufour-Druval, Branville, Brucourt, Cabourg, Cresseveuille, Cricqueville-en-Auge, Danestal, Dives-sur-Mer, Douville-en-Auge, Dozule, Gonneville-sur-Mer, Goustranville, Heuland, Houlgate, Periers-en-Auge, Putot-en-Auge, Saint-Leger-Dubosq and Saint-Vaast-en-Auge.

This page in French: Visiter Grangues