La Roque-Baignard tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Roque-Baignard in Calvados

Photo is of Cambremer at 5 km from La Roque-Baignard

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La Roque-Baignard 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 La Roque-Baignard in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cambremer at 5 km and Les Jardins du Pays d\'Auge at 5 km.

La Roque-Baignard, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 5 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Cambremer guide
Les Jardins du Pays d\'Auge

Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge

Garden at 5 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge guide
Chateau de Boutemont

Chateau de Boutemont

Castle at 9 km (direction east)

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

See Chateau de Boutemont guide


at 10 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Lisieux guide


Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction west)

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

See Beuvron guide
Lisieux Basilica

Lisieux Basilica

Church at 11 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Lisieux Basilica guide


Seaside resort at 18 km (direction north-west)

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

See Villers-sur-Mer guide


Seaside resort at 19 km (direction north-west)

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

See Houlgate guide


at 19 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 20 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 20 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Deauville guide


Seaside resort at 21 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Trouville guide


Seaside resort at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Villerville guide


at 29 km (direction north-north-east)

There are lots of interesting things to see in Honfleur - if you can...

See Honfleur guide

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Map of places to visit near La Roque-Baignard


Markets in and near La Roque-Baignard

  • Lisieux: market Saturday all day (10km)
  • Pont-L'Eveque: market Monday (13km)
  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (17km)
  • Villers-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Blonville-sur-Mer: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Blonville-sur-Mer: market Friday (18km)
  • Dives-sur-Mer: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Houlgate: market Thursday (19km)
  • Cabourg: market Thursday & Monday & Saturday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Cabourg: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (20km)

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Tourist attractions near La Roque-Baignard, France

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

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) (33km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Boutemont (9km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (25km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pegasus Bridge (28km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (34km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (34km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Touques (18km)
  • Cabourg (20km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Gravenchon (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (16km)

Geography and distances

La Roque-Baignard is in the north of France at 34 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: La Roque-Baignard is 168 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Roque-Baignard

Canton: Cambremer

Arrondissement: Lisieux

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14340

Distance to La Roque-Baignard

from Caen (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 168 km

from Calais: 233 km

from Nice: 819 km

from Bordeaux: 485 km

from Strasbourg: 563 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auvillars, Beaufour-Druval, Bonnebosq, Cambremer, Formentin, La Boissiere, Le Fournet, Le Pre-d'Auge, Le Torquesne, Leaupartie, Manerbe, Montreuil-en-Auge, Repentigny, Rumesnil, Saint-Laurent-du-Mont and Saint-Ouen-le-Pin.

This page in French: Visiter La Roque-Baignard