Le Beny-Bocage tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Beny-Bocage: highlights and tourist information

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Le Beny-Bocage is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 44 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Le Beny-Bocage is 233 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vire at 12 km and Bayeux at 39 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Beny-Bocage, 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 Le Beny-Bocage 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 Le Beny-Bocage

Markets in and near Le Beny-Bocage

  • Vire: market Friday (12km)
  • Torigni-sur-Vire: market Monday (15km)
  • Aunay-sur-Odon: market Saturday (18km)
  • Villers-Bocage: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Conde-sur-Noireau: market Thursday (23km)
  • Sourdeval: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Thury-Harcourt: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Saint-Lo: market Saturday & Friday (27km)
  • Flers: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles: market Tuesday (30km)

More information about Le Beny-Bocage, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Le Beny-Bocage, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin (53km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (30km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (39km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (40km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (43km)
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Plantbessin (30km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (43km)
  • Argences (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roches de Ham (18km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Sever (20km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (28km)
  • Forêt de Cerisy (28km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (43km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (44km)
  • Pegasus Bridge (53km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Torigni-sur-Vire (15km)
  • Villers-Bocage (21km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (30km)
  • Ducey (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Domjean (15km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (10km)
  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (37km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Beny-Bocage

Canton: Bény-Bocage

Arrondissement: Vire

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14350

Distance to Le Beny-Bocage

from Caen (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 233 km

from Calais: 295 km

from Nice: 851 km

from Bordeaux: 456 km

from Strasbourg: 630 km

Getting here

Le Beny-Bocage 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 Le Beny-Bocage from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaulieu, Bremoy, Carville, Etouvy, La Ferriere-Harang, La Graverie, Le Desert, Le Reculey, Le Tourneur, Mont-Bertrand, Montamy, Montchamp, Saint-Charles-de-Percy, Saint-Denis-Maisoncelles, Saint-Pierre-Tarentaine and Sainte-Marie-Laumont.

This page in French: Visiter Le Beny-Bocage