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La Caine tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Caine in Calvados

Photo is of Caen at 20 km from La Caine

Visit La Caine: highlights and tourist information

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La Caine is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Caen at 20 km and Creully at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Caine, 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 La Caine in Normandy.

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

Caen

Caen

at 20 km (direction north-east)

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

See Caen guide
Creully

Creully

at 28 km (direction north-east)

The medieval Chateau de Creully is the highlight in...

See Creully guide
Falaise

Falaise

at 29 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Falaise guide
Bayeux

Bayeux

at 30 km (direction north-west)

Best known for its world-famous tapestry, Bayeux also has an imposing...

See Bayeux guide
 
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Vire

Vire

at 35 km (direction west-south-west)

When you visit Vire be sure to also explore the Route des...

See Vire guide
Arromanches

Arromanches

at 35 km (direction north-north-west)

Arromanches is well known as the town where the Mulberry Harbour was...

See Arromanches guide
Beuvron

Beuvron

Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction east-north-east)

Part of the Normandy Cider Route, Beuvron has lots of...

See Beuvron guide
Cabourg

Cabourg

Seaside resort at 41 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Cabourg guide
Dives-sur-Mer

Dives-sur-Mer

at 42 km (direction east-north-east)

In the 'Village of William the Conqueror' at Dives-sur-Mer...

See Dives-sur-Mer guide
Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge

Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge

Garden at 43 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge guide
Cambremer

Cambremer

at 43 km (direction east-north-east)

Cambremer is a very picturesque small village, ideally explored...

See Cambremer guide
Houlgate

Houlgate

Seaside resort at 44 km (direction east-north-east)

The beach is certainly the main attraction at Houlgate,...

See Houlgate guide
Normandy landing beaches

Normandy landing beaches

at 47 km (direction north-west)

70 years on and the Normandy Landing Beches still attract...

See Normandy landing beaches guide
Argentan

Argentan

at 49 km (direction east-south-east), in the Orne department

Despite extensive war time damage Argentan has retained several sites of interest...

See Argentan guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Calvados

Map of places to visit near La Caine

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Markets in and near La Caine

  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (8km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (18km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (20km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (21km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (21km)
  • Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Falaise: market Saturday (28km)
  • Troarn: market Saturday (29km)

More information about La Caine, Normandy

Tourist attractions near La Caine, France

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

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) (20km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (25km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (27km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (30km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Brécy (27km)
  • Plantbessin (28km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (33km)
  • Sassy (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Rochers des Parcs (14km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (19km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (20km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (29km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (32km)
  • Roches de Ham (38km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (45km)
  • Baie des Veys (59km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (11km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (34km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (17km)
 
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Geography and distances

La Caine is in the north of France at 20 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: La Caine is 211 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Caine

Canton: Évrecy

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14210

Distance to La Caine

from Caen (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 211 km

from Calais: 272 km

from Nice: 841 km

from Bordeaux: 467 km

from Strasbourg: 607 km

Getting here

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

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Banneville-sur-Ajon, Bonnemaison, Courvaudon, Croisilles, Curcy-sur-Orne, Goupillieres, Grimbosq, Hamars, Landes-sur-Ajon, Le Mesnil-Au-Grain, Maisoncelles-sur-Ajon, Maizet, Montigny, Ouffieres, Preaux-Bocage, Saint-Agnan-le-Malherbe, Sainte-Honorine-du-Fay, Thury-Harcourt, Trois-Monts and Vacognes-Neuilly.

This page in French: Visiter La Caine

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