Jort tourism and travel guide

Photo of Jort in Calvados

Visit Jort: highlights and tourist information

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Jort is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 31 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Jort is 178 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Falaise at 12 km and Cambremer at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Jort, 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 Jort 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 Jort

Markets in and near Jort

  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (6km)
  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (11km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (12km)
  • Trun: market Thursday (17km)
  • Troarn: market Saturday (24km)
  • Argentan: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (28km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Lisieux: market Saturday all day (30km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (31km)

More information about Jort, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Jort, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Jort.

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) (31km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (48km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (2km)
  • Boutemont (32km)
  • Sassy (35km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (29km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (31km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (32km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (33km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Orbec (36km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (37km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Jort

Canton: Morteaux-Couliboeuf

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14170

Distance to Jort

from Caen (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 178 km

from Calais: 260 km

from Nice: 813 km

from Bordeaux: 461 km

from Strasbourg: 575 km

Getting here

Jort 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 Jort from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barou-en-Auge, Bernieres-d'Ailly, Courcy, Ernes, Hieville, Louvagny, Morteaux-Couliboeuf, Perrieres, Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives, Sassy, Vaudeloges, Vendeuvre and Vicques.

This page in French: Visiter Jort