La Graverie tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Graverie in Calvados

Visit La Graverie: highlights and tourist information

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La Graverie is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 49 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: La Graverie is 236 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vire at 6 km and Domfront at 38 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Graverie, 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 Graverie 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 La Graverie

Markets in and near La Graverie

  • Vire: market Friday (6km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (17km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (23km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (25km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Brecey: market Friday (28km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (29km)

More information about La Graverie, Normandy

Tourist attractions near La Graverie, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (34km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (44km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (46km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (48km)
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (35km)
  • Argences (42km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (15km)
  • Roches de Ham (19km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (31km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (33km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (49km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (50km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (17km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (26km)
  • Villers-Bocage (27km)
  • Ducey (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (15km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (15km)
  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (33km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Graverie

Canton: Bény-Bocage

Arrondissement: Vire

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14350

Distance to La Graverie

from Caen (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 236 km

from Calais: 301 km

from Nice: 851 km

from Bordeaux: 452 km

from Strasbourg: 633 km

Getting here

La Graverie 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 La Graverie from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaulieu, Burcy, Campagnolles, Carville, Coulonces, Etouvy, Le Beny-Bocage, Le Desert, Le Mesnil-Robert, Le Reculey, Saint-Martin-Don, Sainte-Marie-Laumont and Vaudry.

This page in French: Visiter La Graverie