Lantheuil tourism and travel guide

Photo of Lantheuil in Calvados

Visit Lantheuil: highlights and tourist information

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Lantheuil is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 14 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Lantheuil is 214 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Creully at 2 km and Arromanches at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lantheuil, 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 Lantheuil 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 Lantheuil

Markets in and near Lantheuil

  • Courseulles-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Friday (8km)
  • Douvres-la-Delivrande: market Thursday (11km)
  • Saint-Aubin-sur-Mer: market Thursday (12km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (13km)
  • Bayeux: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (15km)
  • Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (18km)
  • Ouistreham: market Wednesday & Saturday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Ouistreham: market Thursday & Sunday & Friday (19km)

More information about Lantheuil, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Lantheuil, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (4km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (5km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (5km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (14km)
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (15km)
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Brécy (4km)
  • Plantbessin (21km)
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (14km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (15km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (18km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (28km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (40km)
  • Baie des Veys (46km)
  • Roches de Ham (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (23km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cabourg (29km)
  • Touques (46km)
  • Domjean (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (34km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lantheuil

Canton: Creully

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14480

Distance to Lantheuil

from Caen (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 214 km

from Calais: 252 km

from Nice: 858 km

from Bordeaux: 493 km

from Strasbourg: 608 km

Getting here

Lantheuil 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 Lantheuil from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 27 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amblie, Audrieu, Banville, Bazenville, Cairon, Colombiers-sur-Seulles, Coulombs, Crepon, Creully, Cully, Fontaine-Henry, Lasson, Le Fresne-Camilly, Le Manoir, Loucelles, Martragny, Putot-en-Bessin, Reviers, Rosel, Rucqueville, Saint-Gabriel-Brecy, Sainte-Croix-Grand-Tonne, Sainte-Croix-sur-Mer, Secqueville-en-Bessin, Thaon, Tierceville and Villiers-le-Sec.

This page in French: Visiter Lantheuil