Langrune-sur-Mer tourism and travel guide

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Visit Langrune-sur-Mer: highlights and tourist information

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Langrune-sur-Mer is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 15 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Langrune-sur-Mer is 205 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Creully at 13 km and Caen at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Langrune-sur-Mer, 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 Langrune-sur-Mer 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 Langrune-sur-Mer

Markets in and near Langrune-sur-Mer

  • Saint-Aubin-sur-Mer: market Thursday (2km)
  • Douvres-la-Delivrande: market Thursday (3km)
  • Courseulles-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Friday (6km)
  • Ouistreham: market Wednesday & Saturday - seasonal market only (10km)
  • Ouistreham: market Thursday & Sunday & Friday (10km)
  • Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (16km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (17km)
  • Cabourg: market Thursday & Monday & Saturday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Cabourg: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (19km)

More information about Langrune-sur-Mer, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Langrune-sur-Mer, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (15km)
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (15km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (17km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (25km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Brécy (15km)
  • Plantbessin (33km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (43km)
  • Boutemont (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pegasus Bridge (11km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (15km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (17km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (40km)
  • Falaises d'Etretat (60km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (34km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (55km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Langrune-sur-Mer

Canton: Douvres-la-Délivrande

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14830

Distance to Langrune-sur-Mer

from Caen (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 205 km

from Calais: 241 km

from Nice: 855 km

from Bordeaux: 499 km

from Strasbourg: 598 km

Getting here

Langrune-sur-Mer 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 Langrune-sur-Mer from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Basly, Beny-sur-Mer, Bernieres-sur-Mer, Colleville-Montgomery, Cresserons, Douvres-la-Delivrande, Fontaine-Henry, Hermanville-sur-Mer, Lion-sur-Mer, Luc-sur-Mer, Plumetot and Saint-Aubin-sur-Mer.

This page in French: Visiter Langrune-sur-Mer