Laize-la-Ville tourism and travel guide

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Visit Laize-la-Ville: highlights and tourist information

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Laize-la-Ville is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 11 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Laize-la-Ville is 201 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Caen at 11 km and Creully at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Laize-la-Ville, 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 Laize-la-Ville in Normandy.

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


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Map of places to visit near Laize-la-Ville

Markets in and near Laize-la-Ville

  • Mondeville: market Thursday (11km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (11km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Troarn: market Saturday (18km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (20km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (21km)
  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (23km)
  • Douvres-la-Delivrande: market Thursday (23km)

More information about Laize-la-Ville, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Laize-la-Ville, France

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

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) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (24km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (24km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (25km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (32km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (25km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (26km)
  • Plantbessin (33km)
  • Boutemont (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Prairie (Caen) (10km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (12km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (19km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (20km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (39km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (20km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (29km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Laize-la-Ville

Canton: Bourguébus

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14320

Distance to Laize-la-Ville

from Caen (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 201 km

from Calais: 262 km

from Nice: 837 km

from Bordeaux: 472 km

from Strasbourg: 597 km

Getting here

Laize-la-Ville 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 Laize-la-Ville from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amaye-sur-Orne, Avenay, Boulon, Bretteville-sur-Laize, Clinchamps-sur-Orne, Feuguerolles-Bully, Fontenay-le-Marmion, Fresney-le-Puceux, Gouvix, Grimbosq, Hubert-Folie, Maltot, May-sur-Orne, Moutiers-en-Cinglais, Mutrecy, Rocquancourt, Saint-Andre-sur-Orne, Saint-Laurent-de-Condel, Saint-Martin-de-Fontenay, Tilly-la-Campagne and Vieux.

This page in French: Visiter Laize-la-Ville